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“I’m telling the stories that I want to tell.” A conversation with Cristina Moracho

In Cristina Moracho’s debut young adult novel Althea & Oliver (Viking), Moracho treads a familiar path, that of young love and friendship, but takes a decidedly “road less traveled” in plot and character development. Following the story of lifelong best friends, the titular Althea and Oliver, Moracho paints a vivid portrait of adolescence, heartbreak, and

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March 9, 2015

As early as page one, it becomes evident what kind of story young adult novel If You Could Be Mine will be. From the moment love interest Nasrin tells the protagonist, “Sahar, you will play with me because you belong to me. Only me,” the reader knows author Sara Farizan has presented us with a

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November 4, 2013

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