Discussions

Not Good Enough: A Diverse Books Discussion + #MuslimShelfSpace Tour

"Even though I had the comfort of reading, I was faced with the same ostracization in the stories" When I was a child, I loved books, even though they were at times painfully unkind to me as a Person of Colour. Because I had brown-skin, hair on my legs and arms and face, and a… Continue reading Not Good Enough: A Diverse Books Discussion + #MuslimShelfSpace Tour

Book Review · Chinese Lit

The Moon in the Palace (The Empress of Bright Moon #1) by Weina Dai Randel

In truth, we were similar. Like two sides of a fan, we were at odds with each other, we competed with each other, but our fates similarly rested in the hands of the Emperor--the holder, the commander, the manipulator of our destinies. The Moon in the Palace by Weina Dai Randel is an #OwnVoices Chinese… Continue reading The Moon in the Palace (The Empress of Bright Moon #1) by Weina Dai Randel