5 TO 1

by Holly Bodger

Knopf Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 978-0385391535
256 pages
Reading level: ages 12-18
Release date: May 12, 2015



Finalist, Amy Mathers Teen Book Award

Bustle 30 Best YA Book Covers Of 2015

Finalist, 2016 Compton Crook Award

The 2016-2017 Tome Society It List Nominee

LA Young Readers Choice 2018 (6th-8th Grade)


“An engaging dystopian novel set in India that poignantly explores gender politics.”  – School Library Journal

Flavored by a South Asian cultural essence, this accessible dystopian novel builds readers’ belief in the driving message: to be fair to oneself.” – Booklist

“5 to 1 is a visual and intriguing masterpiece that opens the imagination and never leaves even after the book is closed.” USA Today

“This is a fast, fascinating story that will appeal to many readers.” – VOYA