Queer black boys need books.
Queer black boys matter.
They exist at the intersections of hope, uncertainty, potential and intolerance with a pin of hatred marking the meeting point. 1,012 more words
Do you ever read a book, read the effusive praise from the critics and then totally doubt your reaction to it?
That’s where I find myself with How I Live Now – Meg Rosoff’s award winning, critically acclaimed, Hollywood courted YA novel which left me personally feeling, well, underwhelmed. 1,017 more words