McQueen, a non-binary, queer Afro-Filipino who grew up in Los Angeles, is an emerging novelist and they originally wrote The Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones as a high school senior. Six years later, this is their first published novel. McQueen is the digital Media Coordinator for the national not-for-profit ERS.
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