Sunaya DasGupta Mueller

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Sunaya DasGupta Mueller lives in New York and was born in 2004.

  • Sunaya’s favorite books are Cinder by Marissa Meyer, Good Enough by Paula Yoo, and I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai.
  • Sunaya’s favorite music is the Hamilton soundtrack.
  • She is fluent in German and Bengali.

“I want to tell stories for multicultural kids like me about immigration, social justice, and diversity.” 

Sunaya DasGupta Mueller

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Helping Every Child Succeed

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December 11th, 2018

Scholastic and the Yale Child Study Center launch a research collaborative to help all kids thrive in the classroom and beyond.

Sunaya with Meg Lemke and Jenny Abramowitz, members of the Children’s and YA planning committee of the Brooklyn Book Festival

A Visit to the Brooklyn Book Festival

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September 27th, 2018

A festival in Brooklyn, New York, brings authors and young readers together.

Plunging Into Summer With Favorite Book Characters

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July 16th, 2018

Kids at a Scholastic summer reading event in Jersey City got to meet Clifford the Big Red Dog, Geronimo Stilton, and Dog Man.

Sunaya with her mother, Sayantani DasGupta

The Secret Is Out!

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March 29th, 2018

Our Kid Reporter attends the launch of her mother’s new middle-grade fantasy novel, The Serpent’s Secret.

Sunaya with Jane Goodall Institute videographer Bill Wallauer

Wild About Conservation

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February 26th, 2018

Our Kid Reporter learns more about Jane Goodall and conservation at the New York Wild Film Festival.

Sunaya With Maya Lin (Photo Courtesy of Author)

Maya​ ​Lin:​ ​An Artist​ for​ ​the​ ​Environment

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November 14th, 2017

The renowned artist and architect’s “What Is Missing?” project explores the mass extinction of species.

One of the 13,000+ physical samples housed in the Lamont Deep Sea Sample Repository at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory. Photo by Kkostel

Learning More About the Climate

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October 31st, 2017

An open house at Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory helps kids understand more about the planet and our changing climate.

Mallika Chopra and Sunaya at the Rubin Museum of Art in New York City

Just Breathe: Mindfulness for Kids

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July 5th, 2017

Wellness author Mallika Chopra has written a book to help young people cope with the stress and anxiety in their lives.

Sunaya with Kate Hamill

Weird—and Wonderful—Women Characters

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April 21st, 2017

Our Kid Reporter attends the New York City preview of Vanity Fair and interviews playwright and actress Kate Hamill.

Sunaya with the Queen Lear Cast

Performing Shakespeare, Post-Apocalyptic Style

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March 24th, 2017

Students talk about their love of acting and their unique interpretation of one of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedies.