Book Review: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Official Synopsis from Amazon: In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta-Nehisi Coates offers a powerful new framework for understanding our nation’s history and current crisis. Americans have built an empire on the idea of “race,” … More Book Review: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Book Review: Counting Coup by Larry Colton

Synopsis: A non-fiction account set on a Crow reservation in Montana, this tells the story of high school student Sharon LaForge, a powerful basketball player and her and the Lady Bulldog’s quest to be state champions. Review: While an informative look at life on a Crow reservation in Montana, Counting Coup had too much basketball … More Book Review: Counting Coup by Larry Colton

Book Review: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Synopsis: In Nigeria, Ifemelu and Obinze meet and fall instantly in love. Ifemelu later goes to America for university, and Obinze, whose great dream has been to go to America, is unable to follow. In America, Ifemelu starts a blog about race, and the book begins with Ifemelu thinking about returning to Nigeria. Weaving back … More Book Review: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie