Book Reviews

Mary L. Trump’s Tell-All Tells Us She Is Out of F**Ks to Give

After much anticipation surrounding the controversial release of the Mary L. Trump tell-all book, it…

The Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones

Review: ‘The Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones’

As the world continues to vibrate with the truth of what it means to be…

Punching The Air

‘Punching The Air’, An Artistic Reimagining of Exonerated Five’s Dr. Yusef Salaam Experiences

Written By: Pella the Pilgrim In recent years, the 1989 story of the Exonerated Five…

Spilt Milk

‘Spilt Milk’ Glorifies Self-Healing and Discovery

Written By: Tariqah Shakir Aisha Ali’s debut Spilt Milk is a short journey filled with…

Compton Cowboys

Compton, California, Is the Old Town Road for Black Urban Cowboys

New York Times reporter Walter Thompson-Hernandez’s The Compton Cowboys is both a skilled insider’s look…

Stealing Thunder

‘Stealing Thunder’: Epic Fantasy with a Badass Trans Heroine

There is nothing I appreciate more these days than having an ever-expanding bookshelf full of…

Birthright

‘Birthright’: An Invitation to “Read” Rather Than “read” about Autonomy over Erasure

Written By: Maya Williams George Abraham (they/them and he/him) uses the power of form to…

Nandi Taylor

BGN Book Review: ‘Given’ by Nandi Taylor

How do you create a fresh story with a captivating world and innovative magic systems…

Queenie

BGN Book Review: ‘Queenie’ by Candice Carty-Williams

Are you the type of person who gives good advice and loses patience when friends…

Star Wars Galaxy

‘Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy’ Review and More

Written By: Angelica Monk Tis the season for joy, peace, presents, and lightsabers. With the…