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Blogs about Multicultural and Global Literature

  • American Indians in Children's Literature
    Blog by Debbie Reese
  • CBC Diversity
    Includes include links to relevant articles, book and illustrator spotlights, and posts by professionals in children’s book publishing.
  • I'm Your Neighbor
    Blog devoted children's books and reading projects for educators, librarians, and community organizations who seek to build bridges between new arrivals and long-term communities.
  • Latin@s in Kid Lit
    A blog about Latino/a literature for children, middle grade students, and young adults.
  • Mitali's Fire Escape
    blog by Mitali Perkins
  • Paper Tigers Blog
    Reviews of multicultural works for children. No longer being updated, but still a great archive for book reviews.
  • The Brown Bookshelf
    Showcases picture books, middle grade, and young adult novels written and illustrated by African Americans.
  • The Classroom Bookshelf
    Weekly posts on recently published books for children and young adults, with a strong focus on diverse literature. Each entry includes a book review, teaching ideas, and resources for further exploration.
  • The Open Book
    A blog by publisher Lee and Low.
  • We Need Diverse Books
    A campaign to bring awareness to the lack of diversity in children's and young adult literature.
  • World Literature Today Blog
    Articles and posts about books published around the world.
  • Rich in Color
    Focused on young adult fiction and non-fiction starring or written by people of color and people from First/Native Nations.

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