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Scales Beneath My Skin


Ka'ili Marie Britos

This is a story of a young Hawaiian girl growing up and learning her family's secrets, but also of making peace with the past and the danger in refusing to do so. It is a beautifully told story with a strong sense of place, interesting characters, and a thread of Hawaiian mythology woven in.

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The way the location felt almost like another character
Scales Beneath My Skin book cover
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