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The moon within

Aida Salazar (Author), Joe Cepeda (Illustrator)
Eleven-year-old (nearly twelve) Celi Rivera, who is a mix of Black-Puerto Rican-Mexican Indian is uncomfortable about her approaching period, and the changes that are happening to her body; she is horrified that her mother wants to hold a traditional public moon ceremony to celebrate the occasion--until she finds out that her best friend Magda is contemplating an even more profound change of life
Print Book, English, 2019
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Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., New York, NY, 2019
Juvenile fiction
960L Sentence length: 5 (very hard) Word frequency: 1 (very easy)
231 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
9781338283372, 9781338283389, 9781725487819, 1338283375, 1338283383, 1725487810