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Monthly Book Suggestions > Colourism (February 2020)

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message 1: by Mariah Roze (new)

Mariah Roze (mariahroze) | 1408 comments Mod
Please suggest book for the diversity group read: Colourism (aka shadeism). Please suggest books by 1/24/20

message 2: by Megan (new)

Megan | 119 comments Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones

message 3: by Megan (new)

Megan | 119 comments As a shorter option, Sulwe by Lupita Nyong’o
I love children’s books and this one is supposed to be very good.

message 5: by Daphne (new)

Daphne Walker | 16 comments Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward
Heavy by Kiese Laymon
Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
Kindred by Octavia E Butter

message 6: by Sarah (new)

Sarah Rigg | 131 comments Colourism in Caribbean culture is a theme in this book:

"Free Enterprise: A Novel of Mary Ellen Pleasant" by Michelle Cliff

message 7: by Suzy (new)

Suzy (goodreadscomsuzy_hillard) | 22 comments I'll suggest Passing by Nella Larson.

message 8: by Michaela (new)

Michaela | 152 comments I second Passing. Have been wanted to read this for a while.

message 9: by Mariah Roze (new)

Mariah Roze (mariahroze) | 1408 comments Mod
Here is the poll: https://www.goodreads.com/poll/show/1...

Thank you for suggesting books :)

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