Grades: 5 - 12
St. Louis Teen Book Festival Spring 2021 Panel Event: This Girl Can
View the video above for the archived panel discussion featuring:
Holly Jackson, “Good Girl, Bad Blood”
Yamile Saied Mendez, “Furia”
L.L. McKinney, “A Crown So Cursed”
Aminah Mae Safi, “This is All Your Fault”
Warriors, athletes, detectives and readers, each of these books features strong female characters that refuse to be defeated. Whether facing down a nightmare or saving an indie bookstore, these girls fight on with pure heart and fierce determination.