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Priya Dreams of Marigolds and Masala

Priya Dreams of Marigolds and Masala by Meenal Patel (Beaver’s Pond Press, 2019). Priya asks her beloved Babi Ba, “What is India like?” as they stand side-by-side preparing the evening meal. Babi Ba tells Priya of her India – the sights, sounds, and smells. And, Priya, in return, discovers how to bring India to her Babi Ba. (Grades K-2)

Award Status: Winner, 2020

Award Category: Young Readers

Author: Meenal Patel

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