Al Mansour, Haifaa. The Green Bicycle. 2015. 352 p. Dial Books, $16.99 (978-0525428060). Gr. 5-8.
Scheming to earn the funds to purchase her own bicycle, Wadjda challenges the idea of ‘acceptable’ behavior for girls in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, while dealing with the repercussions of her rebellious actions at school and changes for her family.