[PDF] Dear Miss Sweetie BY Stacey Lee

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The parents who abandoned her as a baby But when her efforts put her in the crosshairs of Atlanta's most notorious criminal Jo must decide whether she a girl used to living in the shadows is ready to step into the light With prose that is witty insightful and at times heartbreaking Stacey Lee masterfully crafts an extraordinary social drama set in the New South. I absolutely adored this

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Dear Miss Sweetie

From the founding member of We Need Diverse Books comes a powerful novel about identity betrayal and the meaning of familyBy day seventeen year old Jo Kuan works as a lady's maid for the cruel daughter of one of the wealthiest men in Atlanta But by night Jo moonlights as the pseudonymous author of a newspaper advice column for the genteel Southern lady Dear Miss. Five shining rebellious upstanding remarkable powerful emotional starsI loved this book because it s about two things that I love the most Words and changingWORDS are the bridges provide connection between people WORDS could get your feet off the ground and give you the freedom to explain express educate yourselfWORDS are faster and powerful weapons once you used them carelessly it could even take for years to correct your mistake and you could never take them backWords are the models words are the tools words are the boards words are the nails They are chameleons which reflect the color of the environment3 things got my hands glued to this book Those harsh direct honest consisted of truly poured out feelings and opinions seeking out only but only freedom euality were imprinted on my mind A woman character daily a maid and nightly a column writer who is brave enough writing about unconventional provocative race and gender issues freely Elegant beautiful educative amazing writing of the author captivated my heart and soul at the same timeAs Albert Einstein said The word as we created it is a process of our thinking It cannot be changed without changing of our thinking So let s start with the change of our point of views to take a first crucial step for the better version of ourselves and the better world we deserved to live

Stacey Lee Ó 4 Free read

Sweetie When her column becomes wildly popular she uses the power of the pen to address some of society's ills but she's not prepared for the backlash that follows when her column challenges fixed ideas about race and gender While her opponents clamor to uncover the secret identity of Miss Sweetie a mysterious letter sets Jo off on a search for her own past and. After reading a book with protagonists that did not inspire any reaction in me but one of absolute indifference it felt almost magical to read a story with a character that absolutely popped off the page and claimed her rightful place as the heroine of this book I live for these types of characters with personality strength ambition and a desire for change Jo hasn t had it easy at all but she s working hard to support herself survive and make something of herself Historical Fiction is a hit or miss for me because it can be boring than watching a hamster go about its day Since I once had one I can tell you it s very very boring Luckily instead of incorporating every historical element possible in her story Stacey Lee discussed key subjects that were of great importance to Jo such as poverty race and gender All of which I was able to understand and all of which made me feel invested in this story I also have to mention that Stacey Lee s writing is absolutely elegant I find that I ve enjoyed most novels with elegant writing styles that I ve read because effortless elegance sooths me somehow and makes me receptive to the author s message Choppy writing makes me pause but elegant writing flows for me and makes me wish there were no commas or period marks to make me pause my reading even if for a single second Jo is unsurprisingly a very engaging heroine Her voice is strong and she is the type of person who would stand out in a crowd if she has something to convey I adored reading her brutally honest letters I wish she were a real person who kept diaries all throughout her life so that I can read them because I m sure they would be impactful and so so interesting I can t wait for everyone to read this important story and meet Jo Blog Youtube Twitter Instagram Google Bloglovin


10 thoughts on “Dear Miss Sweetie

  1. says:

    I like the ideas behind this book and the messages it presents for young girls by showing an Asian woman challenging gender and racial issues I especially appreciate historical stories that feature Asians in the US and not just Asia Seeing the protagonist navigate Atlanta as a Chinese woman as well as portrayals of black solidarity and white feminism is important I definitely want to see of that reflected in stories Although I typically enj

  2. says:

    Reasons to live1 This historical fiction about a badass girl journalist who by day works as maid for the daughter of the wealthiest man in town and by night secretly turns over ideas about race and gender for a newspaper advice column

  3. says:

    Five shining rebellious upstanding remarkable powerful emotional starsI loved this book because it’s about two things that I love the most Words and changingWORDS are the bridges provide connection between people WORDS cou

  4. says:

    After reading a book with protagonists that did not inspire any reaction in me but one of absolute indifference it felt almost magical to read a story with a character that absolutely popped off the page and claimed her rightful place as the heroine of this book I live for these types of characters with persona

  5. says:

    55 ⭐ The tricky thing about giving opinions is that sometimes they cost you than you wanted to spend I think it is safe to say that The Downs

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  7. says:

    The Downstairs Girl is a historical YA novel set in Atlanta Georgia in the late 1800'sJo Kuan a seventeen year old Chinese American is living in a basement like an underground tunnel built by abolitionist beneath the local newspaperprinter shop She was a wonderful character relatable genuine smart with a fascin

  8. says:

    45starsI really liked this This was a book I was highly anticipating this year and it did not disappoint The writing was good the plot was interesting there was hardly a romance and the character focused much on herself and her fam than a boy and it was very interesting reading about a problem in history I’ve read many times before segre

  9. says:

    I absolutely adored this

  10. says:

    this is the type of badass journalist girl historical fiction I'm here for