Marina Budhos

Marina Budhos is the author of such books as Ask Me No Questions, Tell Us We're Home, and Remix: Conversations with Immigrant Teenagers. She has received an EMMA (Exceptional Merit Media Award) and a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers' Award for women writers. Ms. Budhos has been a Fulbright Scholar in India, has given talks throughout the country and abroad, and has taught at several universities and colleges. She is currently an associate professor of English at William Paterson University. She lives with her husband and fellow Atheneum author, Marc Aronson, and their two sons in Maplewood, New Jersey. You can visit her online at marinabudhos.com.

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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Take the long view.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Somewhere warm, perhaps India.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Salad.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Being too insecure earlier in my life, as in my twenties, to pursue what I wanted.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. My patience.

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