American Street

By Ibi Zoboi

Hardcover edition

Publisher HarperCollins Imprint Balzer + Bray ISBN


Awards and Honors 2019 Golden Archer Award Nominee 2018 Américas Award Winner <br> <i>CCBC Choices</i> 2018 Choice: Fiction for Young Adults <br> YALSA 2018 Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers Nominee<br> YALSA 2018 Best Fiction for Young Adults<br> Capitol Choices 2018, Fourteen and Up<br> <i>Booklist</i> 2017 Top of the List, Editor’s Choice, Youth Fiction<br> <i>Booklist</i> Top 10 Books for Youth, Diverse Fiction & First Novels<br> 2018 Capitol Choices, Ages Fourteen and Up<br> National Book Award 2017 Longlist<br> <i>Publishers Weekly</i> Best Books of 2017, Young Adult<br> <i>School Library Journal</i>’s Best Books of 2017, Young Adult<br> <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> Best Books of 2017, Teen Books<br> Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Teen Fiction<br> <i>The New York Times</i> Notable Children’s Books of 2017, Middle Grade<br> BuzzFeed 28 Best YA Books of 2017<br> <i>Booklist</i> Top of the List Editor’s Choice, Fiction Older Readers<br>

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Drugs/Alcohol/Tobacco: Drug Use/Abuse,Drugs/Alcohol/Tobacco: Marijuana Use,Drugs/Alcohol/Tobacco: Underage Use,Language: Strong Language,Sexual Content: Strong Sexual Content/Themes

From debut author Ibi Zoboi comes an evocative and powerful coming-of-age novel set in Detroit about immigration, class, love, and the American dream.
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