Books can be timely, timeless, both.
When the weekly AudioSYNC pairings were decided many months ago, no one knew we’d be shouting about systemic racial inequalities during a pandemic, yet these stories to read with your ears really hit home right now.
Remember to download either or both by using the links with each title before late night Wednesday 10 June 2020.
The Sora app is your key for listening to these free audiobooks on your phone or tablet as long as you keep them on your Sora shelf – more details here.
Into White (download free 4-10 June 2020)
Bullied by other Black students at their mostly white high school in Alabama, LaToya prays to become white, pretty, and popular.
When her wish is granted, life changes for now-blonde and beautiful Toya in ways she couldn’t imagine…
Like No Other (download free 4-10 June 2020)
A northeast hurricane traps a devout Hasidic Jewish girl Devorah and a nerdy West Indian guy Jaxon in an elevator for a long time – long enough for the teens to get to know each other, to really really like each other…
When the elevator doors finally open, what now?
How are you educating yourself in response to current events?