7 Books you and your kids should read to avoid spewing stupidities and hate or more on Twitter … and elsewhere

Hi friends, Today’s post has been motivated by three “triggers”. Lashaan @bookidote question for me in the Neat Book Award : is there a cure for stupidity?; Alexandra @TheWryWriter telling she was fed up with Twitter and its hate, seriously considering to stop blogging; The awful events happening in the US now but also for […]

Discussion: Are you fed up with diversity in books? Is diversity necessary to be a good writer or a good reader?

Hi dear friends,   Time for another weekly dicussion post! June being pride month it had me thinking about diversity in books. Years ago you never or very rarely saw a main character being gay or bisexual or asexual or … Neither had you many books talking about minorities and not many had people of […]

Open letter to Anonymous author of life’s philosophy altering The Silver Cage

First time in my life that I’ll be doing an “Open Letter To” but it’s been a week since I’ve read The Silver Cage and I have too much emotions locked up in my chest, too much questions swirling in my head, too much feelings to express that I just need to do this.   […]

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 […]