Books by Shannon Gibney

DREAM COUNTRY by Shannon Gibney
Released: Sept. 11, 2018

"A necessary reckoning of tensions within the African diaspora—an introduction to its brokenness and a place to start healing. (author's note, further resources, timeline) (Historical fiction. 15-adult)"
Gibney (See No Color, 2015) skillfully navigates centuries of colonial violence, emphasizing the importance of privileging impact over intention in historical texts. Read full book review >
SEE NO COLOR by Shannon Gibney
Released: Nov. 1, 2015

"An exceptionally accomplished debut. (Fiction. 14-18)"
Biracial Alex, 16, high school baseball star and pride of her white, adoptive father and coach, sidesteps thinking about her parentage and racial identity, lying to finesse uncomfortable issues—but hiding her adoptive status from Reggie, an attractive, black player on an opposing team, troubles her. Read full book review >