Neela Vaswani is the co-author (with Silas House) of the middle-grade novel Same Sun Here and the author of You Have Given Me a Country and Where the Long Grass Bends. Her work has received an American Book Gold Award, an O. Henry Prize, and a ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Award. A teacher at Spalding University's MFA in Writing program and founder of the Storylines Project with the New York Public Library, Neela Vaswani lives in New York City.
About This is My Eye:
Take a journey through New York City: shapes, colors, patterns, and people are everywhere—and things look different depending on who is doing the looking.
In this playful, poetic ode to photography and point of view, one young girl captures moments of insight and community in her beloved hometown. This fictional exploration will delight kids and parents in today’s world of images and bold self-expression.