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by Montgomery, Candice [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Salem, MA : Page Street Publishing Co., 2018.Description: 377 pages ; 22 cm.ISBN: 1624145957; 9781624145957.Subject(s): Racially mixed youth -- Juvenile fiction | Identity (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction | Football players -- Juvenile fiction | High school seniors -- Juvenile fiction | Private schools -- Juvenile fiction | Racially mixed people -- Juvenile fiction | Racially mixed youth -- Fiction | Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction | Football players -- Fiction | High school seniors -- Fiction | Private schools -- Fiction | Racially mixed people -- Fiction | Young adult fiction | Bisexual teenagers -- Fiction | High school seniors -- Fiction | Racially mixed people -- Fiction | Football players -- Fiction | Private schools -- Fiction | Identity -- Fiction | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Diversity & Multicultural | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Family -- Blended Families | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Romance -- LGBT | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Social Themes -- Prejudice & Racism | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Sports & Recreation -- Football | Young adult fiction | Fiction | Juvenile works | Fiction | Young adult fictionSummary: Tasia is a senior with great friends and a supportive family, and she even plays football as the only girl on her private high school's team. A mystery surrounding her mother makes Tasia wonder about her identity. She tries to unravel the lies that have taken over her life.Summary: Tasia Quirk is young, Black, a senior, she's got great friends, and a supportive and wealthy family. She even plays football as the only girl on her private high school's team. When she catches her mamma trying to stuff a mysterious box in the closet, her identity is suddenly called into question. Now Tasia's determined to unravel the lies that have overtaken her life. An artsy bisexual boy from the Valley could help her find them-- but only if she stops fighting who she is, beyond the color of her skin.-- adapted from jacket.
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<p> A Kirkus Reviews "Best of 2018" Pick! </p> <p>"A love letter to the intricacies of family and multitudinous black girlhood." -- Kirkus, starred review <br> "A stunning tapestry of texture and culture." - Nic Stone, New York Times bestselling author of Dear Martin <br> "You'll wish you were friends with Tasia Quirk." - Emery Lord, author of When We Collided <br> "This book is an emotional touchdown." - Lily Anderson, author of Undead Girl Gang </p> <p>Tasia Quirk is young, Black, and fabulous. She's a senior, she's got great friends, and a supportive and wealthy family. She even plays football as the only girl on her private high school's team.</p> <p>But when she catches her mamma trying to stuff a mysterious box in the closet, her identity is suddenly called into question. Now Tasia's determined to unravel the lies that have overtaken her life. Along the way, she discovers what family and forgiveness really mean, and that her answers don't come without a fee. An artsy bisexual boy from the Valley could help her find them--but only if she stops fighting who she is, beyond the color of her skin.</p>

Ages 13-17.

Tasia is a senior with great friends and a supportive family, and she even plays football as the only girl on her private high school's team. A mystery surrounding her mother makes Tasia wonder about her identity. She tries to unravel the lies that have taken over her life.

Tasia Quirk is young, Black, a senior, she's got great friends, and a supportive and wealthy family. She even plays football as the only girl on her private high school's team. When she catches her mamma trying to stuff a mysterious box in the closet, her identity is suddenly called into question. Now Tasia's determined to unravel the lies that have overtaken her life. An artsy bisexual boy from the Valley could help her find them-- but only if she stops fighting who she is, beyond the color of her skin.-- adapted from jacket.

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