#diversity

Searching for the Non-White Heroine in Books

A reader on searching for the non-white heroine in books, #ownvoices, and wanting to see more representation in literature across the board.

The Best Places To Find Indie Mysteries

With the closure of Midnight Ink, Book Riot helps you find other indie publishers who are putting out diverse and dynamic mysteries.

Literal Black Girl Magic: Books with Witches, Orisha and More

Books with black woman and girls who are literally magical -- witches, Orisha, Vodou, and more powerful women with black girl magic.

15 Latinx Poets Who Are Breaking Down Borders

"Latinx writers are doing work that feels important now more than ever, but has been important, beautiful, and necessary always."

Rainy Vacation Reads

Weather has you trapped indoors? Read these books about the outdoors, international settings, and other people on vacations for a little escape.

There’s Something Wrong With UK Kids Book Publishing

Are You a “Real” Reader?

If you've got a case of Reading Impostor syndrome, we're here to help you figure out your ~Real Reader status.

Go Beyond Reading Diversely: Buy Diversely, Too

We know that we should be conscious of reading diversely when we're picking up books to put into our eyeballs. But what about the next step? Are we purchasing books as diversely as we're reading?

10 Black Women Bookstagrammers to Follow this February

A list of bookstagram (bookish-instragram) accounts run by black women.

20 Bookstagrammers of Color to Follow

Diversify your bookstagram feed and get more #ownvoices recommendations with these great bookstagrammers of color (and from all over the world).