Black Enough ~ Ibi Zoboi

Rating: 4.5/5 Black Enough is a wonderful collection of young adult short stories centered around being young and black in America. The authors put forward works they hope will speak to teens and encourage them to be themselves in the face of a world that does not respect or even always acknowledge them. Many of … Continue reading Black Enough ~ Ibi Zoboi

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Top 8 YA reads of 2018

Dread Nation by Justina Ireland was one of my absolute favorite reads of 2018. Ireland's novel is a fantastical re-imagining of the Civil War if zombies were introduced. Young African Americans are trained in combat, because of course they would have been the dispensable first line of defense against zombies. If you don't read YA … Continue reading Top 8 YA reads of 2018