By Gayleen Rabakukk
Co-founders Gauri Manglik & Sadaf Siddique
KitaabWorld is a new online bookseller focusing exclusively on South Asian and diverse children’s
titles. I interviewed founder Gauri Manglik about their unique niche, how the business got started and their Counter Islamophobia Through Stories campaign.
KitaabWorld is a great resource for finding children’s books with South Asian connections.
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By Cynthia Leitich Smith
Reem Faruqi is the first-time author of Lailah’s Lunchbox, illustrated by Lea Lyon (Tilbury House, 2015). From the promotional copy:
Lailah is in a new school in a new country, thousands of miles from her old home,
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