Asian YA (and Asian literature) in general, was largely unknown to me until last year. Now, I'm a massive fan of stories by authors of Asian descent. I will admit that I had to Google to confirm the entire scope of "Asia" and as such will be including books by authors of Indian and Middle [...]
In February, I read 14 books spanning YA, middle-grade, chapter books, and adult non-fiction. Here's a quick round up and more books for your TBR.
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Yara Zgheib's debut follows a young woman struggling with anorexia.
January was a great month for reading! I read 15 phenomenal books including picture books, chapter books, middle grade, YA, adult fiction and non-fiction. Read to see my five favorite reads in January.
Helping kids enjoy reading is so close to my heart. Sometimes teachers and parents focus too much on teaching kids to pronounce words, and not enough on enjoying stories. Chapter books are a great next step once your child starts to want longer stories. You can either read them to your kids or let them [...]
Anissa Gray's debut novel is a powerful look at the ways only family can hurt us. The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls boasts a lineup of compelling women with serious, complex issues.
A (not by any means exhaustive) list of 18 superb young adult novels by black authors featuring black protagonists. Get stacking!
The list includes memoirs, middle-grade novels, YA, and of course, literary fiction.
In Genesis Begins Again, thirteen-year-old Genesis grapples with intense self-hate worsened by her father's verbal abuse and her grandmother's backward ideologies about skin color.