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Dee Das

Reality isn't the best place to find a lover, so books are where I go. Angry brown girl who dreams of bettering the world with her two brain cells. English major putting the LIT in Literature. Feminist.

6 Insightful Books About Addiction

These powerful, personal, and hopeful books about addiction cover a gamut of experiences with alcohol and drug addiction.

5 Translated Works Of Fiction About Life And Culture That You Need To Read Right Away

There’s a whole world of reading out there–why limit yourself to books originally in English? Here are 5 translated novels worth your time, including Where The Wild Ladies Are by Aoko Matsuda, translated by Polly Barton.

6 Books By Pisces Authors You Need To Read To Celebrate Pisces Season

We're in Pisces season, which means it's time to channel your creativity! These 6 books by Pisces authors can help.

6 Books To Help You Understand Your South Asian Heritage

If you’re tired of the reductive labels assigned to South Asian literature and want to better understand your heritage, this list is for you, including Difficult Daughters By Manju Kapur.

7 Books About Death and Dying for Comfort During Tough Times

Whether you’re grieving a loved one or dreading the inevitable, these books about death and dying are here to offer comfort, including Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes.

8 Own Voices Children’s Books About Black History

If you're looking for ways to educate the kids about Black history, pick up these own voices children's books about Black history.

8 Anti-Racist Books to Help You Dig Deeper

Gain a deeper understanding of systemic racism, find manuals on conversations around racism, and more in these anti-racist books.

7 Children’s Books By Asian Writers For Everyone Looking To Diversify Their And/Or Their Kids’ TBR Pile

Outstanding children's books by Asian writers to showcase what the world looks like to readers young and not-so-young.

5 Powerful Books About Domestic Abuse

These books about domestic abuse take us into the lives of women struggling in silence and examine the far-reaching consequences of trauma, including titles like Into the Darkest Corner By Elizabeth Haynes.

7 Great Crossover Middle Grade/YA Series

If you are a fan of books for young readers, check out this list of crossover middle grade YA series for readers of all age groups.