A review by megansoetaert
Bitter, by Akwaeke Emezi

  • Plot- or character-driven? Plot
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes


a perfect prequel to Pet!! the characters were well-rounded enough to serve as a stand-alone story, while still painting such an intense image of what life was like before Pet took place. and with this book, i’ve read every book Akwaeke Emezi has published!! we love to see it ❤️