The Girl King

By: Mimi Yu

Sisters Lu and Min are princesses of the Diyi Huo empire. Lu expects to become the dynasty’s first female ruler, while Min believes she’ll live in Lu’s shadow. But everything changes when Lu is framed for murder.

ISBN: 9781681198897

JLG Release: Apr 2019

Sensitive Areas: Discrimination, Grotesque imagery, Mild sexual themes, Violence
Topics: Inheritance and succession , Princesses , Magic , Shapeshifting , Fantasy , Siblings

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Grades 9-12

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Book Details



First Release

April 2019



Dewey Classification


Trim Size

5 1/2" x 8 1/4"

Page Count


Accelerated Reader

Level 5.4; Points: 19;

Scholastic Reading Counts

Level 0; Points: 0;


Level HL700L


Print Book


Hardcover edition


Bloomsbury USA

Potentially Sensitive Areas

Discrimination, Grotesque imagery, Mild sexual themes, Violence


Inheritance and succession, Princesses, Magic, Shapeshifting, Fantasy, Siblings,

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