You Should See Me In A Crown by Leah Johnson

After losing a scholarship that is her path to her dream college and life, Liz Lighty enters into the Prom Queen competition because winning offers a scholarship. She doesn't think she has a chance, because the town that she lives in is very white and very rich - the opposite of her. But then she starts to get to know the new girl, and the competition becomes bearable.

Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo

Camino lives in the Dominican Republic with her aunt, where her father visits every summer. Yahaira lives in New York City with her parents, and every year, her father goes to the Dominican Republic for business. When their father's flight crashes, Camino and Yahaira find out about each other. Not only do they have to grapple with the grief over their father's death, but also the hurt and betrayal that come with finding out that their father was lying.

Harley in the Sky by Akemi Dawn Bowman

Harley has dreamed of joining the circus as trapeze artist, but her parents, who own a circus, want her to go to college because they think she will be limiting herself if she commits to her dream. Tired of having them ignore her feelings, she runs away to join a rival circus. However, the price of her entry into this new troupe is betraying her family. When things don't go as she excepts, she has to face her dreams and the people she hurt.