29 books — 14 voters
A book that features diverse representation from an author that also identifies as that specific representation.
#OwnVoices Mental Health in MG and YA
Asian Speculative Fiction by Asian Authors -- #ownvoices
145 books — 68 voters
“ People were so often mean that when they weren’t, there was a tendency to bestow sainthood upon them. Aster did not reward common decency with her affection. ”
[close] For anyone that reads YA and Middle Grade and wants recommendations or to share them for own voices and diverse author-written books. Own voices are books where the author has the same marginalisation as the main character(s). We accept all marginalisations: race, disability (including mental illness, chronic illness, neurodivergent, etc), fat, LGBTQIA2+ (Including nonbinary and Indigenous genders, asexual and aromantic spec, multigender attraction, etc), sex workers, etc.
2 members, last active 3 months ago
A virtual book club dedicated to buddy reading one YA book per month! *October’s book: Serpent &…more
[close] A virtual book club dedicated to buddy reading one YA book per month! *October’s book: Serpent & Dove*
150 members, last active 3 months ago
A discussion group for the book Children of Blood and Bone with *SPOILERS*.
[close] A discussion group for the book Children of Blood and Bone with *SPOILERS*.
4 members, last active 8 months ago