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A Song Below Water, Book 1

By Barbara Saunders, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Emotional fantasy about two girls who seize their power.

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Though it starts a little slow, this clever fantasy goes deep and stays there. Tavia and Effie, the main characters of A Song Below Water, by Bethany C. Morrow (author of MEM and editor of Take the Mic), are such believable teens that it's easy to follow them from swimming in a pool at the community center to flying around town in the wings of a gargoyle. Literal Black girl magic illuminates how young women can discover and embrace their real-life superpowers.

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