Black Voices to Support

By Christina Ladd on

Hopefully you are already reading Ta-Nahesi Coates, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, and Ibrahim X. Kendi. Obviously if you like SFF you should read Toni Morrison*, Octavia Butler, N.K. Jemisin, and Samuel Delany. But to round out your reading here are other Black voices you can embrace and support in your reading of YA and SFF. *No …

Asian and Asian American Authors Publishing into the Pandemic

By Christina Ladd on

If you’re struggling to find ways to contribute during the pandemic, a small way you can help several communities at once is to buy books by Asian or Asian American authors from your local independent bookstore. Debut authors especially, but really anyone with a book out recently is hurting. Small retailers are hurting. And the …