We need — and I WANT — Diverse Books

April 30th, 2014

If you’ve been on the internet at all in the last few days, you’ve probably seen the hashtag #WeNeedDiverseBooks. It’s taken over Twitter and Tumblr, as far as I can tell. To quote the WeNeedDiverseBooks tumblr: Recently, there’s been a groundswell of discontent over the lack of diversity in children’s literature. The issue is being […]

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Ask Daphne! About multicultural stories

December 11th, 2008

Some gorgeous Indian shoes for K.T. (no, not me), who asks, “Are you open to YA or MG books set in countries like India as long as the book is well-written?”

Filled Under: Ask Daphne!