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Diversity in the News: March 2016

March 24, 2016

We're excited to present the March issue of Diversity in the News, CBC Diversity's monthly round-up of relevant news in children’s books and diversity!

The newsletter is a valuable resource for librarians, teachers, booksellers, parents and caregivers, publishing professionals, and children’s literature lovers.

Find thought-provoking articles, diverse new releases, and more in this month’s issue and sign up here to receive Diversity in the News in your inbox! 

ugly veggies

The Ugly Vegetables by Grace Lin (Charlesbridge, July 1999). All rights reserved.

March Highlights:
  • National Ambassador Gene Luen Yang has launched the Reading Without Walls podcast, in which he interviews children’s book creators about the books they love and the joy of reading diverse stories. 
  • Brooklyn Magazine offers action points for working toward a more inclusive industry.
  • Brightly shines the light on the #OwnVoices movement.

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