Empress of the World
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Family Relationships; Bisexuality; Divorce; bisexual teenager; divorced parents
While attending a summer institute for gifted students, fifteen-year-old Nic meets a girl named Battle, falls in love with her, and finds the relationship to be difficult and confusing.
Gay and Lesbian Themes and Topics in Selected Children's and Young Adult Books, 2009; YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2005; YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection; LESLIE BRADSHAW AWARD FOR YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE, 2002, Winner, Young Adults; Lambda Literary Award, 2001, Finalist, Children's (Young Adult)
summer camp; love; friendship; questioning; archaeology; dancing
Ryan, Sara, "Empress of the World" (2012). DIVerse Families. 854.