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Black Buck
Black Buck | Mateo Askaripour
For fans of Sorry to Bother You and The Wolf of Wall Streeta crackling, satirical debut novel about a young man given a shot at stardom as the lone black salesman at a mysterious, cult-like, and wildly successful startup where nothing is as it seems. Theres nothing like a black salesman on a mission. An unambitious twenty-two-year-old, Darren lives in a Bed-Stuy brownstone with his mother, who wants nothing more than to see him live up to his potential as the valedictorian of Bronx Science. But Darren is content working at Starbucks in the lobby of a Midtown office building, hanging out with his girlfriend, Soraya, and eating his mothers home-cooked meals. All that changes when a chance encounter with Rhett Daniels, the silver-tongued CEO of Sumwun, NYCs hottest tech startup, results in an exclusive invitation for Darren to join an elite sales team on the thirty-sixth floor. After enduring a hell week of training, Darren, the only black person in the company, reimagines himself as Buck, a ruthless salesman unrecognizable to his friends and family. But when things turn tragic at home and Buck feels hes hit rock bottom, he begins to hatch a plan to help young people of color infiltrate Americas sales force, setting off a chain of events that forever changes the game. Black Buck is a hilarious, razor-sharp skewering of Americas workforce; it is a propulsive, crackling debut that explores ambition and race, and makes way for a necessary new vision of the American dream.
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Smartypants
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Excellent book! Great story with the cutthroat industry of startup sales with a character from Bes-Stuy, one of my fave Brooklyn neighborhoods. I‘ll definitely read this author again. #greatread

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TheNerdyProfessor
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This book was a wild ride. It starts out exploring the challenges that people of color face when trying to ascend the corporate ladder - through sarcasm and satire it highlights the constant systemic oppression POC experience. Buck, our narrator, is at once a hero and very despicable. The end of the book provides a chance for redemption, but the storyline does get a bit far-fetched - though I appreciated the commentary on race wars and privilege.

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TheNerdyProfessor
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I have a terrible habit of buying BOTMs but then not actually wanting to read them months later - on a mission to get through the backlog. About 80 pages into Black Buck - it feels like Wolf of Wall Street in terms of the ridiculous antics that tech companies utilize to turn a profit. This was described as satire but sadly reads like it could be reality. Lots of examples of microaggressions and racism.

*Pete the Cat courtesy of my daughter 😻

Megabooks It gets more satire-y as you read on. 👍🏻 I have some botm‘s to get through as well. 5mo
TheNerdyProfessor @Megabooks did you read The Other Black Girl? That one became too far "out there" for my taste. I wonder if this one is too outrageous to be believable? 5mo
Megabooks I did read TOBG, and I didn‘t think about comparing the two until you mentioned it. They both definitely get out of control towards the end! Interested to read your thoughts when you finish this. 5mo
Kimberlone I think everyone with a #BOTM sub has the same problem! 5mo
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ChaoticMissAdventures
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Eggs Well done 👍🏼 5mo
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TheNerdyProfessor
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This is the fastest my #BOTM box has ever arrived! I actually used my second account this month and I am waiting on 3 more books to arrive. Can't wait to dive into these!

FelinesAndFelonies I am jealous! 😭 6mo
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MicheleinPhilly
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I thought this was REALLY well done. Inventive and engaging, Askaripour takes this completely over the top and outside the realm of believability but for some reason, it still worked for me 100%. I can‘t wait to see what he does next.

TrishB Sounds good 👍🏻 6mo
rockpools I‘m kind-of intrigued. 6mo
Megabooks I didn‘t love this as much as you, but I‘m definitely on board for his next!! 6mo
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Sharpeipup
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How the day‘s going.

(Internet/cable is out again…good thing I have books)

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Oryx
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My latest Mr B's subscription book. The first few pages are putting me in mind of the film "Sorry to Bother You" - but surely it can't get as bonkers as that. ?

