Our Stories, Our Voices

by Amy Reed (Author), Julie Murphy (Author), Sandhya Menon (Author), Ellen Hopkins (Author), Amber Smith (Author), Nina LaCour (Author), Stephanie Kuehnert (Author), Sona Charaipotra (Author), Anna-Marie McLemore (Author), Brandy Colbert (Author), Martha Brockenbrough (Author), Jaye Robin Brown (Author), Maurene Goo (Author), Aisha Saeed (Author), Jenny Torres Sanchez (Author), Hannah Moskowitz (Author), Ilene (I.W.) Gregorio (Author), Tracy Deonn (Author), Somaiya Daud (Author), Christine Day (Author), Alexandra Duncan (Author), Amy Reed (Editor)
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“Truthful and empowering.” —Booklist

From Amy Reed, Ellen Hopkins, Amber Smith, Nina LaCour, Sandhya Menon, and more of your favorite YA authors comes an “outstanding anthology” (School Library Connection) of essays that explore the diverse experiences of injustice, empowerment, and growing up female in America.

This collection of twenty-one essays from major YA authors—including award-winning and bestselling writers—touches on a powerful range of topics related to growing up female in today’s America, and the intersection with race, religion, and ethnicity. Sure to inspire hope and solidarity to anyone who reads it, Our Stories, Our Voices belongs on every young woman’s shelf.

This anthology features essays from Martha Brockenbrough, Jaye Robin Brown, Sona Charaipotra, Brandy Colbert, Somaiya Daud, Christine Day, Alexandra Duncan, Ilene Wong (I.W.) Gregorio, Maurene Goo. Ellen Hopkins, Stephanie Kuehnert, Nina LaCour, Anna-Marie LcLemore, Sandhya Menon, Hannah Moskowitz, Julie Murphy, Aisha Saeed, Jenny Torres Sanchez, Amber Smith, and Tracy Walker.

Publication date
August 14, 2018
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