Entertainment Weekly: 'The Hate U Give' Author Interviews Arvin Ahmadi about Creating More Diverse Characters
NPR: A Puzzled Teen Seeks Answers and Finds Crosswords in Down and Across
NPR: Down and Across Is A Coming-Of-Age Story for Pressure-Driven Washington Teens
Mashable: Teen Angst Gets Real Gritty (and Real Nerdy) in New YA Novel Down and Across
Bustle: Down and Across by Arvin Ahmadi is the New YA Book to Read
Washington City Paper: In His Debut Novel, Author Arvin Ahmadi Writes a Love Letter to D.C.
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