Saints and Misfits by S.K. Ali (2019 Sequoyah Nominee)

Saints and MisfitsEach week we will highlight one of the nominees for the Oklahoma Sequoyah Award. We are kicking of this 15 week promotion with Saints and Misfits by SK Ali. This is a story about a young lady trying to find her place in her world. Janna Yusuf is 15 years old and she lives with her mother and her brother. Her family is the only divorced family in their mosque and she is trying to make sense of the two different worlds of her parents. She is also harboring a painful secret. She must find a way to fit into her own life with her friends and family, and find her voice to share that secret with someone.

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