Forever by Judy Blume|January BOTM- Banned Book Club|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Katherine and Michael meet at a New Year’s Eve party. They’re attracted to each other, they grow to love each other. And once they’ve decided their love is forever, they make love. It’s the beginning of an intense and exclusive relationship, with a future all planned. Until Katherine’s parents insist that sheContinue reading “Forever by Judy Blume|January BOTM- Banned Book Club|”

The Color Purple by Alice Walker|September BOTM- Banned Book Club|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Set in the deep American South between the wars, it is the tale of Celie, a young black girl born into poverty and segregation. Raped repeatedly by the man she calls ‘father’, she has two children taken away from her, is separated from her beloved sister Nettie and is trapped into anContinue reading “The Color Purple by Alice Walker|September BOTM- Banned Book Club|”

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is theContinue reading “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie”