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This riveting novel in verse, ideal for lovers of Jacqueline Woodson and Toni Morrison, explores American historical past and race during the eyes of a teenage boy embracing his newfound identity
Connor’s grandmother leaves his dad a letter while she dies, and the letter’s confession shakes their tight-knit Italian-American kin: the guy who raised Dad isn't his start father.
however the in basic terms clues to this delivery father’s id are a category ring and a couple of pilot’s wings. And so Connor takes it upon himself to investigate—a pursuit that turns into much more urgent while Dad is hospitalized after a stroke. What Connor discovers will lead him and his father to a brand new, richer knowing of race, identification, and every other.

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