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Quang & Lien – Girl Giant and the Monkey King

‘Girl Giant and the Monkey King’ illustrated by Quang & Lien is a fantastic tale packed with magic, adventure, and middle-school woes.

The story focuses on Thom Ngo, a 12-year-old Vietnamese girl who is in high school in America. She sets out on a journey through Vietnamese folklore and mythology while simultaneously juggling school life and her relationship with her mother.

Containing themes of racism, belonging, identity, and inter-generational differences, this captivating fantasy tale is available from Roaring Brook Press / Macmillan from November.

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Anjan Sarkar – Queen of the Hanukkah Dosas

Anjan Sarkar has illustrated ‘Queen of the Hanukkah Dosas’ for FSG Books for Young Readers. Written by Pamela Ehrenberg, this sweet and humorous picture book about a multi-cultural family celebrating Hanukkah while incorporating traditional Indian food, is available from October.

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