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The Moon Within

by Aida Salazar

Hardcover, 231 pages, Scholastic, List Price: $17.99 |


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A modern tale of early adolescence finds Celi navigating questions about her changing body, first attraction and a best friend's genderfluid explorations while resisting her mother's embarrassing plans for an ancestral Mexica moon ceremony to celebrate her first period.

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Menstruate? Celebrate! New Novel Urges Girls To Embrace 'The Moon Within'

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