Austin Public Library. (2018, May 23). Hena Khan [Video]. YouTube.
Hena Khan is a Pakistani-American author who writes books for children and young adults about religion and culture. In this video, she discusses when she began writing and what inspired her. Hena also mentions her book, Power Forward, which is the first book in a brand new series. The book features a young boy Zaid Salim and his relationship with basketball. Hena also highlights her popular book Amina’s Voice, a book about a 12 year old girl who is learning how to navigate middle schools as a Pakistani-American.
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