Kirsten's Picks

Previously Read:

The Color of Law by Richard Rothstein

The Thirst by Jo Nesbo

 

Black Enough by Ibi Zoboi

 

Sugar by Bernice L. McFadden

 

Ghosts in the Schoolyard by Eve L. Ewing

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli

Still Life by Louise Penny

Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson

The Colors of All the Cattle by Alexander McCall Smith

Citizen: An American lyric by Claudin Rankine

The Broken Girls by Simone St. James

Counting Descent by Clint Smith

Akata Warrior by Nnedi Okorafor

If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin

Look alive twenty-five by Janet Evanovich

If They Come For Us by Fatimah Asghar

Dreamland: the True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones

Monstress Vol. 2 the Blood by Marjorie Liu

Are You Somebody: the accidental memoir of a Dublin woman by Nuala O'Faolain

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Dread Nation by Justina Ireland

Dubliners by James Joyce

All the Little Liars by Charlaine Harris

The Spellman Files by Lisa Lutz

Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart

The House of Unexpected Sisters by Alexander McCall Smith

The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion

Housebroken: admissions of an untidy life by Laurie Notaro

The Tumbling Turner Sisters by Juliette Fay

Roseanna by Maj Sjowall

Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor

First They Killed My Father by Loung Ung

My Italian Bulldozer by Alexander McCall Smith

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

Sachiko: a Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story  by Caren Stelson

 

Previously Listened to:

Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo

Kindred by Octavia Butler

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevado

Jackaby by William Ritter

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

All American Boys by Jason Reynolds

Wild Rover No More by L.A. Meyer

Finale by Stephanie Garber

Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

The Library Book by Susan Orlean

Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple

The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson

Renegades by Marissa Meyers

Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor

Heavy:  An American Memoir by Kiese Laymon

Becoming by Michelle Obama

Forest Born by Shannon Hale

Legendary by Stephanie Garber

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

River Secrets by Shannon Hale

The Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany Haddish

The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

American Street by Ibi Zoboi

Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt

Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly

Into the Bright Unknown by Rae Carson

Before the Devil Breaks You by Libba Bray

Good Omens by Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman

Ice Fall by Matthew J. Kirby

The Bitter Side of Sweet by Tara Sullivan

Bone Gap by Laura Ruby

Little Brother by Cory Doctorow

Walk on Earth a Stranger  by Rae Carson