Meg thought she had her life figured out. After high school, she and her best friend Emily are going to Cornell. She has a great boyfriend and she loves her job, where she calls people to help them register to vote.
Marva Sheridan has dreamed of voting in her first election since childhood. So when November 3 comes around, she cannot wait to cast her vote and make a difference. After all, she’s spent the entire summer educating and registering voters in her community. Duke Crenshaw, on the other hand, is ready to get this electionContinue reading “Review: The Voting Booth by Brandy Colbert”
The Book The Voting Booth was released on July 7, 2020.
Unfortunately, our September book club was cancelled. However, we still wanted to discuss Most Likely with you! We chose Most Likely because the author, Sarah Watson, is the creator of The Bold Type. Also, we loved the premise of four best friends and one of them is destined to be President. FYI, our next virtualContinue reading “Review: Most Likely by Sarah Watson”
Besides reading and traveling, we’re super passionate about politics. That’s why we’re using YA books to encourage everyone to VOTE! If you’re an American, the 2020 election is on Tuesday, November 3rd. Not only are we voting for the next U.S. president, all of the House of Representatives and 1/3 of the Senate are up.Continue reading “Get Out the Vote: YA Edition”
The Book Most Likely was published in March 2020.
Jamie Goldberg is excited to volunteer for his local state senate candidate…as long as it’s behind the scenes. With his mom, sister, and grandma in deep planning mode for his sister’s upcoming bat mitzvah, the campaign becomes Jamie’s escape. Too bad he has a fear of speaking to strangers. Maya Rehman is having the worstContinue reading “Review: Yes No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed”
The Book Yes No Maybe So will be released February 4, 2020. Why did we pick this book? We were immediately hooked by the premise. We’re both politically active and love that Yes No Maybe So is about volunteering for your local candidate. We hope this book inspires political activism from our fellow Millennials andContinue reading “February 2020 Book Club: Yes No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed”