social justice | January 07, 2019

Read the First Excerpt from On the Come Up, Angie Thomas’ Highly Anticipated Follow-Up to The Hate U Give

Angie Thomas is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Hate U Give, which garnered widespread critical acclaim and was turned into a major motion picture. Thomas’ highly anticipated sequel On the Come Up, is out Feb. 5. Read an exclusive excerpt in Entertainment Weekly

In the video below, Thomas talks about her inspiration for On the Come Up, a book about, “what it means to be young and black in America, when freedom of speech isn’t always free.” 


When Worlds Collide | The Hate U Give & On The Come Up with Angie Thomas


To book Angie Thomas for your next speaking event, contact The Lavin Agency.

Up Next

innovation | January 04, 2019