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The Leavers

By Lisa Ko


Lisa Ko’s powerful debut has earned a well-deserved spot as a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction. The Leavers is the winner of the 2016 PEN/Bellwether Prize for Fiction, awarded by Barbara Kingsolver, for a novel that addresses issues of social justice.

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Author Spotlight

C. Morgan Babst

Author of The Floating World

Morgan Babst evacuated New Orleans one day before Hurricane Katrina made landfall. After eleven years in New York, she now lives in New Orleans with her husband and child. And her debut novel, The Floating World, is “a story of New Orleans and for New Orleans, offered, like the best things we make in this city, to the world.”

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Algonquin Young Readers

The Girl Who Drank the Moon

By Kelly Barnhill

Winner of the 2017 Newbery Medal and a #1 New York Times bestseller, this epic fantasy introduces us to  a young girl raised by a witch, a swamp monster, and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon who must unlock the powerful magic buried deep inside her.

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