A power outage. A sweltering summer night. And six love stories flickering in the dark… Brimming with Black teen joy and swoony romance, this blockbuster book of intertwined stories by six bestselling and award-winning YA authors will spark and glow in the hearts of readers everywhere.
A summer heatwave blankets New York City in darkness. But as the city is thrown into confusion, a different kind of electricity sparks…
A first meeting. Long-time friends. Bitter exes.
And maybe, the beginning of something new.
Six beloved, bestselling, and award-winning authors bring the glowing warmth of Black teen love to an interconnected novel of charming, hilarious, and heartbreaking stories that shine a bright light through the darkness.
Roshani Chokshi is the award-winning author of the New York Times bestselling series The Star-Touched Queen, The Gilded Wolves and Aru Shah and The End of Time, which Time Magazine named one of the Top 100 Fantasy Books of All Time. Her novels have been translated into more than two dozen languages and often draw upon world mythology and folklore. Chokshi is a member of the National Leadership Board for the Michael C. Carlos Museum and lives in Georgia with her husband and their cat whose diabolical plans must regularly be thwarted.
Joan He was born and raised in Philadelphia, and now lives in Chicago, IL. At a young age, she received classical instruction in oil painting before discovering that stories were her favorite kind of art. She studied psychology and Chinese history at the University of Pennsylvania She is the bestselling author of The Ones We’re Meant to Find and Descendant of the Crane, her young adult debut novel.
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