First daughters spotted buying alumna’s novel

Nova Ren SumaThe word got out early last week that alumna Nova Ren Suma ’97 had quite an honor bestowed upon her on Sunday, July 15, when President Barack Obama’s daughters, Malia and Sasha, were spotted at Manhattan’s Strand Bookstore buying Suma’s latest novel, Imaginary Girls.

The young adult novel, for ages 14 and up, was released in paperback on June 14 from Speak, a division of Penguin Books.