The scam of Anti-Racism: A #BookReview of Stamped From The Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

“People can cry much easier than they can change.” ― James Baldwin What was the last over-hyped book that left you feeling unsatisfied? I finished Stamped From The Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi last week for my African-American Literature course and felt as if Auntie ‘Retha had taken up residence in my body. While it is clear that Kendi put … Continue reading The scam of Anti-Racism: A #BookReview of Stamped From The Beginning by Ibram X. Kendi

Interview With Athena Dixon, Author of The Incredible Shrinking Woman [Giveaway]

A: Thank you for your time, Ms. Dixon! I got a chance to read your essay collection, The Incredible Shrinking Woman, and your poetry collection, No God In This Room, last month, and both pieces really resonated with me! What was the process like writing and getting The Incredible Shrinking Woman published? Did you find your experience with an … Continue reading Interview With Athena Dixon, Author of The Incredible Shrinking Woman [Giveaway]

Author Interview With Louisa Onomé, Author of “Like Home”

Synopsis Fans of Netflix’s On My Block and readers of Elizabeth Acevedo and Angie Thomas will love this debut novel about a girl whose life is turned upside down after one local act of vandalism throws both her relationships and neighborhood into turmoil. Chinelo, or Nelo as her best friend Kate calls her, is all about her … Continue reading Author Interview With Louisa Onomé, Author of “Like Home”

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Hi, I’m Adira! I’m currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Social Work with a minor in Editing and Publishing. I spend most of my time either doing school work or indulging in my love of reading. This blog is is where I’ll be sharing what I am reading. Happy Reading!

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