TrishB I don‘t know the film (but that‘s not a surprise really!) 6mo
Oryx @TrishB The film is about a Black guy who works for this weird telesales company in the US, and he learns that if he puts on a white voice, his sales do better. So he climbs the ranks of this company. And then it goes a bit odd. This is about a Black guy starting a sales job at a (mostly white) start up. And the company's a bit mysterious. It seems to have the same dark humor as the start of that film. I'm liking it so far. 6mo
TrishB Sounds interesting 👍🏻 6mo
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Reggie That film was crazypants! 6mo
Reggie You might be the only other person I know who‘s watched it. 6mo
Oryx @Reggie totally bizarre. I had no idea going into it - I thought it was a dark satire on code switching. And it was, but then... 🤯 Maximum points for surprise. I actually don't know anyone who has seen it either, and it's a hard one to recommend to people 😄 6mo
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GloVerdino
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Pickpick

Things got a bit crazy and I had to keep reminding myself that this is supposed to be a satire, I kind of lost interest in the middle when I had no idea where the story was going but it was a solid ending so I‘m giving it a pick!

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sharread
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"And it's the potential of failure, more than failure itself, that stops so many people from beginning anything." I've just found another favorite author. I utterly loved this book. It was funny, real, engaging, memorable and downright fun. It's all about fate, choices, and lovable characters. I highly recommend this one as a read. Loved it! ❤❤❤❤❤ 5 big hearts. #BookSpinBingo @TheAromaofBooks #BOTM

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 7mo
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ChaoticMissAdventures
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Normally I get annoyed when people compare a new book to older media, I rarely find they relate, but I do think it is accurate to do so here with Sorry To Bother You and The Wolf of Wall Street. While this is highly original it does have the feel and close premise to both. I am glad the cover flap referenced both movies so I was prepared for this to go off the rails.
Overall this was good. Solid 3.5 while I was immediately sucked into the story👇

ChaoticMissAdventures I felt this started lagging about 3/4 of the way in. And the characters were not a deep and we'll rounded as they should have been for a novel of this length. It was a very quick fast paced read that was good fun. 7mo
Oryx I've only started this, but I'm definitely getting Sorry to Bother You vibes! 6mo
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ChaoticMissAdventures
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Reading Black Buck and decided this was the time to try Starbucks again. I am an ultra snobby Portlander who knows there is tons of better coffee out there so it has been years since I have tried them. Surprised to learn they have nitro! But not as surprised as the lady taking my order when i couldn't figure out what a medium was. 😆☕📚

Verdict - happy with their no straw needed lid, the coffee was fine, totally not as bad as I remember!

marleed Ohh are Seattle and Portland competitive about their coffees!? My brother passed away but was a die-hart downtown Seattle-er. He was a coffee fanatic and truly beloved it was his responsibility as a Seattle-er to love the stuff! 7mo
ChaoticMissAdventures @marleed I am so sorry for your loss. Starbucks is more of a Seattle thing, whole there are shops every other block here, PDXers have that we are far too cool, hippy and weird to do SB 😆. Mostly you will find born and raised PDXers at their neighborhood (walkable) indie owned coffee places. I will go 15 or more minutes out if my way to hit a small business and avoid the chain. That said I do think they are great to their employees! 7mo
marleed Haha. That funny and I understand - respect for Portland and indies! It is great that SB has benefits for employees. It‘s actually good for me too as I‘ve used it as my excuse for frequenting them so often! 7mo
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ChaoticMissAdventures
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Weekend reads
#tbr #readinggoals

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DGRachel
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I loved this right up until the next to last chapter. I HATED the plot twist at the end. The rest was well-written and well-paced, with good character development and people I really cared about. I could have lived without the flashbacks to my own time in business-to-business lead generation for Compaq, though. 😂

vivastory I agree about the plot twist 8mo
Mitch Oh no... hope the ending let down didn't spoil the experience! 8mo
DGRachel @vivastory It felt like the author ran out of plot and thought “oh crap. I‘ve got nothing else to say but I need an ending so let me use the most garbage, cliched thing I can think of. 😡 8mo
DGRachel @Mitch It definitely knocked my rating down. I still think it was most well written and the author did a great job creating complex characters to root for (or against), but the ending was definitely disappointing. 8mo
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Jadams1776
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I‘ll be catching up on my BOTM backlog this month! Super excited about my #bookspin and #doublespin picks!

