Micol Ostow

Books by This Author

Emily Goldberg Learns to Salsa

Age Level: 12-14

"When high-school senior Emily Goldberg leaves her New York suburban home to attend her grandmother's funeral in Puerto Rico, it's her first meeting with her mother's extended family…Emily stays in Puerto Rico for the summer to help Mom reconnect with what she left behind, and discovers a new world…Ostow draws on her own half-Jewish, half-Puerto Rican roots to tell a moving story that has a solid plotline and plenty of family secrets — past and present — as it opens up issues of tradition, feminism, friendship, and loyalty." — Booklist

Westminster Abbey

Age Level: 14-16
When 16-year-old Abby lies to her parents about her boyfriend, James, they ship her off to London for the summer. Tag along as Abby takes in the sights, samples the food, and meets someone else. Then James shows up. Part of the S.A.S.S. (Students Across the Seven Seas series.