Reading Rainbow, NAIBA and more upcoming events

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More We Need Diverse Books events coming up!

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The first ever We Need Diverse Books author reception at NAIBA was a remarkable success! Thanks, independent booksellers, for all you do to increase diversity in literature!

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Baltimore Inner Harbor
September 26th, 2014

1pm-2pm: A We Need Diverse Books panel featuring Justina Ireland (PROMISE OF SHADOWS) and WNDB team members:

  • Ellen Oh (PROPHECY)
  • Karen Sandler (TANKBORN Trilogy)
  • Caroline Richmond (THE ONLY THING TO FEAR)


ICYMI: highlights from this week’s social media

Future events:

KidLitCon
Sacramento CA

October 11th

1:30pm-3pm – We Need Diverse Books Presents: Book Bloggers and Diversity, an Unbeatable Combination

  • Mike Jung (GEEKS, GIRLS, & SECRET IDENTITIES)
  • Karen Sandler (TANKBORN Trilogy)
  • S.E. Sinkhorn
  • Martha White

BinderCon
New York, NY

October 12th

TBA – How to increase diversity in writing and representation in literature

  • Stacy Whitman (Tu Books)
  • Dhonielle Clayton (TINY PRETTY THINGS)
  • Marietta Zacker (agent, Nancy Gallt)

James River Writers Conference
Richmond, VA

October 19th

1pm – "Windows and Mirrors": Diversity in Literature

  • Lamar Giles (FAKE ID)
  • Meg Medina (YAQUI DELGADO WANTS TO KICK YOUR ASS)
  • Stacy Whitman (Tu books)

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