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 8mo
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Melismatic
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This book really nails startup culture - especially in New York City - and made me chuckle out loud quite a few times. Few of the characters are actually likeable but their mistakes are believable in the pursuit of power, money, and influence. Some details took me out of it because they were just too goofy/unrealistic....but overall, I devoured this.

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eraderneely
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This went to places I didn‘t expect it to go. I was intrigued at the start, then flooded with anxiety waiting for things to go very very wrong, then it went to comic book villain level craziness, and came around to a solid ending.
The style was innovative without being gimmicky. Solid pick for me.

squirrelbrain Great review! 8mo
Oryx I've just got this from a book subscription - glad to see you give it a good review. 😁 Looking forward to reading it. 7mo
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PSreads73
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Black Buck is a very well-written satire about a black man named Darren, who lives in The Bronx and works at Starbucks. He gets discovered by a talent scout for a startup company and climbs the corporate ladder quickly. It's a cautionary tale about how success can change us and turn us arrogant. We should never treat poorly those who care about us.

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whatkhrysreads
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This book was so good I couldn‘t put it down. Not sure why it‘s labeled as satire because these things happen daily in the corporate world. Well worth the read and I gave it 5 ⭐️.

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Jnnlb
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Mateo's book while full of humor and sadness, is a cautionary tale of that slippery slope when we don't learn from the lessons that Martin Luther King Jr. tried to teach us, "We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."
I received an advance copy of this book from NetGalley. #NetGalley #BlackBuck

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Addison_Reads
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#SpringSentiments @Eggs

There is certainly lots of #Enterprising that occurs in this novel. I can't wait to see what this author writes next.

Eggs Great choice 📚👏🏻📚 9mo
Leftcoastzen Great pick 9mo
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vivastory
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Justin Bieber-worshipping cult 😂😂

Cathythoughts That‘s so funny 👍🏻🤣 9mo
Megnogged 😂😂😂 I have this one out in my latest library haul! 9mo
vivastory @Megnogged I hope you enjoy it! I have a little over 100 pages left. 9mo
TheLibrarian Omg. Now I definitely need to move this up on my tbr pile 😂 9mo
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Addison_Reads
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#BookSpinBingo @TheAromaofBooks

I started this audiobook yesterday, and finished it today, so I'm using it as a Free space on my card.

The satire in this book is brilliant, although things do get a little off the rails in the second half. Using the corporate world as the setting to expose racial problems in society worked well in this novel.

I'm excited to read more from this author in the future.

marleed I agree. I wish the second half would have been as interesting as the first half, but I can imagine a production company doing some tweaks and developing this into a movie or limited series. 10mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 10mo
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MelKelsey
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Panpan

Book 33

I listened to this book about a respectful guy who gets discovered to become a salesperson for a startup while at his job as a Starbucks' manager. The story started out engaging, but the salesman stereotype that the protagonist becomes was distasteful and off-putting. The resolution is inadequate to counterbalance the distasteful midsection. ⭐⭐

LiteraryinLawrence Bummer! This one seemed like it could be hit or miss. Sorry it was a miss! 10mo
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Leftcoastzen
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Honestly, I almost didn‘t read it.Starting out with the hard sell or die theme is so 1980s Mamet (Glengarry Glen Ross) This novel has a lot to say about race , class, ambition, community, gentrification,tech , and losing your way . Filled with dark humor & food for thought.A bit wild at the end .Would definitely check out Mr. Askaripours next book.
#catsOfLitsy

