Learn more about Indian culture through this immersive box! The featured book tells the story of Maria and her Mexican-Indian-American family during World War II. It examines the prejudice and discriminatory laws that existed at that time and its impact on immigrant families and the impact of the war on immigrants to the U.S. Author Uma Krishnaswami manages to address racism, sexism, and history in a manner that is relatable and age appropriate. But at its core, this book is about a young girl’s courage and determination to pursue what she wants – to play competitive softball at a time when girls softball leagues did not exist.
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