#YADIVERSITYBOOKCLUB Discussion: Into White

In the YA Diversity Book Club, we chat about the latest YA books that celebrate diversity. Sandie @ Teen Lit Rocks and I chat about our featured book and highlight the author with a Q&A . We took the summer off from book club, and our first fall pick is Randi Pink’s debut novel INTO WHITE. Lots to discuss with this one! Thanks so much […]

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Blog Tour: The Possibility of Somewhere by Julia Day

In The Possibility of Somewhere, high school rivals Eden and Ash both want to be at the top of the class. Eden can’t wait to escape to a top university, and Ash has something to prove to his parents. When their rivalry turns to romance things get complicated. This contemporary romance takes on issues of […]

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#YADiversityBookClub: Don’t Fail Me Now

In the YA Diversity Book Club, we chat about the latest YA books that celebrate diversity. Our book club includes Sandie @ Teen Lit Rocks, Kristan @ We Heart YA and Kristina @ Gone Pecan. Each month we’ll focus on one book with a book review (our discussion chat) and bonus features. Our October book club pick is Una LaMarche’s DON’T FAIL ME NOW. Fun […]

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Audiobook Review: The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds

I listened to Jason Reynolds‘ debut book When I Was the Greatest earlier this year and was eager to dive into his next book The Boy in the Black Suit. In The Boy in the Black Suit we meet Brooklynite Matt Miller on his first day back at high school following his mother’s death. This […]

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Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

Brown Girl Dreaming is author Jacqueline Woodson’s childhood memoir, as told in verse. Brown Girl Dreaming chronicles Jacqueline’s family life growing up in the 60s and 70s in South Carolina and New York, and how she got interested in writing. This book has been getting a lot of positive attention, and I have to add […]

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