A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

Hena Khan


Hena Khan is a Pakistani-American writer. She is the author of the books "Amina's Voice," "Amina's Song" and "More to the Story." She also wrote the picture books "Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns," "Under My Hijab" and "It's Ramadan." Khanlives in her hometown of Rockville, Md., with her basketball-loving family. 

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Scheduled events:
Navigating Multiple Cultures and Identities
Three authors of picture books and middle-grade novels talk about creating stories in which characters with hyphenated identities navigate multiple cultures in their daily lives.

Helios Education Foundation Children/Teen Stage (Seats 1000)
Sat, Mar 6, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Children / Teens

Panelists: Livia Blackburne, Hena Khan, Mitali Perkins
Moderator: Leah Duran

Books:
Amina's Song
Children / Teens
Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
March 2021
ISBN 9781534459885
288 pages
$17.99, INSTORE
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Amina's Voice
Children / Teens
Simon and Schuster
March 2017
ISBN 9781481492065
Hardcover, 197 pages

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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