The Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik by David Arnold – New Title Tuesday

This week's New Title Tuesday pick, The Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik, by David Arnold is a creative take on friendships and a teenager's simultaneous need to change and a desire for things to stay the same. Publisher's Summary - No matter how organized I get my room, my records, my books, no matter how … Continue reading The Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik by David Arnold – New Title Tuesday

When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon, New Title Tuesday

Sometimes a fun, young-adult love story is just what the doctor ordered, and this New Title Tuesday recommendation, When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon, is the perfect prescription. Publisher's Summary: A laugh-out-loud, heartfelt YA romantic comedy, told in alternating perspectives, about two Indian-American teens whose parents have arranged for them to be married. Dimple Shah … Continue reading When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon, New Title Tuesday

American Street by Ibi Zoboi

In full disclosure, I listened to the audiobook of today’s New Title Tuesday recommendation: American Street by Ibi Zoboi.  I was immediately drawn to not only the immigrant experience narrated in the Creole dialect, but I enjoyed learning more about the main character's religious and cultural influences through this highly compelling protagonist. Publisher Summary:  American Street is an evocative and … Continue reading American Street by Ibi Zoboi