Home and away
|Format:||Print Book 2018|
|Availability:||Available at 17 Libraries 17 of 17 copies|
Friday Night Lights meets Dear Martin in this thought-provoking coming-of-age story about family, identity, and forgiveness.Tasia Quirk is young, Black, and fabulous. She's a senior, she's got great friends, and a supportive and wealthy family. She even plays football as the only girl on her private high school's team.But when she catches her mamma trying to stuff a mysterious box in the closet, her identity is suddenly called into question. Now Tasia's determined to unravel the lies that have overtaken her life. Along the way, she discovers what family and forgiveness really mean, and that her answers don't come without a fee. An artsy bisexual boy from the Valley could help her find them-but only if she stops fighting who she is, beyond the color of her skin.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
Racially mixed youth
Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Women football players -- Fiction.
High school seniors -- Fiction.
Private schools -- Fiction.
Racially mixed people -- Fiction.
Bisexual teenagers -- Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
|Publisher|| Salem, MA :2018
377 pages ; 22 cm