Interview: Angie Thomas Wants To 'Mirror' Young, Black Readers


Manage episode 226686733 series 1463155
By Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio streamed directly from their servers.
It's Tuesday. Sam chats with Angie Thomas, author of the best-selling young adult novel 'The Hate U Give' about her new book, 'On The Come Up.' They talk about both her books, about proving there's a huge audience for the black experience in young adult literature, and about moving on up — and why it's complicated. Email or tweet @NPRItsBeenAMin with feels.

200 episodes available. A new episode about every 3 days averaging 36 mins duration .