2017 YA/MG Books With POC Leads

Young adult and middle grade novels featuring POC leads being released in 2017.
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258 books · 382 voters · list created June 1st, 2015 by Rainbowheart (votes) .
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Rainbowheart 2079 books
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Amy 274 books
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Cindy III 8449 books
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Brie 165 books
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Emily 1050 books
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Dahlia 5154 books
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Sydney 427 books
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K.T. 409 books
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Comments Showing 1-10 of 10 (10 new)

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message 1: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart Removed The Perfect Ending, which got pushed to 2018.


message 2: by Brooke (new)

Brooke Awesome list! I've been looking for something like this, to help me discover new books.


message 3: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart Removed Checked and The Place Between Breaths, which got pushed to 2018.


The FountainPenDiva, Old school geek chick and lover of teddy bears Thank you for this awesome list. I've marked quite a few to reads!


message 5: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart Removed Amal Unbound, which got pushed to 2018.


message 6: by rachel ☾ (new)

rachel ☾ Removed:

The Freedom Dress. No release date.
Shadowshaper. 2015 release.


message 7: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart Thanks for helping to keep the list in good shape!


message 8: by rachel ☾ (new)

rachel ☾ @rainbowheart: you're welcome! literally least i can do. i've had a ton of free time lately so.


message 9: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart Removed for being delayed from their original 2017 release date....

My Life as an Ice-Cream Sandwich, When the World Became White, Genesis Begins Again, Feathers Like Rain, The Searchers, The Long Journey Home, Untitled by An Na.


message 10: by Rainbowheart (new)

Rainbowheart Had to remove several non-2017 titles.


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