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THE HATE U GIVE Book Club Questions and Reading Guide

Read on for our suggestions for THE HATE U GIVE book club questions and a reading guide for book club or class discussions. 

Santa Monica Public Library Reads THE HATE U GIVE

A reader attended the Santa Monica Public Library's book club discussion about THE HATE U GIVE and shares the library's list of further reading.

Stories for Creative Writing Classes With Kids: What I Shared With My Students

Be Loud, Black Girl: Angie Thomas Talks ON THE COME UP in NYC

Angie Thomas launched ON THE COME UP in NYC, introducing readers to Bri Jackson, a teen rapper who must overcome stereotypes to find her voice.

3 on a YA Theme: Books for Your February Holds List

Grab a blanket and a hot drink and keep cozy with these five February 2019 YA books for your holds list!

3 On a YA Theme: Challenged YA Books to Read in Support of Intellectual Freedom

Support intellectual freedom this week and every week by reading these YA books that have been challenged in schools and libraries!

Watch the Full Trailer for THE HATE U GIVE

The first full trailer for Angie Thomas's THE HATE U GIVE dropped on Sunday during the BET awards! Take a look.

THE HATE U GIVE Movie Gets A Release Date

Been waiting patiently for a release date for THE HATE U GIVE? Fans will finally get their movie this October.

Books by Black Authors That Should Be on Everyone’s Bookshelves

Black History Month may be over, but people can celebrate black authors every single day.

#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.

Authors: They’re Just Like Us

Authors are just like us. They food brag, they get their lives at Target, they share their shame on social media...and we love all of it.

AAVE In Literature: The Bad, the Good, and the Great

Ebonics, Black English, slang, AAVE: a dialect often judged and deemed incorrect and improper. So what's up with AAVE in literature?