We’re celebrating Black History Month with these six fantastic reads. What are you reading?
Tags: Andrew Aydin, Black History Month, Brown Girl Dreaming, Homegoing, Jacqueline Woodson, Jesmyn Ward, John Lewis, March, Morgan Jerkins, Nate Powell, Reni Eddo-Lodge, Salvage the Bones, This Will Be My Undoing, Why I'm No Longer Talking To White People About Race, Yaa Gyasi
October 17 is Black Poetry Day! Established in 1985, the date is homage to Jupiter Hammon, the first published African American poet, who was born on October 17, 1711. In his honor, the day is marked to celebrate all of the contributions black poets have made to literature, poetry and culture. How can you celebrate?… Read More »
Tags: And Still I Rise, Annie Allen, Brown Girl Dreaming, Citizen: An American Lyric, Claudia Rankine, Gwendolyn Brooks, Jacqueline Woodson, langston hughes, Maya Angelou, Prelude to Bruise, Saeed Jones, The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
By Emma Hunter ARIES (March 21–April 20) In like a lion, out like a ram: March is coming to an end and Aries is at the forefront of Bookstrology this month, just like they are in most areas of their lives. Creative, adventurous and forceful, Aries dives into challenges headfirst and is always looking for… Read More »
Tags: Alan Bradley, Alexander Hamilton, Angie Thomas, Another Brooklyn, Aziz Ansari, Bookstrology, emelie schepp, f. scott fitzgerald, Furiously Happy: A Funny Book About Horrible Things, Graeme Simsion, Hannah Mary Rothschild, hilary mantel, Jacqueline Woodson, Jennifer Close, Jenny Lawson, Marked for Revenge, Modern Romance, Ron Chernow, The Great Gatsby, The Hate U Give, The Hopefuls, The Improbability of Love, The Rosie Project, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie, Wolf Hall