Thanks to everyone who commented on my last post! I was reminded in the comment section that diversity and representation in itself is wonderful, but it's always important to boost the voices of people from those different communities. Corinne Duyvis (author of 'Otherbound' and 'On the Edge of Gone') started the #OwnVoices hashtag on Twitter… Continue reading TOP 5: Diverse #OwnVoices Fantasy
The benefits of diverse reading aren't just for kids. Our writing should reflect the people who exist in our world. Stories give us a window into the lives of others, and there's no good reason that shouldn't extend to the fantasy genre as well.