"Davis' debut novel is an honest, funny, and captivating examination of race, socio-economics, mental health, and family...A dynamic and honest coming-of-age novel with universal appeal that will especially speak to black girls questioning their place in the world." -Kirkus Reviews
"This debut grabbed me from the very beginning, and kept the hits coming till the very end."-B&N Teen Blog
"This #OwnVoices YA novel delivers moving, realistic, and fully-developed characters that you'll feel deeply connected to from the very first page. Don't miss Dana L. Davis' lovable debut." -HelloGiggles
"The novel tackles a wide range of important issues - racism, mental health, religion, class, family - through the lens of a spirited and tough protagonist you'll fall in love with." -Bustle
"A strong choice for most YA collections." -School Library Journal
About the Author
DANA L. DAVIS is an African American actress who lives and works in LA. She has starred in Heroes, Prom Night, Franklin & Bash, and 10 Things I Hate About You. Dana is a classically trained violinist and the founder of the Los Angeles based non-profit Culture for Kids LA, which provides inner city children free tickets and transportation to attend performing arts shows around LA county. She currently appears in the animated series Star vs. the Forces of Evil. Seven Days of Stone is her debut novel.