Even the characters who I disliked contributed to the story and Asha's growth.
This book is for anyone who's been treated poorly because of who they are, because of something they can't help- gender, race, sexual orientation.
It's hard for me to find a book that I like, but now I think I have found one that's my favorite.
As a "minority" I figured out early that race can be deceptive. Most people have mixed heritages...unique families... Read morePublished on June 15, 2012 by Bri
The Latte Rebellion is a great read. I would recommend it for anyone over the age of 10, not younger though, because it has quite a bit of foul language. Read morePublished on May 12, 2012 by RachnaK
I liked this book -- a lot, actually. It's a good treatment of the issues that mixed-race kids -- especially those with middle eastern backgrounds -- face, especially since 9/11. Read morePublished on February 10, 2012 by Haley Quinn
I'm feeling a little bit mixed about this book. There are things I liked. I liked the premise with the social action elements related to mixed race students wanting others to be... Read morePublished on July 28, 2011 by Mrs. Heise
After an offhand racist remark from one of her classmates, high-school senior Asha Jamison decides to start a school club for mixed race students. Read morePublished on May 14, 2011 by Madigan McGillicuddy
Multiracial Asha Jamison is called a "towel head" at a party. Deeply offended, she desires to combine two things: spreading ethnic awareness and saving money for a trip to England. Read morePublished on April 3, 2011 by Sharif
This was another great Debut novel to start the year off with, the main character Asha was loveable and you quickly bond with her and her everyday type of issues. Read morePublished on March 13, 2011 by StarShadow