Books by Brandy Colbert

FINDING YVONNE by Brandy Colbert
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 7, 2018

"Patient readers may appreciate this one. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Privileged teenager Yvonne must decide what to do with her future. Read full book review >
LITTLE & LION by Brandy Colbert
Released: Aug. 8, 2017

"Readers will empathize with Suzette as she explores both her sexuality and the tricky line between honesty and betrayal. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Sixteen-year-old Suzette was sent to boarding school when her bookish older brother, Lionel, was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, but now she's back in Los Angeles for the summer. Read full book review >
LIFE IN MOTION by Misty Copeland
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 6, 2016

"As Copeland fiercely reminds herself, 'This is for the little brown girls'—and any reader in need of inspiration. (Biography. 11-16)"
A ballet milestone was reached when Copeland was named the first African-American principal ballerina at American Ballet Theater. Read full book review >
POINTE by Brandy Colbert
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 10, 2014

"This is a novel that ultimately misses the…point. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Against the backdrop of an intriguingly dark suburban Chicago, a teen dancer struggles with her past. Read full book review >