Who Tells Your Story is an all ages book discussion group in which we will primarily explore titles from Own Voices authors, or authors who are from a marginalized/underrepresented group writing about their own experiences and/or writing from their own perspective. Featuring author visits from Ami Polonsky, Saadia Faruqi, Laura Shovan, and Lisa Fipps!
June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month and the title that has been selected is Spin With Me by Ami Polonsky. * Our guest speaker will be none other than author, Ami Polonsky! *
From the publisher, In this elegant dual narrative, Essie is a thirteen year old girl feeling glum about starting a new school after her professor dad takes a temporary teaching position in a different town. She has 110 days here and she cannot wait for them to end. Then, she meets Ollie, who is nonbinary. Meanwhile, Ollie is experiencing a crush of their own-- on Essie. Can the two unwind their merry-go-round of feelings before it's too late?