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Trans Books For Fans of Transparent

Earlier this month, the comedy TV series Transparent picked up two awards at the Golden Globes. The series follows a ...

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge

Here at Panels, we don’t limit our discussions to superhero comics from Marvel and DC. We talk about them, but ...

3 On A YA Theme: 3 You May Have Missed This Year

Let’s wrap up this year’s “3 On A YA Theme” posts with three titles that, thematically, have nothing to do ...

3 On A YA Theme: Characters With Disabilities

Reading diversely and talking about diversity in reading has been a huge priority this year at Book Riot. It’s a theme and ...

The Book Riot 2015 Read Harder Challenge

Whatever your preference for reading challenges, we here at the Riot enjoy the odd challenge. We’ve written before about the ...

Diversity in Publishing Matters (Whether You Like It Or Not)

There has been so much talk about diversity in reading these days, and a surprising amount of aversion to it, ...

On Autism: Books That Empower And Celebrate

Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are something that has been a part of my family life for many years. Diagnoses have ...

More Elves of Color! Why Diversity in YA Fantasy Matters

This is a guest post from Lori Lee. Lori is the author of young adult fantasy Gates of Thread and ...

Judging Books By Their Covers: An Experiment

Expand your literary horizons with New Books!, a weekly newsletter spotlighting 3-5 exciting new releases, hand-picked by our very own Liberty Hardy. Sign up ...

30 Diverse YA Titles To Get On Your Radar

This post is sponsored by I Read YA. Throughout the month of May, Scholastic’s This is Teen community is sharing ...

Talking With the Voices of #WeNeedDiverseBooks

Yesterday here at Book Riot, Jill told you about #WeNeedDiverseBooks. To recap, this campaign wants you to take a picture of yourself ...

We Need Bigger Megaphones for Diversity in Kid Lit

Last week, BookCon announced their event’s lineup of blockbuster kid lit panelists. Jeff Kinney, James Patterson, Rick Riordan, and Lemony ...

Your 25 Favorite Authors of Color

Inspired by a recent study by Lee & Low Books which revealed that of 124 authors who made the New York ...

Reading Challenges for 2014

It’s the start of a new year, and if you’re anything like some of us at Book Riot, you have some ...

On Reading Writers of Color

I am white. I am primarily of British, German, and Czech descent. I have light brown (formerly very blond hair), ...