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Blood Like Magic

by Liselle Sambury
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: contemporary, multigenerational, wizards & witches

“High stakes, big heart, and lots of Black Girl Magic…unputdownable.” —Aiden Thomas, New York Timesbestselling author of Cemetery Boys
A rich, dark urban fantasy debut following a teen witch who is given a horrifying task: sacrificing her first love to save her family’s magic. The problem is, she’s never been in love—she’ll have to …

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The Greats

by Deborah Ellis
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: suicide, magical realism, caribbean & latin america, boys & men, multigenerational

With the unexpected help of a giant prehistoric sloth, ghostly grandfathers return to help a suicidal teenager.

Winning a national high-school geography competition should be the high point of Jomon’s life. So why does he find himself running through the streets of Georgetown, Guyana, later that same night — so angry and desperate? Why does he h …

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The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali

by Sabina Khan
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: lgbt, multigenerational, asia

 

With a welcome mix of humor, heart, and high-stakes drama, Sabina Khan provides a timely and honest portrait of what it's like to grow up feeling unwelcome in your own culture.

 

Fight for love. Fight for family. Fight for yourself.

Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali has always been fascinated by the universe around her and the laws of physics that keep …

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Things That Fall

by Mere Joyce
edition: eBook
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: coming of age, multigenerational, death & dying

Separated for years due to a secret squabble among their parents, a group of cousins reunite following the death of an uncle. Their mission is to help close up the family cottage for good, but in doing so, they uncover old family photos that include a woman in a wheelchair.

None know who the woman was, but the older cousins have a vague memory of he …

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My Totem Came Calling

by Blessing Musariri & Thorsten Nesch
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: literary, africa, multigenerational

Chanda is a seventeen-year-old schoolgirl in Harare, Zimbabwe, who suddenly starts suffering from memory lapses, which become even more worrisome when she starts seeing a zebra in all sorts of places. The trouble is, nobody else can see it. Afraid of being institutionalized in a hospital, she follows the advice of an old aunt and sets off for her a …

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