Crazeedi So sweet 😻 I miss my kitties so much, I need to get a couple very soon 10mo
Leftcoastzen @Crazeedi you should if you can. Great reading buddies!😻😀 10mo
Megabooks Fantastic review! I‘m interested to see what he writes next too. 10mo
UwannaPublishme 😻😻😻 10mo
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rachelsbrittain
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1. The Gilded Ones and Weird Kid

2. Hardcover (but I have plenty of softcover books too)

3. Black Buck

#WeekendReads

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TiminCalifornia
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Great debut novel here. I've never worked at a start-up myself but have worked at professional service organizations where start-up companies were clients and have heard enough stories that very little of what happened at Buck's company Sumwun was unbelievable. Except for maybe a full-grown pet pig in a NYC high rise. I‘d believe it in Silicon Valley though.

https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/3886017062

#satire #blitsy

Liz_M Oh, you better believe there are New Yorkers that keep all sorts of exotic pets:
Pigs: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/19/nyregion/illegal-but-still-around-new-yorks-h...
425-lb tiger and an alligator: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/18/nyregion/ming-tiger-harlem-nyc.html
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TiminCalifornia @Liz_M Ha! I need to talk to these people. I can‘t get past building security with so much as a banker box without a pass from our office manager! 10mo
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Jen2
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I could not put this down!!

BarbaraTheBibliophage Agreed! It was such a strong debut novel! 10mo
Litsi Have it. Cannot wait. 10mo
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Mavey
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks So true 🙌🏻💪🏻❤️ 10mo
DarkMina @Mavey You‘re welcome! Love the quote! 10mo
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BookReviewsbyTara
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I‘m kind of in between “Pick” and “So-So” with this one. The main reason I say it‘s a “pick” is because I took over a month to complete the audiobook so I don‘t feel I connected with it as much as I would have if I would have listened to it daily..But it is an interesting read about sales! Good plot. I liked the 1st half much more than the 2nd half!

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TheBookDream
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A solid 4 star read that kind of reminded me of the movie “Sorry to Bother You.”

About 6 hours into #MyReadathon reading goal. 3.5 into my schoolwork goal. 0 into ghe gaming goal so won‘t reach that.

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TheBookDream
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Today in “In case you forgot the author is male” 😬 😅#MyReadathon

youneverarrived 🤦‍♀️🤦‍♀️ 11mo
Hooked_on_books Yeah, I noticed a few of these in this one. I had to roll my eyes a bit. 11mo
TheBookDream @Hooked_on_books it‘s too bad. This book is aces otherwise. Having trouble putting it down. That line just totally snapped my suspension of disbelief though. 11mo
reading_rainbow What?? 😂😂 11mo
bookishbitch As one does. 🙄😂 11mo
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TheBookDream
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Life is also a marathon. #advice

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Hooked_on_books
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While overall I enjoyed this story of a bright young black man getting thrown into an unexpected opportunity, by the end it just went too over the top. There‘s also one character whose actions drive the climax and his motivations just aren‘t believable. The protagonist is relatable, the format is great, and the audio is well done. I wish it had a tad more restraint.

Megabooks Totally agree. 11mo
Hooked_on_books @Megabooks I noticed your review largely reflected my thoughts. I hope to see more from this author in the future with a slightly tighter rein. He‘s clearly talented and I think he‘s capable of producing something tremendous. 11mo
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TiminCalifornia
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@DebInHawaii, Thank you so much for a PERFECT collection of #blitsyswap gifts. Love them all. The pencil holder is especially cool and needed! And, yes, yellow is my favorite color. :-)

I opened the Jardin Sauvage South African tea first and enjoyed a mug while opening all the neatly wrapped gifts. Black Buck is going to be my first read!

#blitsy #bhms #blitsyhistorymonth

@Chelleo Thanks for hosting. So much fun!

