A Phoenix First Must Burn: Sixteen Stories of Black Girl Magic, Resistance, and Hope
Evoking Beyoncé'sLemonadefor a teen audience, these authors who are truly Octavia Butler's heirs, have woven worlds to create a stunning narrative that centers Black women and gender nonconforming individuals.A Phoenix First Must Burnwill ...more
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Giveaway dates: Jan 10 - Feb 09, 2020
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and hispanic. Let our voices be heard. Read our stories. A phoenix first must burn, but when we rise we rise together. Everyone should have this on their TBR's.
Thank you to Bookish First and Penguin Teen for sending me an ARC of this book! Any quotes I use are coming from this, which is an uncorrected text, and may not be what appears in the final version of the book. All thoughts of the book are my own and have not been influenced by me receiving this ARC!
Overall, I think this book was good! Some stories definitely stand out more than others, but I expect that would be the case with any collection of short stories. Another big ...more