A young girl receives a special message from a sacred Lakota leader about her power to change the world …

Twelve-year-old Moraline is about to run away from her problems … again. Since moving from New York to San Diego with her family, Moraline tends to push against a hot dry wind whenever trouble happens. But a chance encounter with a mysterious Lakota spirit in the woods of Northern California puts Moraline on the path toward understanding her power to fight injustice.
Moraline is an impactful story of social justice education, environmental awareness, and racial literacy.
Powerful but not preachy middle-grade fiction that speaks from the heart and invites readers to share in a better future."

“Moraline is a thought-provoking story that will inspire a new generation of movers and shakers.”
—The Children’s Book Review

“Fior has skillfully created strong, complex, relatable characters in her racially diverse cast. Her descriptions of Amani’s disquietude about being discriminated against are powerful and sensitive.”
—BlueInk Review

“With its helpful list of social justice resources, Moraline is a gentle, empowering novel in which young advocates find their work enhanced by moments of magic.”
Foreword Clarion Review