Books by Ashley Herring Blake

GIRL MADE OF STARS by Ashley Herring Blake
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 15, 2018

"A powerful, nuanced, and necessary read. (Fiction. 14-17) "
A feminist teen struggles with the personal impact of sexual assault. Read full book review >
IVY ABERDEEN'S LETTER TO THE WORLD by Ashley Herring Blake
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 6, 2018

"Ivy's story is no mere niche-filler in LGBTQ middle-grade realism—it's a standard-setter. (Fiction. 8-14)"
Twelve-year-old Ivy Aberdeen finds comfort in drawing; she keeps a private sketchbook the way other kids her age keep written diaries. Read full book review >
HOW TO MAKE A WISH by Ashley Herring Blake
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 2, 2017

"Despite the heavy topics addressed, the story never feels hopeless or depressing, as the author writes with nuance and care about her cast of admirably strong, loyal, and resilient teens who face head on the challenges life throws at them. (Fiction. 14-18)"
The indelible impact parents can make is at the heart of this relationship-driven coming-of-age novel. Read full book review >
SUFFER LOVE by Ashley Herring Blake
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 3, 2016

"A smart, satisfying romance. (Romance. 12-18)"
Two teens fall for each other, but their love seems star-crossed because of the sins of their parents. Read full book review >