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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Tahereh Mafi

Nominated in Literature

About Tahereh Mafi

The New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the Shatter Me series and 2018 book A Very Large Expanse of Sea, Tahereh lends a powerful voice to children’s and young adult lit. Embracing topics like intercultural relationships, discrimination and cultural identity to an audience hungry for honest portrayals relating to their own lives. Connecting with her 200K+ social followers, the author uses Twitter to answer fan questions about her books and tease her upcoming novels while her Instagram is a beautiful feed displaying her life and occasionally, her breakdancing skills.

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