Starr grew up in one world, goes to school in another. While at a party with her friends, Starr witnesses her best friend Khalil get murdered by a police officer. As a national headline, people say that Khalil is a drug dealer. A thug.
Why this book?: I think y’all know why. It’s high time I read this book.
Diversity Spotlight Thursday is a weekly meme hosted by Aimal @ Bookshelves & Paperbacks. Every week, you come up with one book in each of three different categories: A diverse book you have read and enjoyed, a diverse book on your TBR, and one that has not yet been released. Check out the announcement post for more information.