Becoming Jinn (Hardcover)

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Strong female relationships, a few cute boys, a summer on the beach, and a whole lot of magical genie drama are everything you could want for in this awesome summer YA read.

Tildy

 
— From Becoming Jinn

Description


Azra has just turned sixteen, and overnight her body lengthens, her olive skin deepens, and her eyes glisten gold thanks to the brand-new silver bangle that locks around her wrist. As she always knew it would, her Jinn ancestry brings not just magical powers but the reality of a life of servitude, as her wish granting is controlled by a remote ruling class of Jinn known as the Afrit.

To the humans she lives among, she's just the girl working at the snack bar at the beach, navigating the fryer and her first crush. But behind closed doors, she's learning how to harness her powers and fulfill the obligations of her destiny. Mentored by her mother and her Zar "sisters,"

Azra discovers she may not be quite like the rest of her circle of female Jinn . . . and that her powers could endanger them all.

About the Author


Lori Goldstein was born into an Italian-Irish family and raised in a small town on the New Jersey shore. A former journalist, she currently lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with her husband. Becoming Jinn is her first novel.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781250055392
ISBN-10: 1250055393
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Publication Date: April 21st, 2015
Pages: 384
Language: English
Series: Becoming Jinn