Mitali Perkins

Mitali Perkins

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Mitali Perkins was born in Kolkata (Calcutta), India, and grew up in Ghana, Cameroon, London, New York and Mexico before settling in California. She studied political science at Stanford and public policy at U.C. Berkeley, and taught in middle school, high school and college. 

She is the author of 10 novels for young readers published by Penguin Random House, Charlesbridge, Candlewick, Little Brown, and Macmillan Children's Books, she is additionally adjunct Associate Professor at Saint Mary's College of California.