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Michelle Ruiz Keil

Angelika Keil

Michelle Ruiz Keil is a Latinx author and playwright with an eye for the enchanted and a way with animals. She has been a fellow at the Squaw Valley Community of Writers and Lit Camp and studied at Hedgebrook with author Ruth Ozeki.

A native of the San Francisco Bay area, Ruiz Keil has worked as a nanny, bookseller, housecleaner, needle exchange provider, sex worker advocate, stay-at-home parent and psychic friend. Her short fiction can be found in Cosmonauts Avenue and the forthcoming anthology, "Color Outside The Lines." "All of Us with Wings" is her first novel. 

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All of Us with Wings
Nuestras Raices
Soho Teen
June 2019
ISBN 9781641290340
360 pages
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Seventeen-year-old Xochi is on her own in San Francisco, running from a painful past. More/less

Color outside the Lines: Stories about Love
Nuestras Raices
Soho Teen
November 2019
ISBN 9781641290463
312 pages
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Color Outside the Lines brings together diverse, talented YA voices, including Samira Ahmed, Adam Silvera, Anna-Marie McLemore, Lori Lee, and Elsie Chapman, to reflect on interracial relationships. More/less

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