A Very Large Expanse of Sea- Tahereh Mafi (ARC)

(Tahereh Mafi, 2018) Expected Publication date: October 16, 2018   It’s 2002, a year after 9/11. It’s an extremely turbulent time politically, but especially so for someone like Shirin, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl who’s tired of being stereotyped. Shirin is never surprised by how horrible people can be. She’s tired of the rude stares, the degrading [...]

First Impression Friday- A Very Large Expanse of Sea

Hey ya’ll! I am coming at ya with a brand new “weekly” meme thanks to my friend Joe over @ Storeys of Stories! I really liked this idea because it is less commitment on my part (I don’t have to do it EVERY week, only when I start a new book). Straight from the horse’s mouth [...]