Romance Week, Themed Posts

ROMANCE WEEK: Romance Novels Written by Black Authors [recommendations]

It's not really a secret that the romance genre, is overwhelmingly white. This Guardian article is worth the read if you are unfamiliar with that claim. The Ripped Bodice, an independent LA based bookstore, publishes an annual diversity report which shows this as well. I highly recommend you check it out and see which publishers… Continue reading ROMANCE WEEK: Romance Novels Written by Black Authors [recommendations]

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GUIDE TO: My Favorite Books by Black Authors

I'm loving that in the past week book Twitter and Bookstagram have been full of book recommendations by Black authors and anti-racism educational texts. My phone is full of screenshots so I can add them to my Goodreads TBR. But, we have to make an effort to actually read all these books and support BIPOC… Continue reading GUIDE TO: My Favorite Books by Black Authors