Sat AM Storytime, Sheetal Sheth, Always Anjali



Saturday Morning Author/Illustrator Storytime
Sheetal Sheth
Always Anjali

Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 10:30am


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Anjali and her friends are excited to get matching personalized license plates for their bikes. But Anjali can't find her name. To make matters worse, she gets bullied for her "different" name, and is so upset she demands to change it. When her parents refuse and she is forced to take matters into her own hands, she winds up learning to celebrate who she is and carry her name with pride and power. A timeless story about appreciating what makes us special and honoring our differences.


Despite being told she'd have to change her name to work, Sheetal persevered to become an award-winning actress and producer, known for her provocative performances in a wide range of memorable roles on film and television. Sheetal puts a spotlight on under-represented groups, not only through her trailblazing work as an actor, but also by being an outspoken advocate. Sheetal served in President Clinton's AmeriCorps, is on the advisory board of Equality Now, and is an ambassador for The Representation Project. She believes if you can dream it, you can be it - even if you don't see it. Sheetal, her husband, and their two kids live in New York and Los Angeles. This is her first children's book.

 
Event date: 
Saturday, October 6, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Event address: 
54 Fairfield St.
Watchung Plaza
Montclair, NJ 07042
Always Anjali Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781684019687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mascot Books - July 3rd, 2018