OUT OF DARKNESS Receives a Printz Honor Award

Ashley Hope Perez’s novel, Out of Darkness, has won a Printz honor award for Best Young Adult novel.

East Texas, 1937. A Mexican girl, a Black boy, in love.  Ashley Hope Perez’s beautiful prose brings a timeless story to shattering life.

Kirkus Reviews called it:“A “A powerful, layered tale of forbidden love in times of unrelenting racism.”



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