Mitali Perkins at the Dublin Library

Towne Center Books will have books for sale at Mitali Perkins' presentation at the Dublin Library in the Bennett Room.
Join us on Saturday, March 10th at 1:30 PM!

Using a personal, humorous slide show, Mitali shares candidly about her experience growing up and writing between cultures. Mitali introduces some of the richness of Bengali culture throughout the talk. Audience participation is highly encouraged!

Mitali Perkins has written ten novels for young readers, including You Bring the Distant NearRickshaw GirlBamboo People, and Tiger Boy. Mitali was born in Kolkata, India before immigrating to the United States. She has lived in Bangladesh, India, England, Thailand, Mexico, Cameroon, and Ghana, studied at Stanford and U.C. Berkeley, and currently resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Event date: 
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 10:30am
Event address: 
200 Civic Plaza
Dublin Library Bennett Room
Dublin, CA 94566
You Bring the Distant Near Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780374304904
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - September 12th, 2017

Tiger Boy Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9781580896610
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - June 6th, 2017

Bamboo People Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9781580893299
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - July 1st, 2012

Rickshaw Girl Cover Image
By Mitali Perkins, Jamie Hogan (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781580893091
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Charlesbridge Publishing - February 1st, 2008