You Must Be Layla by Yassmin Abdel-Magied
Genre: Middle Grade | Contemporary
Published by: Puffin
Release date: 05/03/2019
Where to find: Goodreads | Waterstones
Summary: Layla believes she was right to stand up for herself against a bully, but it’s landed her a suspension – not the way she (or her parents) would have wished to begin her time at her fancy new school! This is just a setback though, and she’s determined to prove that she does deserve her scholarship by making new friends and setting her sights on inventing something that could win the big robotics competition.
But where to begin?