Books Angie Thomas Books by Angie Thomas Angie Thomas has written books about: Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Angie Thomas A few of the great books that our listeners recommend for summer reading. Shereen Marisol Meraji/NPR hide caption toggle caption Shereen Marisol Meraji/NPR Code Switch Code Switch Book Club, Summer 2019 June 20, 2019 For this summer reading list, our listeners suggested a lot of great history, compelling fiction, a few memoirs — and Jane Austen, reimagined with brown people! Code Switch Book Club, Summer 2019 Listen · 26:07 26:07 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/733808217/734207798" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Angie Thomas attends The Hate U Give cast and filmmakers presentation at Essence Festival 2018 on July 6, 2018 in New Orleans. Thomas's new book is called On The Come Up. Ryan Theriot/Getty Images for 20th Century Fox hide caption toggle caption Ryan Theriot/Getty Images for 20th Century Fox It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders Author Angie Thomas Writes To 'Mirror' Young, Black Readers February 5, 2019 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet @NPRItsBeenAMin with feels. Author Angie Thomas Writes To 'Mirror' Young, Black Readers Listen · 34:08 34:08 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/690391879/691383207" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Education Here's What College Freshmen Are Reading November 22, 2018 Colleges across the U.S. assign books to introduce new ideas to incoming students. This year, colleges selected books on topics that ranged from climate change to race, fiction and non-fiction Amandla Stenberg stars as Starr Carter in the film adaptation of Angie Thomas' young adult novel The Hate U Give. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption toggle caption Claire Harbage/NPR Movie Interviews 'The Hate U Give' Star Says The Novel Was Like 'Reading My Own Diary' October 20, 2018 Like protagonist Starr Carter, Amandla Stenberg grew up in a black neighborhood, but attended an overwhelmingly white school. She stars in the adaptation of the novel about a fatal police shooting. 'The Hate U Give' Star Says The Novel Was Like 'Reading My Own Diary' Listen · 4:12 4:12 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/658251028/659203378" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2017's Great Reads December 5, 2017 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 350 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Elizabeth Graeber for NPR Review NPR Ed Summer Reading For Your Woke Kid July 6, 2017 Looking for books to feed your child's curiosity and ignite the social activist inside of them? Here's our list of children's books to keep your child occupied all summer long.