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Feminism, Anti-War Demonstrations & Abortion Rights Intersect In New Coming-Of-Age Novel

Feminism, Anti-War Demonstrations & Abortion Rights Intersect In New Coming-Of-Age Novel

It’s 1969. Fiona, a brilliant, beautiful art student, struggles to find herself as she lives through the dramatic events of her time: sex, drugs, and rock ’n roll, the first […]

Creativity

Haunting YA Novel Uncovers Secrets Of An Afghan-Uzbek Immigrant Family

Haunting YA Novel Uncovers Secrets Of An Afghan-Uzbek Immigrant Family

As an editor with Salaam Reads – an imprint celebrating the many intersections of the Muslim experience – Deeba Zargarpur knows a thing or two about storytelling. Now on the […]

Contributors

Multi Award-Winning Brazilian Author Pens English YA Debut Filled With Magic & Mythology

Multi Award-Winning Brazilian Author Pens English YA Debut Filled With Magic & Mythology

 Sway to the beat of beauty and poetry in ‘The Musician’ (Dec 13, 2022, Koehler Books) a new YA novel by multi award-winning Brazilian author, Heloisa Prieto. With over 2 […]

Entertainment

11 Coming-Of-Age Movies About Students’ Struggle

11 Coming-Of-Age Movies About Students’ Struggle

Becoming an adult is a struggle, and it is a universal struggle that transcends borders and boundaries. Of course every coming-of-age experience is unique, but we all share similar issues […]

Creativity

New Graphic Novel Features Coming-Of-Age Stories Of Young Women Entering Adulthood

New Graphic Novel Features Coming-Of-Age Stories Of Young Women Entering Adulthood

London-based illustrator and children’s book author Lizzy Stewart’s graphic novel debut ‘It’s Not What You Thought It Would Be’ (Fantagraphics) is a poignant coming-of-age story which follows several young women […]

Interviews

Race, Identity & Relationships Intersect In New Coming-Of-Age Poetry Collection

Race, Identity & Relationships Intersect In New Coming-Of-Age Poetry Collection

We all love a good coming-of-age story, especially one that we can relate to on a personal level. In Canadian actress and producer Helenna Santos’ new book ‘A Long Dark […]

Creativity

Debut Novelist Rita Dragonette Writes Female-Focused, Coming-Of-Age Vietnam-Era Story

Debut Novelist Rita Dragonette Writes Female-Focused, Coming-Of-Age Vietnam-Era Story

The following excerpt, titled ‘At The Smithsonian’, is an excerpt from Rita Dragonette’s debut novel ‘The Fourteenth Of September’, available for purchase on September 18, 2018. She was glad to […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: World’s First Trans Sitcom & A Coming-Of-Age Indie Film About 2 Girls

FEMINIST FRIDAY: World’s First Trans Sitcom & A Coming-Of-Age Indie Film About 2 Girls

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that part of the week where we get to sign-off by sharing our fave videos of the moment. We’re always on the hunt […]

Entertainment

5 Movies Like ‘Diary Of A Teenage Girl’ To Complete Your Coming-Of-Age Viewing List

5 Movies Like ‘Diary Of A Teenage Girl’ To Complete Your Coming-Of-Age Viewing List

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015) proved to be one of the few coming age films in recent years to portray the exploration of sexuality in a smart, sensitive […]