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A timely, accessible, and beautifully written story exploring themes of food, friendship, family and what it means to belong, featuring sixth-graders Sara, a Pakistani American, and Elizabeth, a white, Jewish girl taking a South Asian cooking class taught by Sara’s mom.

Sixth-graders Sara and Elizabeth could not be more different. Sara is at a new school that is
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Hardcover, 320 pages
Expected publication: May 12th 2020 by Clarion Books/HMH
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Saadia and I discussed our collaboration on A PLACE AT THE TABLE at the Nerdy Book Club Blog.

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Laura Shovan’s debut novel, THE LAST FIFTH GRADE OF EMERSON ELEMENTARY (Random House Kids, 2016), won multiple awards and is the 2018 Arnold Adoff Poetry Award for New Voices honor book. TAKEDOWN, her latest book for kids, is about the first girl on an all-boys’ wrestling team (Random House Kids, 2018). It is a Junior Library Guild and a PJ Our Way selection. A PLACE AT THE TABLE, a new middle gra ...more