What happens when your dream gets turned

Twelve-year-old Emmie Ethrige lives with her widowed father in South Carolina, dreams of wheelchair motocross, and is working toward her dream of buying a serious set of wheels to take her big-air tricks to the next level. But when a mishap leads people to question her independence, Emmie must find a way to change their minds.

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“Air is fantastic, fierce, and too much fun. Please read it immediately”

–William Alexander, National Book Award-winning author of Goblin Secrets

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A Junior Library Guild Gold Standard Selection

". . . will engage readers from start to finish"

―Lyn Miller-Lachmann, author of She Persisted: Temple Grandin & co-author of Moonwalking

"A fantastic, bright, and important read"

–Kate Beasley, author of Lions and Liars and Gertie’s Leap to Greatness

"A fun, fierce heroine fights architectural ableism with the powers of friendship"

–Kirkus Reviews