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Anika Fajardo

Anika Fajardo was born in Colombia and raised in Minnesota. She is the author of a book about that experience, Magical Realism for Non-Believers: A Memoir of Finding Family, which was awarded Best Book (Nonfiction) of 2020 from City Pages and was a finalist for the 2020 Minnesota Book Award. She is the author of the middle-grade novel What If a Fish, winner of the 2021 Minnesota Book Award in the Middle Grade Literature category. Her next book for young readers, Meet Me Halfway, is forthcoming in spring 2022.

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What If a Fish (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2020)

Magical Realism for Non-Believers: A Memoir of Finding Family (University of Minnesota Press, 2019)

Hercules and His 12 Labors: An Interactive Adventure (Capstone Press, 2017)

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