What happens when your dream gets turned upside down?

A junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selection

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Twelve-year-old Emmie Ethrige lives with her widowed father in South Carolina, dreams of wheelchair motocross, and is working toward her dream of buying a serious set of wheels to take her big-air tricks to the next level. But when a mishap leads people to question her independence, Emmie must find a way to change their minds.

William Alexander

“Air is fantastic, fierce, and too much fun. Please read it immediately”

Lyn Miller-Lachmann

“…will engage readers from start to finish”

Kate Beasley

“A fantastic, bright, and important read”

Kirkus Reviews

“A fun, fierce heroine fights architectural ableism with the powers of friendship”

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