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Let’s Talk Bookish – Writers of Diverse Books

Good morning and welcome to another Let's Talk Bookish post! Let's Talk Bookish is a weekly meme, created and hosted by me, where we discuss chosen topics, share our opinions, and spread the love by visiting each other's posts. Today's topic is: Who do you think is qualified to write a book with diverse characters?… Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish – Writers of Diverse Books

2019 Books · Discussions · Discussions about books

Diversity and Representation in YA feat. a rant about ‘Americanism’ – Discussion

Welcome everyone! Today, I want to talk about a very sensitive yet important issue in the world of Young Adult books: diversity and representation. This is very sensitive and has been the subject of many controversies in the YA community. I'll also be venting my anger about what I'm dubbing, 'Americanism'. It means people seeing… Continue reading Diversity and Representation in YA feat. a rant about ‘Americanism’ – Discussion

2019 Books · Book Review · Reading Challenge · Review

Does My Head Look Big In This? by Randa Abdel-Fattah – Review

Welcome everybody! Today's book review is of Does My Head Look Big in This? by Randa Abdel-Fattah (Um I think they already got that in the title JR). This book gets a solid three stars. It is a YA Contemporary read and is also considered a diverse book because the main character is Muslim. I liked this book but there were some issues that made me give it three stars.