Angie Thomas writes stories like she would write songs. On the Come Up : #Review

Synopsis Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Or at least make it out of her neighborhood one day. As the daughter of an underground rap legend who died before he hit big, Bri’s got big shoes to fill. But now that her mom has unexpectedly lost her job, […]

Book vs Movie: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas: What are your bets?

Hi dear friends! Today I wanted to write something different as there is all a fuss about The Hate U Give being made into a movie! Honestly I am really excited too! I loved The Hate U Give and think it’s a powerful book that everyone should read. If you are interested you can read […]

YA Review The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas 5 brave “Starr”s!

Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death […]