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The Inside Battle

A New York Public Library Best Book for Kids
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About
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ABOUT ME

Melanie Sumrow is the author of The Inside Battle, a 2020 New York Public Library Best Book for Kids, and The Prophet Calls, a 2018 Writer's League of Texas Award Finalist. Before becoming an author, she worked as a lawyer for more than 16 years, with many of her cases involving children and teens. She received her MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Hamline University and lives in Dallas.

My Books

The Inside Battle

*A NYPL Best Book for Kids

*Shelf Awareness, Starred Review

The Prophet Calls

*Writer's League of Texas Award Finalist

*Shelf Awareness, Starred Review

My Books
IN THE PRESS

"Sumrow takes on an incredibly fraught subject with care and restraint...Entering Rebel's world will be an eye-opening, disturbing but rewarding experience for young readers." 

SHELF AWARENESS

Starred Review

Press


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