Jasmine Warga's debut middle grade book, Other Words for Home, is a Newbery Honor Book. She is the author of the novels for teens My Heart and Other Black Holes, which has been translated into over twenty languages, and Here We Are Now. She lives and writes in Cincinnati, Ohio. You can visit Jasmine online at www.jasminewarga.com.
"At times poignant, bitter, and funny, this narrative captures [a]
unique voice that questions what it means to die-and to
live."--Booklist (starred review)
"Debut novelist Warga addresses adolescent depression and suicide with honesty and grace"--Publishers Weekly
"Earnest and heartfelt . . . any teen who's ever felt like an outsider will be able to relate to Aysel's and Roman's fully realized characters."--Kirkus Reviews