Juvenile fiction. Novels in verse. Novels in verse. Fiction. Juvenile works. Novels in verse. Transgender fiction.
Eleven-year-old (nearly twelve) Celi Rivera, who is a mix of Black-Puerto Rican-Mexican Indian is uncomfortable about her approaching period, and the changes that are happening to her body; she is horrified that her mother wants to hold a traditional public moon ceremony to celebrate the occasion--until she finds out that her best friend Magda is contemplating an even more profound change of life.
Rainbow Book List, 2020. https://glbtrt.ala.org/rainbowbooks/archives/1331 Américas Award, Honorable Mention, 2020