Read and Resist: Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed

Welcome to Read and Resist, a blog series where I review books that amplify marginalized voices and address social justice issues. This includes fiction and non-fiction books (especially #OwnVoices), so if you have any suggestions, please let me know! Warning: this review contains spoilers.  Young adult fiction has always been my favorite. Not only does … Continue reading Read and Resist: Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed

Read and Resist: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Welcome to Read and Resist, a blog series where I review books that amplify marginalized voices and address social justice issues. This includes fiction and non-fiction books (especially #OwnVoices), so if you have any suggestions, please let me know! I did not know much about The Hate U Give when it was released, but I … Continue reading Read and Resist: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

House-Elves and Children’s Tales

If we haven't met--or, more than likely, if this is your first time visiting--there is something you should know: I love to read. I can never quite answer the question, "What do you like to read?", because I'll read anything. As writers, that's a piece of advice we constantly give one another: read everything. It's also good advice … Continue reading House-Elves and Children’s Tales