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Publishers Weekly – BookCon Controversy Begets Diversity Social Media Campaign

Publishers Weekly – ReedPop adds #WeNeedDiverseBooks BookCon panel

Publishers Weekly – #WeNeedDiverseBooks Announces Initiatives

Publishers Weekly – ‘More than a Hashtag’: We Need Diverse Books Moves Forward

Library Journal – BookControversy

School Library Journal – #WeNeedDiverseBooks: A roundup

School Library Journal – We Need Diverse Books Incorporates

NPR – #WeNeedDiverseBooks Campaign Comes To Inaugural BookCon

NBC news – Authors, Booksellers: National BookExpo Lacks Diversity

BookRiot – Talking with the Voices of #WeNeedDiverseBooks

BookRiot – I Need Diverse Books

Parade Magazine – We Need Diverse Books – Here’s How You Can Help!

LA Times – Diversity in kids’s book campaign goes viral after BookCon uproar

Teen Vogue – Why It’s Important to Expand Your Teen Reading List

Salon – #WeNeedDiverseBooks goes viral

The Daily Dot – One of Book World’s biggest expos at center of diversity battle

The Daily Dot – The Online Push for Greater Diversity in Books and Comics

Buzzfeed – 18 Adorable Reasons We Need More Diverse Books – On the Books

Hypable – #WeNeedDiverseBooks Campaign will Present at BookCo

Fast Company – How to Get People to Care: Anatomy of a Trending Hashtag

The Guardian – ‘We Need Diverse Books’ calls for more representative writing for children

Huffington Post – 12 Irrefutable, Amazing Reasons We Need Diverse books

YALSA: The Hub – We Need Diverse Books

Bibliodaze – Queer Girls Need Diverse Books

Bibliodaze – 2014 Most Influential People in Publishing

Christian Science Monitor – Lack of Diversity in Book World Continues to Stir Debate – Bandwagon to Jump On: #WeNeedDiverseBooks!


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