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The Leavers

By Lisa Ko

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD
FINALIST FOR FICTION!

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.

Set in New York and China, The Leavers is a vivid examination of borders and belonging. It’s a moving story of how a boy comes into his own when everything he loves is taken away, and how a mother learns to live with the mistakes of the past.

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Author Spotlight

Gabrielle Zevin

Author of Young Jane Young

Gabrielle Zevin is a New York Times bestselling author whose books have been translated into more than thirty languages. Her eighth novel, The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry, spent more than four months on the New York Times Bestseller list.

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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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