Review: How to Be a Bawse

How to Be a Bawse Lilly Singh   Synopsis "The definitive guide to being a bawse: a person who exudes confidence, reaches goals, gets hurt efficiently, and smiles genuinely because he or she has fought through it all and made it out the other side. Lilly Singh isn't just a superstar. She's Superwoman - the … Continue reading Review: How to Be a Bawse

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DNF Review: Democracy in Black

Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul Eddie S Glaude Jr.   Synopsis "A powerful polemic on the state of black America that savages the idea of a post-racial society America’s great promise of equality has always rung hollow in the ears of African Americans. But today the situation has grown even … Continue reading DNF Review: Democracy in Black

Review: Notorious RBG

Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Irin Carmon Synopsis "Irin Carmon: I heard you can do 20 pushups. Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Yes, but we do ten at a time. And then I breathe for a bit and do the second set. Nearly a half-century into being a feminist and legal pioneer, … Continue reading Review: Notorious RBG

Review: Adulthood Is a Myth

Adulthood Is a Myth Sarah Anderson Sarah's Scribbles #1 Synopsis "Are you a special snowflake? Do you enjoy networking to advance your career? Is adulthood an exciting new challenge for which you feel fully prepared? Ugh. Please go away. This book is for the rest of us. These comics document the wasting of entire beautiful … Continue reading Review: Adulthood Is a Myth

Review: Girling Up

Girling Up: How to be Strong, Smart, and Spectacular Mayim Bialik Synopsis "Mayim Bialik, star of The Big Bang Theory, puts her Ph.D. to work as she talks to teens about the science of growing up and getting ahead. A must-have book for all teenage girls. Growing up as a girl in today's world is no … Continue reading Review: Girling Up

Review: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Neil deGrasse Tyson Synopsis "The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? How do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling … Continue reading Review: Astrophysics for People in a Hurry

Review: Gracious

Gracious: A Practical Primer on Charm, Tact, and Unsinkable Strength Kelly Williams Brown Synopsis "From New York Times bestselling author of Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps Kelly Williams Brown comes a funny, charming guide to modern civility in these—yes, we'll say it—rather uncivil times. Graciousness is practicing the arts of … Continue reading Review: Gracious