>SAY HER NAME
by Francisco Goldman
A heart-wrenching tribute to the young wife author Goldman lost in a shocking body-surfing accident.
THE WAY THINGS LOOK TO ME
by Roopa Farooki
Three orphaned London siblings, one of them autistic, lean on each other as they move haltingly into adulthood.
by Jo Ann Beard
A wryly perceptive 14-year-old narrates this coming-of- age tale set in small-town ’70s America.