Sister Mischief (Hardcover)

$16.99
Special Order - Subject to Availability

Description


A gay suburban hip-hopper freaks out her Christian high school - and falls in love - in this righteously funny and totally tender YA debut, for real.

Listen up: You’re about to get rocked by the fiercest, baddest all-girl hip-hop crew in the Twin Cities - or at least in the wealthy, white, Bible-thumping suburb of Holyhill, Minnesota. Our heroine, Esme Rockett (aka MC Ferocious) is a Jewish lesbian lyricist. In her crew, Esme’s got her BFFs Marcy (aka DJ SheStorm, the butchest straight girl in town) and Tess (aka The ConTessa, the pretty, popular powerhouse of a vocalist). But Esme’s feelings for her co-MC, Rowie (MC Rohini), a beautiful, brilliant, beguiling desi chick, are bound to get complicated. And before they know it, the queer hip-hop revolution Esme and her girls have exploded in Holyhill is on the line. Exciting new talent Laura Goode lays down a snappy, provocative, and heartfelt novel about discovering the rhythm of your own truth.

About the Author




Praise For…


"This is a feminist love letter to my own mischievous sisters."
- Laura Goode — Quote

Product Details
ISBN: 9780763646400
ISBN-10: 0763646407
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
Publication Date: July 12th, 2011
Pages: 384
Language: English

David Mitchell talks with Adam Johnson

September 24, 2014

The Booksmith at Sundance Kabuki