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The Katha Chest (Radhiah Chowdhury, illus by Lavanya Naidu, A&U)

In Radhiah Chowdhury and Lavanya Naidu’s book, elegant textile patterns are patchworked together with descriptive snapshot stories of young Asiya’s family members and their histories. Asiya delights in every one of her grandmother’s kathas (quilts), each one representing the life and experiences of the women whose saris they’re made of;...

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Category: Junior Reviews