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Q & A with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Discover Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s latest venture into children’s literature with “Mama’s Sleeping Scarf.” Explore the themes of preserving memories and diversifying children’s literature through the story of a Black girl named Chino. Adichie’s collaboration with illustrator Joelle Avelino brings depth and vibrant artwork to this personal and meaningful project. Get a glimpse into Adichie’s experiences as a mother and her deep bond with her daughter. Find out what future books in the series hold and learn about Adichie’s ongoing work on a novel. A captivating read for children and adults alike.

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High Marks: PW Talks with Lauren Nossett

Get insights into Lauren Nossett’s journey as a mystery writer and the motivations behind her work in this interview with PW. Discover how mysteries allow writers to delve into social themes and explore the reasons behind criminal behavior. Learn about the origin of her detective character Marlitt Kaplan and how personal experiences influenced the themes of her novels, including the lack of mental health resources in academia.

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