Named One of the Most-Anticipated Books of 2021 by O, The Oprah Magazine, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Time, The Millions, Refinery29, Publishers Lunch, BuzzFeed , The Rumpus, BookPage , Harper's Bazaar, Ms., Goodreads, and more.
" Libertie is a feat of monumental thematic imagination." -- Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, The New York Times Book Review
"This is one of the most thoughtful and amazingly beautiful books I've read all year. Kaitlyn Greenidge is a master storyteller." -- Jacqueline Woodson, author of Red at the Bone
The critically acclaimed and Whiting Award-winning author of We Love You, Charlie Freeman returns with Libertie, an unforgettable story about one young Black girl's attempt to find a place where she can be fully, and only, herself.