Youth Author Series: Padma Venkatraman

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Presented by City of Asylum @ Alphabet City at City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, Pittsburgh PA

Jun 15 2019
Youth Author Series: Padma Venkatraman

Join us for a reading with author Padma Venkatraman who will be presenting her newly released YA novel, The Bridge Home. Her reading will be followed by a moderated discussion with writer and cultural critic Julie Azzam.

The Bridge Home is the stirring middle grade debut by critically- acclaimed YA author Padma Venkatraman. Padma Venkatraman’s previous three novels have all received numerous awards, honors, and starred reviews. Her latest book, The Bridge Home, released this February by Penguin, is a winner of an Audiophile Magazine Earphone Award, a Global Read Aloud, and has received starred reviews in PW, Kirkus, Booklist, SLC and SLJ (for a total of seventeen stars so far).

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40 W. North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA


Safe and convenient parking for City of Asylum @ Alphabet City (40 W. North Avenue) is available at the Federal North Garage (1231 Federal Street) located on Federal Street behind the Masonic Building.


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