In 1897, Anita Hemmings graduated from Vassar, concealing a truth: She was the school's first black student, passing for white. This fictionalized take on Hemmings's real-life story is strong on dialogue that animates her struggle to straddle two worlds, each with its own separate definition of freedom. Click through for more of the best new books to read for summer 2016.
What Pretty Girls Are Made Of - Kindle edition by Lindsay Jill Roth. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading What Pretty Girls Are Made Of.