Sabaa Tahir

YA Author, Musichead, Book Junkie

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September 2015


You got knocked down, or “Dear Brown Kids”

Dear Brown Kids, Hey. I’m a brown kid too. Or I was. I grew up eventually. God, this sucks, doesn’t it? It’s AAAA and GRR and WHY  when you see something bad happen to a kid who looks like you, like what happened to Ahmed in Texas. (story here) It’s even worse when you fear that you’re just one misconstrued action away from something similar happening to you. I want to tell you something. The Thing I’m telling you is based off of this song I ...

Book 2 Title Revealed!

Here’s the reveal for the OFFICIAL title for AN EMBER IN THE ASHES 2, given to us by the wonderful book tubers PolandBananas and Tashapolis!