IN-PERSON: Meet-and-greet with author Ushma Multani + illustrator Ann Gagliano

Event date: 
10/15/2022 - 10:00am

Local author Ushma Multani and illustrator Ann Gagliano join us for a meet-and-greet at the store from 10am–Noon. Their picture book, Reena and the Diwali Star, will take you on a colorful journey from Boston to Mumbai and back! No registration required for this event, so don't hesitate to come any time between 10 am and 12 noon to say hi! 



Absorb the culture and traditions of the Diwali festival as you learn about the Diwali Star with Reena, and find out how to use the Diwali Star to make your wish come true.

Glowing lights, colorful scenes surround Reena as she travels from Boston to Mumbai and back. On her journey, she learns about the values of kindness and responsibility, how she can give back to her community, and also enjoys making a fun new dessert. 

This interactive book will give you a chance to complete activities together while making new memories. Do you think Reena’s wish will come true?


Reena and the Diwali Star By Ann Gagliano (Illustrator), Ushma Multani Cover Image
By Ann Gagliano (Illustrator), Ushma Multani
ISBN: 9780578969886
Availability: On our shelves now.
(This book cannot be returned.)
Published: Ushma Multani - September 13th, 2021

Event address: 
Wellesley Books
82 Central St
Wellesley, MA 02482-5714