As Jordan travels from his Washington Heights neighborhood to the upscale Riverdale private school where he’s starting seventh grade, he finds himself torn between two worlds—and not really fitting into either one.
JLG Release: Apr 2019
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Awards & Honors
2019 Kirkus Prize Finalist
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
School Library Journal*, Kirkus Reviews*, Booklist*, Publishers Weekly*, The Horn Book Magazine
School Library Journal
6" x 9"
Level 2.9; Points: 2;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 3.1; Points: 6;
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Neighborhoods, Family life, Washington Heights, New York City, Riverdale, Bronx, Private schools, Art and drawing, Academics, Race and racism, Friendship, Comics and graphic novels,