If you are a fun of expressionistic books, then you might want to read Between the World and Me pdf. This novel is a letter that is written in a book form. The author, Ta-Nehisi Coates, writes letters to his fifteen-year-old son named Samori. Between the World and Me pdf was inspired by the 1963 classic, “The Fire Next Time” BY James Baldwin. In the book, the author meditates on what it means to be a black person in America today. Ta Nehisi Coates Between The World and Me pdf was written during the time that the killers of Michael Brown were acquitted of murder charges. Ta-Nehisi was trying to explain to his son in the form of a letter why unarmed black men and women were being targeted and killed by the police.