This book centers around Sabriya, a black Muslim girl whose world is turned upside down after a terrorist attack shakes the US. It also erupts a wave of anti-Islamic hate. Sabriya’s escape is writing in her online journal—You Truly Assumed.
I’m so excited to have Alyssa and Jessica join me for an exclusive interview. They are also guests of my YouTube Talk Show, Book Hour.
Alison Sanger and Ethan Molloy are the protagonists of this novel. It is told from Alison’s perspective, and we meet her going to school with food poisoning. Why? Well, she and Ethan are rivals at school.
I have to say this is yet another reason why I love Ange Thomas’s writing. She did a great job in bringing back the story of The Hate U Give into Concrete Rose. The storyline is fresh and written in a great way.