Just Ash

Ashley "Ash" Bishop has always known who he is: a guy who loves soccer, has a crush on his friend Michelle, and is fascinated by the gruesome history of his hometown—Salem, Massachusetts.… Read More →

  • Lexile: 730
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2021


“[A]n excellent read for high school students who may be intersex themselves, or for those who want to learn more about intersex people.” —Children’s Literature View →


“There are few books and even fewer authors who have endeavored to give readers a real glimpse into the life of an intersex teen, which is just one reason Santana’s debut is so unique. . . . Santana—who is intersex herself—has written a smart and deeply introspective main… View →


“An empowering, recommended story about Ash’s fight to define himself on his own terms.”—School Library Journal View →


“[T]his title offers frank education about intersex people and representation for an underrepresented group. Harrowing but hopeful.”—Kirkus Reviews View →


“A page-turning, harrowing, but ultimately empowering tour-de-force…a must read for all humans.”—I. W. Gregorio, author of None of the Above and This is My Brain in Love View →