Resources for Reviewers
What are microagressions?
Not “just” racial.
Do microaggressions hurt?
Understanding LGBTQA+ Terminology
great list of terminology with definitions
great explanation of how to use LGBTQA+ terminology when writing
Indiginous Americans in YA Literature
Video from an Author’s Point of View
Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice—and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.
Be Mindful When Talking About Gender for a Book
Stereotypes vs. Tropes vs. Archetypes: What’s the diff?
An author’s look at reviews of books with diverse characters
Basic Review Writing
a good place to get ideas, but remember to follow VOYA’S guidelines first and foremost!!