On the Come Up by Angie Thomas – Spoiler Free Review

Title: On the Come UpAuthor: Angie ThomasGenre: YA ContemporaryPublication Date: February 5th, 2019Pages: 431 (Hardcover)Publishers: Balzer + BrayRating: Goodreads Synopsis Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Or at least make it out of her neighborhood one day. As the daughter of an underground rap legend who died before he hit big, Bri’s … Continue reading On the Come Up by Angie Thomas – Spoiler Free Review

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas – Spoiler Free Review

Title: The Hate U Give Author: Angie Thomas Genre: YA Realistic Fiction Contemporary Diverse Publication Date: February 28th, 2017 Pages: 464 (Hardcover) Publishers: Balzer + Bray Rating: Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal … Continue reading The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas – Spoiler Free Review