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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

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9780062380753

Pages

464 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

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

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

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Family Formation

single father

LGBTQ+

female/female

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

Diversity Impact

indirect

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

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