Recommended by Sarah Cooper (@sycw18)
Form and genre: prose, dystopian fiction
Length: 252 pages
Summary: Ahmed creates a future where all American Muslims are registered, then interned. Leila and her friends decide to rebel from within a camp.
Age recommendation and challenging content: Contains swearing and racism. Would recommend for Year 9 and above.
Notable reasons for recommending this book: Offers really fruitful discussion material for challenging topics such as racism and anti-Muslim sentiments in the world. Also a really excellent example of dystopian literature.