Diversity in Books
They were interviewed at BookExpo America, The publishing industry’s annual trade show.
Dhonielle Clayton and Kwame Alexander discussed the need for diversity in children and young adult publishing and detail the work of their respective organizations, We Need Diverse Books and the Book-in-a-Day program.
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