[DWJ] McKinley and racism (WAS recommendations)

Deborah Meghnagi Bailey deborah at brightweavings.com
Thu Aug 1 07:14:31 EDT 2013


Nirupam is fabulous. And Nan, who is the heroine, is fat and not pretty. A
wonderful representation of a non-color/ethnicity related 'otherness'. 

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On Wed, 31 Jul 2013, Lucy Pearson wrote:

> In Witch Week there's Nirupam Singh (one of the nicer characters in 
> the book, actually).

Oh, Nirupam! He's my favorite in the whole book.. He's just *decent*.

-deborah

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