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November Teen Readers Unite: Fire Becomes Her by Rosiee Thor
Tuesday November 15 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Date of this discussion: Tues. 11/15, 5:00-6:00 PM
Who can sign up? Teens in Grades 7-12. This book is recommended for readers 12+.
Location: discussion will be in person, in the 2nd Floor Board Room.
The first 12 teens to sign up AND pickup their book will get a paperback copy to keep.
Waitlisted teens are welcome to check out a print library copy, or borrow a library e-book and attend the event!
Due to high demand for this title, we ask that you pickup your book within 5 days of registering, or your book to keep might go to another teen.
How does this work:
1. Sign up for this event online.
2. Pick up your copy of the book from the 2nd Floor Kid’s Desk: Mon.-Thurs. 10-8:30 PM, Fri. & Sat. 10-5 PM,
3. Read the book and show up to the in person discussion on Tues. 11/15, 5:00-6:00 PM and you get to keep the book! (If you don’t show up, you have to return the book, to be fair).
What is this book about?
Flare is power. With only a drop of flare, one can light the night sky with fireworks . . . or burn a building to the ground — and 17 year-old Ingrid Ellis wants her fair share.
Ingrid doesn’t have a family fortune, monetary or magical, but at least she has a plan: Rise to the top on the arm of Linden Holt, heir to a hefty political legacy and the largest fortune of flare in all of Candesce. Her only obstacle is Linden’s father who refuses to acknowledge her.
So when Senator Holt announces his run for president, Ingrid uses the situation to her advantage. She strikes a deal to spy on the senator’s opposition in exchange for his approval and the status she so desperately craves. But the longer Ingrid wears two masks, the more she questions where her true allegiances lie.
Will she stand with the Holts, or will she forge her own path?
Choose to read this lavish fantasy novel with a Jazz Age spark, where a politically savvy teen must weigh her desire to climb the social ladder against her heart in a world where magic buys votes.