We’re at a point in America where we're asking people to humanize Black boys. They’re not things that go bump in the night.
Concrete Rose is officially in the world today.— Angie Thomas (@angiecthomas) January 12, 2021
1. Please don’t spoil a certain reveal from chapter 20
2. If you read @getnicced or @beckyalbertalli’s books, you may notice some Easter eggs.
3. Yes a book set in 1998-1999 is historical fiction.
Happy reading ☺️ pic.twitter.com/scArdN0up3
For the readers who see themselves in Maverick or any of the other young characters, I hope they walk away with some hope.