Book Review: "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl" by Issa Rae

Book Review: "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl" by Issa Rae

The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl is clever, funny, and easy to read. I, literally, read it in two sittings. It would have been one sitting, but I started reading it late the first night and my eyelids closed before I could force them not to.

I can relate to Issa Rae in so many ways...like having divorced parents, going to school in Compton (although I experienced elementary and middle school in Compton, but went to a nerdy high school in Carson), struggling with my weight, embracing my tomboy tendencies, and not fitting in at 9-to-5 jobs.

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