Booksellers play an essential role in getting diverse books into the hands of young readers. The following resources can help booksellers identify representative books and deliver them to a wider audience.
- The Elephant in the Room: An insightful take on diversity in children’s books from bookseller Elizabeth Bluemle. Includes links and resources.
- Selling Color to Customers: A Bookseller’s Guide: More from bookseller and blogger Elizabeth Bluemle.
- ShelfTalker: a Publishers Weekly blog, written by two independent booksellers.
- Tips on Selling “Multicultural” Kid/YA Books: Author Mitali Perkins shares ideas for delivering multicultural books to customers.