February 17, 2020 by Zoë
In Be Not Far From Me by Mindy McGinnis, Ashley and her friends decide that the woods is a perfect place for a party. But, drunk in the night, Ashley discovers her boyfriend with another girl and stumbles away from the group, only to find herself in the morning completely lost.
April 3, 2017 by Zoë
In Given to the Sea by Mindy McGinnis, Khosa is one such girl, ready to be given to the sea as soon as she has had a child.