16 Festive Tasks - Square 9 - Winter Solstice and Yaldā Night

Long Way Down - Jason Reynolds

I didn't actually realize Long Way Down was poetry until after I had checked it out. I'm not typically one for poetry, but I liked a book by the author and got this one because of that. I listened to the audiobook version, which was read by the author himself. I'm very glad I did that because it let the author share the work exactly as he meant it. I find poetry works best for me when I listen to it, rather than read it.

 

 

 

Book themes for Winter Solstice and Yaldā Night: Read a book of poetry, or a book where the events all take place during the course of one night, or where the cover is a night-time scene.