“He tried eating his two favorite foods – McDonald’s chicken nuggets and macaron…

“He tried eating his two favorite foods – McDonald’s chicken nuggets and macaroni and cheese- but couldn’t keep them down.” 💛 • This was a solid addition to the conversation about the opioid crisis in America. The subject matter is important and absolutely worth reading about and understanding. I like the human interest angle because … Read more

“So after school I eat an apple- my favorite snack- wash dishes, and sweep.” •…

“So after school I eat an apple- my favorite snack- wash dishes, and sweep.” ❤️ • I’ve only read one other book in verse (see previous post on Every Body Looking) so it’s a very new genre to me. I thought this was such a powerful book and one that needs to exist for YA … Read more

“‘Could I have some chocolate? Green and Black’s. Sea salt is my favorite, but t…

“‘Could I have some chocolate? Green and Black’s. Sea salt is my favorite, but the eighty-five percent dark probably has greater medicinal properties.’” 💝 • Love the representation in this book – chronically ill woman of color who is not a size 0! Hooray! To be honest, it took me a little while to get … Read more