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Sasha Perseveres in America (Part 2)

Written by Marjy Marj
Illustrated by Fleance Forkuo
Published by Triple A Press

Sasha Perseveres in America is about 13-year-old Sasha Badu’s perseverance as a young black immigrant in America.

The book is based on Marjy Marj’s debut novel, The Shimmigrant. A 2019 bestselling top new release, The Shimmigrant is a poignant yet optimistic story about a young girl’s perseverance. Sasha Perseveres is book 2 of a 3 part Young Shimmigrant series.

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Publication Date: August 2021
Available As: Paperback
Middle Grade (Illustrated), Age 05 or older

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Setting: United States (New York)

Character's Place in the Immigration Journey: Immigrant

Book Creator(s) Connection to the Community Represented: Own Voices/Lived Experience

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