Booklists

These are resources for Urban & Marginalized Youth Throughout the English-speaking Diaspora Under Construction and Growing

MULTIPLE LISTINGS

Library Services for Youth in Custody

Lee and Low Book Publishers

We Need Diverse Books

Children’s Book Council

Center for the Study of Multicultural Children’s Literature

Orca Publishers for middle and high school

INDIGENOUS YOUTH

Birchbark Books Online Bookstore

American Indian Library Association

American Indians in Children’s Literature

The Native American Literary Symposium

LGBTQ YOUTH

The Rainbow List

Gay YA

The Lambda Children / YA Book Award

The ALA Stonewall Book Award

LATINO YOUTH

Latin@s in Children’s Books

Author Meg Medina’s Blog

ASIAN YOUTH

Asian Pacific American Literature Award

Multi-racial and Asian Children’s Books

BLACK AND WHITE YOUTH

9th Street Bookstore

Diversity YA Life:  Urban Fiction (YALSA Hub, March 2016 post)

Edith Campbell’s Blog

Saddleback Publishers Urban Teens

Zetta Elliott’s Blog

*** Our critical need at the moment is for publications featuring Indigenous and Asian youth protagonists who are navigating through and trying to survive the pitfalls of a marginalized world. Please feel free to bring our attention to whatever valued resource you know of that are not listed in the reply section below.  As always, we ask that you be respectful of all replies and responses.

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