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Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni Describes the Indian Rickshaw

Indian rickshaws are used to help safely transport children and goods from one place to another. Because of their dependability and flexibility, rickshaws are still popular in modern India. Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, author of, One Amazing Thing and Oleander Girl, explains the significant part the rickshaw plays in Indian cities in her recent essay.

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Books In Common Supported Events!

Christina Baker Kline, NYT Best Selling author of Orphan Train, visited the community of Woodstock, CT in February. Coordinator Deb Sharpe: “Her presentation was loved by everyone. I have gotten several positive emails from our patrons already! I would highly recommend her to any library. Thanks for your help in getting her here!”

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Everyone’s Included: An Interview with Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, New York Times bestselling author of 'Oleander Girl'

Within her novels, New York Times bestselling author Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni brings to life the South Asian experiences, culture, and diversity in both America and India. Her latest novel, Oleander Girl, explores the conflicts between the old world and new, the difficulties of finding love in a broken world, and the courage needed when we travel to strange, unfamiliar lands.

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Monroe County celebrates Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and “One Amazing Thing”

One Amazing Thing

Monroe County welcomed Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni for this year’s One Book One Community.

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Monroe Community Anticipates Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni with ‘One Amazing Thing’

One Amazing Thing

Monroe, MI’s One Book One Community program anticipates Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s visit.

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