1. "Book covers — not to mention the books being published — need to represent the diversity of people actually reading books."

    This infuriates me! I love YA books, especially because they have the power to teach us empathy. And yet, publishers manipulate book covers, marginalizing the people of colors and the very characters who readers find so empowering!

     
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