The Ballad of Ami Miles

December 2, 2020
The Ballad of Ami Miles

A teen girl on a quest to find her long-lost motherfinds herself on a journey of self-discovery in Kristy DallasAlley's moving YA debut, The Ballad of Ami Miles.Raised in isolation at Heavenly Shepherd, her family'strailer-dealership-turned-survival compound, Ami Miles knows thatshe was lucky to be born into a place of safety after the old worldended and the chaos began. But when her grandfather brings home acold-eyed stranger, she realizes that her "destiny" as one of thefew females capable of still bearing children isn't something she'sready to face.With the help of one of her aunts, she flees the only life she'sever known and sets off on a quest to find her long-lost mother(and hopefully a mate of her own choosing). But as she journeys,Ami discovers many new things about the world...and aboutherself.