Chelleo What a great package! So glad your first swap went well!! 11mo
DebinHawaii Oh good! I am happy you liked it. I was very excited about the pencil case. The Etsy seller had some great items & I love the color. I can‘t wait to hear how you like Black Buck. I was tempted to get a copy myself.😉 11mo
sweetpealsd Great package! 11mo
TiminCalifornia @DebinHawaii I had the same reaction shopping for my swap partner - wanted to buy two copies of the books! :-) 11mo
TiminCalifornia @Chelleo So glad I started with this swap. It's been a fantastic experience. Even the anticipation while waiting for opening day! 11mo
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triplem80
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Alright, confession time -- even though I finished this book last week, I'm just now posting about it (this has been a long, stressful week for me personally). And if it wasn't my #bookspin of the month, I probably would have just skipped the post altogether. HOWEVER, I do want to say that I really enjoyed it, and think it deserves the hype it has received. It wasn't perfect by any stretch, but well worth reading!

@TheAromaofBooks

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! And any time you don't feel like reviewing a BookSpin book, feel free to comment on a BookSpin post & just let me know that you read that month's book!! I know sometimes getting to the review part can be a little stressful, and the important part is that you read it!!! 11mo
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PMMREADS
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#blackbuck #everyisdealsday This audiobook kept me on my toes. I couldn‘t stop listening. I cannot wait to see this adapted into film, I am sure it will be. This was a rags to riches story filled with deep and serious things racism in the workplace , gentrification and family/community. Buck the main character is a young black man who goes through so much in this book. Worth the read or listen but would be better as a film or tv series.

marleed I think it will be adapted too. I hope a limited series because there‘s so much to each character! 11mo
PMMREADS I agree a limited series would be great 😊! 11mo
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JackieGreco
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Pickpick

I really enjoyed this novel. The story about a young black man who was originally working at Starbucks but became a powerful employee at a start up was well told and entertaining. The formation of the Happy Campers causes some unforeseen problems but it is a worthy organization that I wish existed in our world.

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Megabooks
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This went from fascinating to crazy to absurd. I think I like my satire a bit more subtle.

Mateo goes after hiring/promotion discrimination against POC in the sales world. While this is definitely real, and I know that people have experienced things that happened in the first 3/4 of the book, in the last 1/4, it just didn‘t work for me. I really appreciate what he did, but this is a #BorrowNotBuy for me. A mild pick. #audiobook

Megabooks @Cinfhen I‘d definitely go for the scribd ebook or wait for them to get the audiobook. It‘s funny but not fantastic. 11mo
Cinfhen Good to know/ THANKS 🙏🏻 just saved a credit 11mo
Megabooks @Cinfhen it‘s probably worth a listen if it eventually comes to scribd, but I wouldn‘t use a credit on it. 11mo
Reviewsbylola Loved this one! I‘m giving it to my sister who works for a crazy company. I felt like she would be able to relate to some of it. 😂 11mo
Megabooks @Reviewsbylola yeah, it started out really promising for me but was just too absurd in the last quarter. But maybe I‘m not familiar enough with the sales environment?? I had to sell a certain number of high interest credit cards when I worked at Macy‘s. That sucked. It felt so deceitful, especially since many were to 18-21 year olds because I worked in the trendy part. (Seven jeans, Juicy, Free People) it was 2006!! 11mo
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Megabooks
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58% in and sh!t just got depressing and real and 17 kinds of f$&ked up! Quite an #audiobook so far! So tempted to stay up even later listening.

