Full Cicada Moon
Dial Books for Year Readers, an Imprint of Penguin Group
Racial Diversity; Interracial; interracial family; mixed race
In 1969 twelve-year-old Mimi and her family move to an all-white town in Vermont, where Mimi's mixed-race background and interest in "boyish" topics like astronomy make her feel like an outsider.
mother and father
Best Children's Books of the Year,2016 Bank Street Center for Children s Literature; Booklist Book Review Stars, Sep. 1,2015 American Library Association; CSMCL Best Books,2015 Center for the Study of Multicultural Children s Literature; Cybils Awards, 2015 Finalist United States; Kirkus Book Award, 2015 NOMINEE United States
Apollo 11; sex role in children; moving; astronomy; racial profiling
novel in verse
Hilton, Marilyn, "Full Cicada Moon" (2015). DIVerse Families. 375.