Dear Justyce by Nic Stone
Told through letters, vignettes, and flashbacks, Dear Justyce by Nic Stone offers a searing look inside America's juvenile justice system. Vernell LaQuan Banks and Justyce McAllister grew up together, but now Justyce is a Yale student, while Quan is in a juvenile detention center. Through letters, Quan's story — which includes inequality and systemic racism — unfolds.
Out Sept. 29