Silver Medalist, IBPA’s The Bill Fisher Award for Best First Book
Though Shreya is a champion on the soccer field, the coolest scientist at her school, and dances like a star, she just can’t seem to figure out how else to style her hair. After all, how would she explain the patches on her head with no hair at all?
Set in the remote mountains of Ladakh in India, Milky Way is a sweet tale of friendship between a boy and the moon. The story highlights the importance of the moon in Tibetan Buddhism and showcases elements of Himalayan cultures, including their delectable cuisine.