vivastory I'm going to read this one next week 11mo
Megabooks @vivastory I‘m really enjoying it so far. It‘s definitely an emotionally charged read. Darren (Buck) just feels things so strongly. I‘m reading this now, and seriously considering sleep. 😂😂 11mo
Megabooks @vivastory not because the book is bad, but it‘s 3 AM! (I must be lonely 🎶 😂) 11mo
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Cinfhen You‘re KILLING my credits!!!!!! 11mo
Megabooks @Cinfhen wait til I finish! And this is available from BOTM in your March box. 👍🏻 11mo
Cinfhen Ahhh, should I do print vs audio??? 11mo
Cinfhen It‘s on #scribd in ebook format 11mo
Megabooks @Cinfhen working on finishing it now. Will let you know! 11mo
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Bakingbookworm
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2.5 STARS - Satire apparently isn't my thing. I liked the issues raised but this was a very slow (probably should have DNF'd it) kind of read for me. Juvenile, crude humour, a MC I didn't like & an unbelievable ending. I appreciate what the author was going for and I realize that it is purposefully over-the-top, but this disjointed combo of satire and self-help/business how-to didn't work for me.

My Review: http://bit.ly/BlackBuckReview

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DimeryRene
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Every day is deals day!

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marleed
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Another grid (favorite tagged) means and another list of books came off my ever-growing TBR. I‘ve become aware of so many books this month - maybe I should be grateful this Covid thing keeps me out of stores!

5* = Loved It, want non-reader IRL friends to read. I do/will own a physical copy. A+
4*= I liked it, would love to discuss. Solid B
3*=Meh, no need to discuss. Average C
2*=Nope D
1*=DNF F

Scochrane26 My local bookstore has been open for months, & it‘s the only place I go shopping at, which can be bad. I haven‘t been for a few weeks. It‘s a large space, so I feel safe wandering around. 11mo
marleed @Scochrane26 I can‘t wait to get back to stores! I think I‘m fortunate in that i became accustomed to living on my own in he years prior to Covid. But I realize I really do enjoy the option of moving about where other people are. 11mo
Scochrane26 @marleed I‘m fine by myself, too. I‘m not a fan of shopping, so I didn‘t miss going to our mall or clothing stores. I did miss the bookstore though & its restaurant. It was only closed for a couple of months. 11mo
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rachelsbrittain
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Mehso-so

I wanted to love this book. What it did, it did really well, so this is more on me than the book, I think. I really admired the satire, the sales / mock-memoir format, and the exploration of deep-rooted racism in the business world. But the middle with Buck becoming exactly the kind of person he initially hated was really depressing (literally, I finished this book feeling bummed), and it moved around so much it felt like several stories in one.

rachelsbrittain Tw: obviously lots of racism (like seriously some is fairly horrifying, especially from a group of white supremacist salespeople toward the end) and also repeated use of the r-slur 11mo
Bakingbookworm I‘m currently struggling with this book. I‘m about 1/4 of the way in. 11mo
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rachelsbrittain
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"The day that changed my life was like every other day before it, except that it changed my life."

#FirstLineFridays @ShyBookOwl

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ValerieAndBooks
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Billed as a satire, but humor & several situations was darker than I expected. But I liked this novel about Darren being recruited away from his barista job to be the first black employee (and nicknamed “Buck”) for a start-up company. Being the first, he suffers a lot of prejudice and micro aggressions. I cringed at some of it b/c of personal experience (I was the only deaf employee at a very toxic work place years ago). Impressive debut. #BOTM

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JustReadingJess
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I really enjoyed Black Buck. Buck is a great character that works hard to become successful. He also mentors and starts a group to help young blacks get the skills necessary to get better jobs.

Thank you Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Blackstone Publishing, Libro.fm and NetGalley for Black Buck.

Full Review: https://justreadingjess.wordpress.com/2021/02/10/book-review-black-buck/

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ManyWordsLater
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Black history month. 🙌🙌🙌

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marleed
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Gosh, I know that guy - the one that‘s a perfect salesman and if given the opportunity has the potential make unimagined amounts of money. Yet, there was so much still about Darren/Buck I didn‘t know - such an interesting book.

Reynosa8701 I just finished this one it was great! 11mo
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rachelsbrittain
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1. Black Buck, How to Find a Princess, and One Last Stop

2. Both!

3. In the Dream House

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