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Books Discussed On The Show
Burning Roses by S.L. Huang
The Mason House by T. Marie Bertineau (trigger warnings: domestic violence, alcoholism)
Fat Girls in Black Bodies: Creating a New Space of Belonging by Joy Arlene Renee Cox
Black Heroes of the Wild West by James Otis Smith
Ties That Tether by Jane Igharo
The Half-God of Rainfall by Inua Ellams (trigger warnings: rape, PTSD)
Fauna by Christiane Vadnais, translated by Pablo Strauss
The Girl and the Goddess by Nikita Gill (trigger warnings: child abuse, homophobia, racism)
What We’re Reading Next
Seven Necessary Sins For Women and Girls by Mona Eltahawy
The Old Drift by Namwali Serpell