- Apr 29, 2020
Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson
Turning pain into art and an unintentional mission. SHOUT is the story of a girl who lost her voice so she wrote herself a new one. I am...
- Nov 7, 2017
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
Jason Reynolds is at his most powerful in Long Way Down. In sparse, potent verse, Reynolds tells the story of Will and his plan to get...
- Nov 6, 2017
Stone Mirrors: The Sculpture and Silence of Edmonia Lewis by Jeannine Atkins
When writing reviews, I frequently mention how much I learn from reading fiction. In the case of Stone Mirrors: the Sculpture and...
- Sep 8, 2017
Bull by David Elliott
Impressive verse retelling of the myth of Theseus and the Minotaur. Author, David Elliott, writes the POVs of each of the seven...