Joanna Cacao

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The Tryout: A Graphic Novel

Young girl in front of a team
Illustrated by: Joanna Cacao
Age Level: 9-12, Middle Grade

When cheerleading tryouts are announced, Christina and her best friend, Megan, literally jump at the chance to join the squad. As two of the only kids of color in the school, they have always yearned to fit in ― and the middle school cheerleaders are popular and accepted by everyone. But will the girls survive the terrifying tryouts, with their whole grade watching? And will their friendship withstand the pressures of competition?