Stories Celebrating Black Voices

This post is part of Six for Sunday run by Steph from A Little But a Lot.

Listening to a variety of voices and experiences is incredibly important. If you only read books featuring your own gender, age, race, or creed, there are innumerable things you can miss out on.

So, I think it’s incredibly important to read stories with black characters. These are just some I’ve read which focus on black characters. Have you read any of these? Or, do you have any to recommend?

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My Favourite Black Characters in Books

This post is part of Six for Sunday, run by Steph from A Little But a Lot.

It’s not just important to diversify the authors you read. I have also been reading a lot more books with Black characters and listening to Black people’s stories and struggles.

Have you read any of these books? Or, do you have another recommendation for me?

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Favourite Books by Black Authors

This year I’ve really made an effort to diversify my reading shelves. Throughout the last few years my reading has been pretty white author dominated, and it’s time to change that.

So, I’ve got some authors of colour I’ve loved, and maybe you will really enjoy their books too. I’ve collected a list across several genres and reading tastes. There should for sure be something here you’ll enjoy.

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Bookish Pet Peeves

This post is part of Top Ten Tuesday run by Jana from That Artsy Reader Girl.

There are a couple of things in books that slightly annoy me. Not enough to never read again, but just enough that I need to breathe out strongly. You know the way I mean.

Do you share any of these peeves? Let me know your thoughts.

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