Can Gilah perfect her breakdancing moves in time for her bat mitzvah? Can her friend Guillermo win the poetry contest and the cash prize he desperately needs? 
Ages 10+
Pages 352
Publisher PJ Publishing
Coming Mar 2022
Kirkus Starred Review
National Jewish Book Award Finalist
PJ Our Way Author Incentive Award Winner
Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year

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Review by Petra

I enjoyed the way this book used two voices in a way that made it seem easy and clear who’s voice way who’s but was not disjointed. I would lend it to a kid who likes contemporary fiction.

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Review by Hanimal

This was a very moving story.

May 02, 2024 09:53 PM
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Great book

Review by funsoccer

This is a fun book and you should read it

Feb 07, 2024 09:02 PM
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Review by Felice

Good book but not that big of a fan of poetry. It was kinda interesting however

Feb 01, 2024 07:50 PM
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It's good

Review by caracalwildcat

It stars out kinda weird but it gets better so I like it but not my favorite.

Dec 01, 2023 12:29 PM
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It was really good!

Review by LordOfTheReads

I read this book a while ago and it was really good! If you like real life fiction books, you would love it!

Sep 30, 2023 01:24 PM