The post below was kindly written by Kristin Lamber, author of The Boy in the Red Dress I spent most of my life thinking I was straight. I grew up in a place and religion and time where being straight was not only assumed to be the…
Katie Cotugno places her top five pieces of feminist media into a virtual care package.
The post below was kindly written by Bex Hogan, author of Venom. 2020 isn’t here to play. To quote a certain Jamaican crab, ‘the human world is a mess.’ Countries on fire, wars raging, immigrants imprisoned, refugees abandoned – not to…
The post below was kindly written by Adi Alsaid, author of We Didn't Ask For This. Author’s note: There’s an obvious omission of anything COVID-19 related in my answers below. I still believe all of what I wrote applies in the world of the…
"Her astonishing optimism in the face of evermore dire circumstances is a trait of which I am in awe."
"Abortion just isn’t something teens (or anyone) seem to talk about a lot."
"I started asking myself what it means to be a strong black woman."
"Climate change is looking likely to be the most important crisis of the next century, if not the most important crisis this millennium."
My Top Five YA Thrillers (For Old Farts – And Everyone Else)
"I want the beautiful and the ugly and all the in-betweens."