Book Tour & Review: Waiting for Frank Ocean in Cairo by Hazem Fahmy

Poetry makes me believe that magic exists. It breathes new life to the stories and experiences that shape us, it reminds me of the power and weight of words, and leads me to look inwards and find my own words, too. In his sophomore collection, Hazem Fahmy carefully weaves together the lyrics of Frank Ocean’sContinue reading “Book Tour & Review: Waiting for Frank Ocean in Cairo by Hazem Fahmy”

Book Tour & Review: Required Reading for the Disenfranchised Freshman by Kristen R. Lee

Synopsis A striking debut novel about racism on elite college campuses. Fans of Dear White People will embrace this activist-centered contemporary novel about a college freshman grappling with the challenges of attending an elite university with a disturbing racist history–that may not be as distant as it seems. Savannah Howard sacrificed her high school socialContinue reading “Book Tour & Review: Required Reading for the Disenfranchised Freshman by Kristen R. Lee”