Mocha Girls Read Designers

Hey Mocha Girls!

I am thrilled to announce a fun project for our creative Mocha Girls! Each season (Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall) we will feature a new artist on our website with the artwork they created for our group! The artwork can be an interesting logo, or any design that perfectly captures the essence of Mocha Girls Read: dope women of color who love books!

We have already picked our Winter 2017 designer, Brittany Moore!

Artist Brittany Moore

Moore is a graphic designer, illustrator and photographer. She draws inspiration from the world around her and the universe that surrounds us all. Check out some of her recent projects at britkamo.com You can also give her a follow on Instagram and Facebook @britkamocreative, on Twitter @britkamo, and on Tumblr @handmadepixels.

She created this logo for Mocha Girls Read, and the merchandise can be found on our Zazzle page.

 

Photo credit: Brittany Moore

 

If there is any Mocha Girl that is interested in being our Spring 2018 designer, please let us know! You can email me at MGREditor@mail.com.

 

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Mocha Girls Read Book Trivia

Hello Mocha Girls!

Hope you’re all having a great Tuesday! I have the final question for our free book giveaway! Whoever is the first person to answer the question correctly will receive a free book! Here is the question.

In “The Bluest Eye” we learned the heart-breaking story of Pecola and all the people in her life in this poverty-stricken town. After she is sexually assaulted by her father, she goes to a faux psychic/wizard called Soaphead to see if he will grant her blue eyes. What task does he give her to do in order to receive her blue eyes? 

 

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Mocha Girls Read Book Trivia

Hello Mocha Girls!

Are you ready for the third trivia question for our book giveaway? The first person to answer the question correctly will receive a free book from us! If you haven’t won yet, don’t worry! I have one more question for you all after today. Here’s the question.

 

In Trevor Noah’s book, “Born A Crime”, he recalls his mother’s routine of attending three churches every Sunday. What were the three type of churches he attended, and which one did he like the best?

 

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Mocha Girls Read Book Trivia

Hello Mocha Girls!

It’s time for the second trivia question for the free book giveaway! The first person to correctly answer it will receive a free book in the mail. Here’s the question.

QUESTION TWO

After Lydia’s disappearance in “Everything I Never Told You” it becomes increasingly clear to the Lee family that they did not know their daughter and sibling as well as they thought. As her mother Marilyn looks around Lydia’s room reminiscing, what are the two surprising things found in Lydia’s bookbag?

 

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Mocha Girls Read Book Trivia

Hello Mocha Girls!

HAPPY SIXTH ANNIVERSARY!!

I am so glad that this group exists and I know it will continue to get better as we grow.

To commemorate our anniversary, I have a few trivia questions from past books that we’ve read. I will post a question each day, and the first person to answer the question correctly will get a free book!! Please check the website constantly so you won’t miss out on the giveaway. Let’s get started.

QUESTION ONE

In “Around the Way Girl”, Taraji P. Henson traces her life all the way back to her earliest moments, including memories of her father who, at times, made poor decisions in spite of his love for her. He also had a tumultuous relationship with her mother that led to explosive fights. How old was Taraji when her father kidnapped her from her mother’s house? 

 

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