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5 Women YA Authors You Should Be Reading

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    SERIOUS MOONLIGHT

    APRIL 16, 2019

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

SERIOUS MOONLIGHT

by Jenn Bennett

An atmospheric, multilayered, sex-positive romance from the talented Bennett. Full review >

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    BURIED BENEATH THE BAOBAB TREE

    SEPT. 4, 2018

  • TEEN

    FORWARD ME BACK TO YOU

    APRIL 2, 2019

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

FORWARD ME BACK TO YOU

by Mitali Perkins

A hymn to faith, friendship, and social justice, sung by gentle men and strong women of many colors and ages. Full review >

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