Bingo Book #9 is Luna by Julie Anne Peters, a groundbreaking novel about Regan, a young girl whose brother is transgender and struggling with transitioning into and accepting his true identity as Luna. Luna was a finalist for the 2004 National Book Awards. You can read a fascinating “Story Behind the Story” interview with Julie Anne Peters here.
And, a happy 4th of July to all of you in the US! In honor of today’s holiday, a beatbox and flute version of the Star Spangled Banner: