You Finished THE HATE U GIVE. Now what?

So, you just finished reading Angie Thomas’ The Hate U Give. If you’re anything like me, you’re nursing an enormous emotional hangover and you aren’t ready to let that story go yet. Never fear! Here are your next steps. I want to know more about Angie Thomas, this story, and how T.H.U.G. came to be…

THE HATE U GIVE: A Belated Book Review

In the nearly year and a half since The Hate You Give was released, so much has been said and written about Angie Thomas’ bestseller that it feels silly to try to add to the body of discussion at this stage. (In fact, I’ll be following this review up tomorrow with suggestions for further reading…

Book Review: THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR by Nicola Yoon

         If I had heard the premise of this book beforehand, I probably never would have picked it up, so I’m grateful that I went in without knowing a thing. I picked up The Sun Is Also a Star because Everything, Everything , Nicola Yoon’s first novel, greatly exceeded my expectations—and, of…