Fifth grade students will travel to the Middle School to join sixth, seventh and eighth graders for this exciting author visit. Ms. Hiranandani's newest book, THE NIGHT DIARY, just received a 2019 Newbery Honor and 2019 Walter Dean Myers Honor.
THE NIGHT DIARY: Inspired by her father's personal experiences during the partition of India in 1947, this moving story chronicles one girl's journey to a new home in a country divided by religion and politics. Recognized as a 2019 Newbery Honor and 2019 Walter Dean Myers Honor.
THE WHOLE STORY OF HALF A GIRL: Half Indian-American, half Jewish American Sonia faces the challenges of identity and fitting in at a new school while her family struggles with her father's job loss.