September 25, 2017

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The Walls Around Us

Nova Ren Suma. Algonquin.

Gr 9 Up–In alternating narratives that flow fluidly between past and present, weaving in elements of magical realism and spine-tingling ghost story, the tales of two teen girls, a convicted killer and a Juilliard-bound ballerina, collide. Haunting prose and brilliantly paced revelations culminate in an unconventional conclusion.

The Importance of Girls’ Stories: SLJ Chats with Nova Ren Suma About The Walls Around Us

Day of Dialog | Brooklyn
Coinciding with Brooklyn Book Festival, this special-engagement event on September 15 will feature both Festival and metropolitan-area authors with panels modeled on Library Journal and School Library Journal’s long-running and annually sold-out Day of Dialog events. Get the inside scoop on the hottest new books—plus book giveaways and author signings!