This YA spotlight features a sweeping debut that takes readers to the heart of Jamaica, and the chance to fall in love with Jessica Darling’s hilarious voice all over again.
HURRICANE SUMMER by Asha Bromfield
“The one thing 18-year-old Tilla knows to be true is that, when it comes to her father, she and her family will always come second to Jamaica…For a coming-of-age novel with substance (and to transport your mind to the tropics), this is a must.” —Booklist, starred review
“This is an excellent examination of the ways wealth, gender, and color can shape and at times create mental and emotional fractures.” —School Library Journal, starred review
SLOPPY FIRSTS: A Jessica Darling Novel by Megan McCafferty
The first book in the beloved Jessica Darling series is back again, and Jessica Darling is devastated as her best friend moves away.
HURRICANE SUMMER by Asha Bromfield; 9781250622235; 5/4/21.
SLOPPY FIRSTS: A Jessica Darling Novel by Megan McCafferty; 9781250781796; 5/4/21.