The Poet X

Book Young Adult By Elizabeth Acevedo  Reviewed by Sally Webster The following are out of 5 Racial Representation: 5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 3 Disability Representation: 0 Body Size Representation: 5 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 5 Mental Health Representation: 0 Religious Representation: 0 Own Voice: Yes A young girl in Harlem discovers slam poetry as a way to understand her mother’s religion and her own relationshipContinue reading “The Poet X”

The Vanishing Half

Book By Brit Bennett Reviewed by Anonymous Racial Representation: 5 LGBTQ+ Representation: 5 Disability Representation: 3 Body Size Representation: 3 Gender Representation: 5 Socioeconomic Representation: 5 Mental Health Representation: 4 Religious Representation: 1 Own Voice: No Brit Bennett delves into various aspects of race and how those aspects have far reaching impacts. She discusses manyContinue reading “The Vanishing Half”