I received this book from the Apex Book Minions program for an honest review.
TRIGGER WARNING: Talk of rape, Romani slurs, abuse
Honestly this book was a confusing mess to me. It jumps around in time and between people on occasion to where I just couldn’t put the pieces together.
FIrst of all I don’t really know who the main character is. I think her name is Zhan, but I’m not sure. I think she might be white, still not sure. Maybe Adel was?
As for diversity this book feels like it was using a checklist.
“Brown person – check
Gypsy – check
Red head – check
Autistic person – check”
Even so lots of people in this book are described as having dark or black skin, however it seems to be different than brown skin...Read More