Books, Pre-orders

You are invited to the loveliest wedding of the year!

We are so excited to announce that Ritu Weds Chandni is available to pre-order! This gorgeous picture book by Ameya Narvankar features two desi brides, two baraats, and a big vibrant desi wedding. Join Ritu and Chandni on their journey to acceptance and a lifetime of love. Pre-Order Today!

Educator resources, Events

It’s #BookWeek2020atHome!

To all our educators who continue to guide our children during this crisis, you are deeply valued and cherished. Thank you. If you are celebrating Book Week with your class virtually this year, we have some resources for you. Maxine Schur, author of BRAVE WITH BEAUTY: A STORY OF AFGHANISTAN (a 2020 Notable Social Studies… Continue reading It’s #BookWeek2020atHome!

Book Trailers, Books, Giveaways

A powerful #herstory for all ages

https://youtu.be/mNrBkTbtql4 Story by Maxine Rose Schur, Art by Patricia Grush, Robin Dewitt, and Golsa Yaghoobi. Music : Ustād Gadā Mohammad, an Afghān musician from the city of Herāt, specialized in playing Dutār (Public Domain Work, Source: Wikimedia Commons) The gorgeous story of Queen Goharshad is out into the world! We are going to celebrate by… Continue reading A powerful #herstory for all ages