DiverseAThon 2017 Completed

Last week, I participated in a reading challenge where the focus was to read books written by authors from diverse social groups and featuring characters that identified with the same marginal/minority group. I had a lot of books to choose from and during the week, I visited the library and picked up even more qualifying…

Unburnable

Unburnable is a multigenerational story that is a play on one of the curses in the Bible: the sins of the father will be visited onto the children unto the third and fourth generation. In this story, the sins of the mother is visited onto her daughter’s daughter.  The mother is Matilda, the dark skinned…