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Lists about: Non-Caucasian Protagonists in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Paranormal Romance, Diversity in Young Adult and Middle Grade, Books wit. Oct 05, 2015 · February 2, 2015 Book Lists American Library Association, caldecott, Coretta Scott King Book Awards, Printz Award, Pura Belpre Awards, Stonewall Book Awards, William C. Morris Award Diversity in YA Congratulations to the diverse 1 young adult books honored at the American Library Association’s Youth Media Awards on Feb. 2, 2015!

Aug 27, 2015 · Debate about the lack of diversity in young adult literature isn't new, but thanks to recent campaigns such as We Need Diverse Books, there's renewed focus on why diversity Author: Ambelin Kwaymullina. Jan 10, 2017 · Bookmark the upcoming release dates for these 10 young adult books by female authors of color set to release in 2017.Author: India Hill.

Oct 09, 2016 · But I loved my characters in this book, especially my hero and heroine, and I loved portraying this city I adore, a character in itself, so close to my heart. It is the first YA speculative fiction I’m aware of published by a big US publisher set in Taipei, if not the first young adult . English language young adult fiction and children's literature in general have historically shown a lack of books with a main character who is a person of color, LGBT, or disabled.In the UK 90% of the best-selling YA titles from 2006 to 2016 featured white, able-bodied, cis-gendered, and heterosexual main characters. The numbers of children's book authors have shown a similar lack of diversity.