Little & Lion

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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 13:02
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little & Lion
Winner Description: 
by Brandy Colbert and published by Little, Brown and Company
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“Little & Lion” by Brandy Colbert examines the tenuous bond between Suzette and her older brother Lionel who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder. While Suzette wrestles with keeping a secret about Lionel's treatment, she navigates attraction to childhood friend Emil and new girl Rafaela. Colbert thoughtfully navigates the complexities of intersectional identities, familial loyalty, and mental illness with a fresh, empathetic voice.

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cover image of little and lion
Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): 
Little & Lion
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Book
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