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Sacha Lamb

Sacha Lamb (they/them) is a 2018 Lambda Literary Fellow in Young Adult fiction, and graduate in Library and Information Science and History from Simmons University. Their debut novel, When The Angels Left the Old Country, is a Printz Honor Book, Stonewall and Sydney Taylor Award Winner, and National Jewish Book Award Finalist. Sacha lives in New England with a miniature dachshund mix named Anzu Bean.

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Equity & Inclusion in Kidlit

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