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Justina Chen

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Justina Chen is an award-winning writer. Her latest book, THE ART OF INSPIRATION: LEAD YOUR BEST STORY, is for any leader who wants to inspire employees, customers, and constituents. Her YA novel, NORTH OF BEAUTIFUL, was named to Best Books lists by Kirkus Reviews and Barnes & Noble. Her other novels include A Blind Spot for Boys, Return to Me, Girl Overboard (a Junior Library Guild premiere selections) and Nothing but the Truth (and a few white lies), which won the Asian Pacific American Award for Literature.

Additionally, Justina co-founded readergirlz, a cutting-edge literacy and social media project for teens, which won the National Book Foundation's Award for Innovations in Reading.

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North of Beautiful

3.92 avg rating — 34,473 ratings — published 2009 — 14 editions
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Girl Overboard

3.66 avg rating — 1,972 ratings — published 2008 — 7 editions
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Nothing But the Truth [and ...

3.64 avg rating — 1,252 ratings — published 2006 — 8 editions
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Return to Me

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A Blind Spot for Boys

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Lovely, Dark, and Deep

3.80 avg rating — 237 ratings — published 2018 — 3 editions
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The Patch

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“Getting lost is just another way of saying 'going exploring.”
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“Beauty—real everlasting beauty—lives not on our faces, but in our attitude and our actions. It lives in what we do for ourselves and for others.”
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