2017 #DIVERSITY READING CHALLENGE January Suggestions

It’s January; What do I read? So you wanna read some diverse books this year? Don’t know where to start? I can help. Following are a few suggestions if you want to get one diverse read in this month. COURAGE TO SOAR by Simone Biles with Michelle Burford This Olympic gymnast soared her way into my heart. I had all the feels watching her. or THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR by Nicola Yoon I like the idea of this {Read More}

Introducing Pam

I realized that few mainstream books contain diverse and multicultural characters. I decided to help others hunt for books containing diversity. If you're ready to discover great books for people of all kind, stick around. I Volunteer. To read diversity.

Discover Black History Month with Alice Walker & The Color Purple

Discover Black History Month with Alice Walker The Color Purple Everything want to be loved. Us sing and dance and holler, just trying to be loved. “All my life I had to fight. I had to fight my daddy. I had to fight my brothers. I had to fight my cousins and my uncles. A girl child ain’t safe in a family of men. But I never thought I’d have to fight in my own house. She let out her {Read More}

Introducing Pam

I realized that few mainstream books contain diverse and multicultural characters. I decided to help others hunt for books containing diversity. If you're ready to discover great books for people of all kind, stick around. I Volunteer. To read diversity.

Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan

I have been wanting to read a book by Pam Munoz Ryan (Hey we have the same first name!!) for a while now. Echo is a delight. The book is mildly complicated so it’s probably best for older tweens. By complicated I mean that there are several stories interwoven with one common thread. If your reader is not able to follow a story like this, it will seem like work. I’ll admit, it was tough for me to adjust to each {Read More}

Introducing Pam

I realized that few mainstream books contain diverse and multicultural characters. I decided to help others hunt for books containing diversity. If you're ready to discover great books for people of all kind, stick around. I Volunteer. To read diversity.