NoNieqa Ramos is an educator, literary activist, and writer of “intense” literature. She wrote the THE DISTURBED GIRL’S DICTIONARY, a 2018 New York Public Library Best Book for Teens, a 2019 YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection, and a 2019 In the Margins Award Top Ten pick. It earned starred reviews from Booklist, Voya, and Foreword. Lilliam Rivera, author of DEALING in DREAMS, selected THE TRUTH IS as a Bustle Book Club selection, and called it “a gorgeous novel about privilege and prejudice, love and loss, grief and gratitude.” Versify will publish her debut picture book BEAUTY WOKE spring 2021 and YOUR MAMA fall 2021. For more information about NoNieqa, check out https://nonieqaramos.com and https://www.lasmusasbooks.com/nonieqa-ramos.html.
September 14, 2020