reading list

some page-turning, life-affirming, heart-warming, mind-blowing fiction that deserve a recommendation


Open Water by Caleb Azumah Nelson
Drama – Black Love – Creatives


An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
Drama – Love/Marital Crisis – Social Justice
>>Absolutely adored this book about love and loss, social injustice, and betrayal. The use of letters between the lead characters was beautiful and poignant

Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
Drama – Family/Generational Narrative – Racism/Colorism
>>Masterful in the ways it incorporates so many aspects of racism from big actions to smaller nuances in a heart wrenching family drama that spans generations.