The White Rose is a novel-in-verse dealing with the White Rose resistance movement in Germany during World War II. Kip Wilson has published an extensive amount of short fiction and nonfiction. The White Rose is her first book.
Four Malka Penn honor books were named this year:
- The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman
- The Girl of the Southern Sea by Michelle Kadarusman
- The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees by Don Brown
- We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices edited by Wade Hudson and Cheryl Willis Hudson
The awards ceremony is scheduled for April 23 at the Thomas Dodd Research Center on the Storrs campus of the University of Connecticut.
On April 11, 2018: Author of "My Beautiful Birds" Wins First Malka Penn Award