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Mira in the Present Tense

Sita Brahmachari


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Twelve-year-old Mira comes from a chaotic, artistic, and outspoken family in which it’s not always easy to be heard. As her beloved Nana Josie's health declines, Mira begins to discover the secrets of those around her and also starts to keep some of her own. An incredibly insightful, honest novel exploring the delicate balance of life and death, but keeps the celebration of friendship, culture, and life at its heart.

Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807551516, 288pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2015

About the Author

Sita Brahmachari was born in England to an Indian doctor form Kolkata and an English nurse from the Lake District. She lives and works in North London with her husband, three children, and a temperamental cat. This is her first novel.