With the Fire on High

    • 4.6 • 175 Ratings
    • $8.99
    • $8.99

Publisher Description

From the New York Times bestselling author of the National Book Award-winning title The Poet X comes a dazzling novel in prose about a girl with talent, pride, and a drive to feed the soul that keeps her fire burning bright.

Ever since she got pregnant freshman year, Emoni Santiago’s life has been about making the tough decisions—doing what has to be done for her daughter and her abuela.

The one place she can let all that go is in the kitchen, where she adds a little something magical to everything she cooks, turning her food into straight-up goodness.

Even though she dreams of working as a chef after she graduates, Emoni knows that it’s not worth her time to pursue the impossible. Yet despite the rules she thinks she has to play by, once Emoni starts cooking, her only choice is to let her talent break free.

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GENRE
Young Adult
RELEASED
2019
May 7
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
416
Pages
PUBLISHER
Quill Tree Books
SELLER
HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS
SIZE
1.6
MB
AUDIENCE
Eighth Grade

Customer Reviews

hfygiygkh/nbcvdxtj ,

PHENOMENAL

This book was so good, it made me cry and laugh and giggle. I love how Emoni followed her dreams, while also caring for a child full time and working. Emoni’s story inspires me to be my best self.

Coilycoco ,

Love it!

I bought this book originally for the look but soon realized that it brought me back to when I was a kid and in the world we live in today I needed that escape as an adult! Great read about a girl trynna make it

Mariah😝 ,

Omg it’s amazing❤️❤️🥰

I read this in 8th grade and I couldn’t rake my eyes off it I read and read and read it was so amazing!!!

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