Series Overview: The series follows four city girls who are trying to navigate life at an arts high school in Harlem all while dealing with their families, friendships, and feelings.
Lux Lawson is on a spree. Ever since her dad left, she’s been kicked out of every school that would take her, and this is her last chance: Harlem’s Augusta Savage School of the Arts. If this doesn’t work, Lux is off to military school, no questions asked. That means no more acting out, no more fights, and definitely no boyfriends. Focus on her photography, and make nice friends. That’s the deal.
Enter the Flyy Girls, three students who have it all together. The type of girls Lux needs to be friends with to stay out of trouble. And after charming her way into the group, Lux feels she’s on the right track. But every group has their secrets, including Lux. And when the past starts catching up with her, can she keep her place as a Flyy Girl?
In this searing series opener, Lux takes center stage as she figures out just how hard it can be to start over.
With simply stated text and compelling characters, Flyy Girls is a series that’s perfect for readers of any level. With a high interest/low reading level, this series engages teenagers with low reading skills and appeals to skilled middle-grade readers looking for a slightly more challenging series with mature content.
ISBN/EAN: 0593096029 / 9780593096024
Publisher: Penguin Workshop
Publish Date: September 01, 2020
Target Age: 12+