4 Star Reads, Book Review

The Crossover – Kwame Alexander

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Crossover by Kwame Alexander is a book written in verse that manages to tell a multi-faceted story with so few words and I feel that the style will appeal to readers, whether they normally enjoy poetry or not. It is also a Newbery… Continue reading The Crossover – Kwame Alexander

Book Review

The Sun and Her Flowers – Rupi Kaur

The Sun and Her Flowers by Rupi Kaur My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The Sun and Her Flowers is the second book of poetry by poet Rupi Kaur. I haven't read Milk and Honey, but I know that it is incredibly popular. I'm not a poetry reader, so when I saw that one of… Continue reading The Sun and Her Flowers – Rupi Kaur

4 1/2 Star Reads, Book Review

Long Way Down – Jason Reynolds

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds My rating: 4.5 of 5 stars As a reader of predominantly fantasy and science fiction, Long Way Down was quite outside my general realm of reading. It is a book written in verse, which is a style that I haven't read since high school. That is also exactly the… Continue reading Long Way Down – Jason Reynolds