By Victoria Jamieson.
Main message: Be your own person.
Astrid is left to go it alone when her best friend chooses ballet over joining her at roller derby camp one summer, discovering more about who she is and the sport she loves along the way. This comic-book style graphic novel will have young readers gripped all the way to the end.
This is a paperback book that measures 13 x 20 cm. It's ideal for 9+ year olds.
Another great book for older independent readers is Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World.