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The Girl from Everywhere (The Girl from Everywhere, #1)

Title

The Girl from Everywhere (The Girl from Everywhere, #1)

Authors

Heidi Heilig

Publisher

Greenwillow Books

Pages

464 pages

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9780062380753

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Family Realtionships; Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Single parent; Biracial; Family member death; Homosexuality; single father; mixed race; biracial teenager; death of a mother; lesbian

Annotation

Sixteen-year-old Nix has sailed across the globe and through centuries aboard her time-traveling father's pirate ship, but when he gambles with her very existence, it all may come to an end.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Family Formation

single father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

indirect

LGBTQ+

female/female

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Awards

NPR's Book Concierge, 2016; YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2017; Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award, 2017; Nominee; Cybils Awards, 2016, Nominee, Young adult (Speculative Fiction)

Keywords

time travel; pirates; ship; maps; adventure; fathers and daughters

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

The Girl from Everywhere (The Girl from Everywhere, #1)

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