November 26th, 2007
Marina Budhos is an author of award-winning fiction and nonfiction who frequently writes about the collision of cultures. She has published two novels, The Professor of Light (Putnam, 1999) and House of Waiting (Global City Press, 1995), and a nonfiction book, Remix: Conversations with Immigrant Teenagers (Henry Holt, 1999). Ask Me No Questions (Simon & Schuster) is her first young adult novel.
I spoke with Marina Budhos about Ask Me No Questions, which is new in paperback. The novel is an American Library Association Best Books for Young Adults 2007, a Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Book of 2006, a Booklist Editors’ Choice 2006, and a Bloomsbury Review’s Editors’ Favorite Reads, among many awards and accolades.
Visit MarinaBudhos.com for more information.