Lee, Stacey. Outrun the Moon. 2016. 400p. Penguin/G.P. Putnam’s Sons, $17.99 (978-0-399-17541-1). Gr.7-up.
Determined to become a businesswoman, Mercy Wong uses her intelligence and ingenuity to be admitted into the the all-white St. Clare’s School for Girls. But when disaster strikes, Mercy and the girls of St. Clare’s must work together to save themselves and to help others.