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#SmartBrownGirlBook List

Books I Read in 2018

Here ye, here ye! For all my #SmartBrownGirls here is what I read last year in 2018. Check out my video where I give a bit of insight on why I picked up each book and what I thought of the read. A few of the books have inspired video topics or I've done reviews on them. Barracoon inspired a complicated conversation on the role of Africans in selling their own into slavery. I reviewed An American Marriage because it's really a great 'homegirl' discussion. The Hate U Give was a necessary read to accompany my movie review. Lastly, If
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Book List

2015 Book List

So here's my 2015 Book List that has been much requested! I've launched the #SmartBrownGirl Bookstore, with my personal recommended reads. The store is linked to Amazon, so all purchases are made via Amazon (in all countries that it is available) and #SmartBrownGirl receives a commission. Audible, is owned by Amazon, so books that have Audible versions available you will see that when you go to check out. The store is still be being built out, so be sure to come back to check out for new features and books added as I look forward to launching the book club!
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