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Elatsoe - Darcie Little Badger
This is a mystery/fantasy that is hard to put down! Imagine an America very similar to the current one: homework, best friends, ice cream. But there are some differences. This America has been shaped by magic, monsters, and legends. Elatsoe can raise ghosts of dead animals, a skill passed down by her Lipan Apache family. When her beloved cousin is murdered, she sets out to find out what happened.
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The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling - Wai Chim
A heavy story about a young teen struggling with her mother's mental illness. Anna is a great big sister, a helpful family member, and a good student. But her secrets may end up taking more of a toll than she realizes.