Book review by Michael Berry, Common Sense Media
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age 10+

Big-hearted graphic novel explores Indian culture.

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age 8+

Beautiful insight into connecting with culture after immigrating to the US

Priyanka's mother may still follow Hindu beliefs, but she has left the rest of India behind. Feeling the void of her heritage, Priyanka can't resist the beautiful Pashmina she finds in a suitcase, especially when she discovers it has the mystical power to take her to India. A touching story of being first generation American and an eye opening account of the global plight of women and girls. Recommend for any late elementary or middle school reader. A good Hi-lo read for a high school reader.

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For kids who love graphic novels and fantasy

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