Aja H.

Aja H

"My soul is an empty carousel at sunset." - Pablo Neruda

What I do when I'm not at the library: Read and paint.

My Passion: Writing and storytelling.

Something unique about me: I am frequently mistaken for a lost child, though I am not.

The last thing that I read: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison 

The best book of ALL Time: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

What I'm reading now: Disability visibility : first-person stories from the Twenty-first century / edited by Alice Wong 

Top 5 Favorite Books:
A Certain Slant of Light by Laura Whitcomb.
The Color Purple: a novel by Alice Walker.
American Rust by Philipp Meyer
Burned by Ellen Hopkins
At Her Majesty's Request: an African princess in Victorian England by Walter Dean Myers.

Favorite Genres:
Teen Fiction: Family Life
Teen Nonfiction: Body issues/social issues
Adult Fiction: Mystery, Literary Fiction
Adult Nonfiction: Memoir/Biographies