Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Diversity

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Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Each week there is a new topic and this week’s topic is: Ten Books That Celebrate Diversity/Diverse Characters (example: features minority/religious minority, socioeconomic diversity, disabled MC,  neurotypical character, LGBTQ etc etc.)

Disabilities/Mental Illness
Song of Summer by Laura Lee Anderson – Deaf
Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone – OCD
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell – Bipolar
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr – Blind

Socioeconomic
Six Impossible Things by Fiona Wood – Family goes from having money to not
Hit by Delilah S Dawson – A lot of characters are in severe debt

Race/Ethnicity/Culture
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han – Korean
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini – Afghani
I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai – Pakistani
Life of Pi by Yann Martel – Indian