NYPL hosts Teen Banned Book Club with bestselling author

by Madi Wagner / brooklynlocal.org

The New York Public Library is hosting a national Teen Banned Book Club event on April 25th with bestselling YA author Stacey Lee. The featured book is 'The Downstairs Girl', a historical fiction novel about a young Chinese American woman fighting for justice in the post-Civil War South. The event is free to attend and no NYPL library card is required. Interested participants can register for the event online.



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