Adiba Jaigirdar

Adiba Jaigirdar is an Irish-Bangladeshi writer, poet, and teacher. She resides in Dublin, Ireland and has an MA in postcolonial studies. She is currently working on her own postcolonial novel and hopes that someday it will see the light of day outside of her computer screen. Twitter: @adiba_j

Sapphic Books to Read While Listening to Hayley Kiyoko’s Expectations

In celebration of the full-length Hayley Kiyoko (of the Girls Like Girls music video) album of songs about being a woman who is attracted to other women, we rounded up some great sapphic books.

Stunning Harry Potter Cakes for All Potterheads!

Beautiful Harry Potter cakes from Instagram. Accio recipes! Why isn't it working? Is this thing on?

#AngieThomasAppreciationDay Roundup

After a video of YouTuber and THE HATE U GIVE star Kian Lawley making racist comments surfaced, his fans defended him by attacking THUG author Angie Thomas. The book community responded with #AngieThomasAppreciationDay, and we have a roundup of Twitter posts from the event.

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"Yeats and Rowling are taking zero steps towards actually being inclusive, but they still want all the cookies for being progressive" On Dumbledore's straight-washing in the new Harry Potter movie.

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From a simple contemplation of the sea to a reflection of our own lives, here are some brilliant ocean poems.

The GoFundMe Raising Money to Help Harlem Kids See Black Panther!

Give money to send Harlem kids to see Black Panther!

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Some 2018 book-to-screen adaptations that we're excited to watch!

BARRACOON: Zora Neale Hurston’s New Book

A new book by Zora Neale Hurston is set to come out in 2018!

How To Download Audiobooks: Your Ultimate 101 Guide

All your questions about how to download audiobooks and listen to them from your phone (iOS or Android) answered here!

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We're recommending books for the women of THE BOLD TYPE