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You Should See Me in a Crown

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Becky Albertalli meets Jenny Han in a smart, hilarious, black girl magic, own voices rom-com by a staggeringly talented new writer.

Liz Lighty has always believed she's too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed midwestern town. But it's okay -- Liz has a plan that will get her out of Campbell, Indiana, forever: attend the uber-elite Penni
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Expected publication: June 2nd 2020 by Scholastic Press
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Dylan
Mar 28, 2019 marked it as to-read
This queer boy from indiana can't wait to read about a queer girl from indiana as she falls in love with her competition in a beauty pageant??? i'm???
faith ✨
if you know me, it would be obvious as to why I immediately added this to my TBR after reading the title but SAPPHIC BLACK GIRL FALLING IN LOVE @ PROM I NEED

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Jun 04, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: lgbtq, poc-mc, ya, 2020-release
Queer kids running for prom queen falling in love!! I NEED!!!
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Oct 02, 2019 marked it as to-read
*BREAKS INTO SONG*
Fer Bañuelos (myownlittlebookshelf)
i'm gonna run this nothing town.
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Shelves: to-be-released
This is the exact kind of book I needed to read when I was growing up. I’m sad I didn’t, but I am so, SO happy kids will be able to now :’)
May Regan
Nov 03, 2019 marked it as to-read
it's another queer prom romance set in Indiana but this time featuring what I hope to be an enemies-to-lovers romance I am d e c e a s e d .
also that song reference in the title uhhhh
help me please I'm gonna end up spending all my college funds on books
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Leah Johnson is a writer, editor and eternal Midwesterner currently moonlighting as a New Yorker. Leah received her MFA in fiction writing from Sarah Lawrence College, where she currently teaches in their undergraduate writing program. Her debut YA novel, YOU SHOULD SEE ME IN A CROWN is forthcoming from Scholastic in 2020.