Posts Tagged by Biracial

DiversifYA: Tara Sim

We have Tara Sim with us today! Yay! Tara is a wonderful species of author, found in the wilds of the Bay Area, California. When she’s not writing about magic, clocks, and boys, she drinks tea, wrangles cats, and sings opera. Her debut YA novel, TIMEKEEPER, comes out Fall of 2016 from Sky Pony Press. Follow […]

DiversifYA: Kristan Hoffman

Kristan Hoffman likes to write about young people going on big adventures in cool places. Mostly fiction — but sometimes not. Her manuscript THE GOOD DAUGHTERS (women’s fiction/multicultural) was a quarterfinalist in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards. Her web serial TWENTY-SOMEWHERE was a winner of the St. Martin’s Press “New Adult” contest and is now […]

DiversifYA: Natasha Ngan

Today, DiversifYA is delighted to welcome Natasha Ngan! Natasha is a social media consultant and fashion blogger by day, YA author by night, and gorgeous person all of the time. She also tweets and blogs! Natasha’s the author of THE ELITES (Hot Key Books, 2013), a futuristic fantasy set in Neo-Babel, a city full of cultures, racial tensions, and […]

DiversifYA: Kelly Loy Gilbert

Today on the blog, Kelly Loy Gilbert! Kelly is a) awesome, b) a writer of literary fiction, both YA and adult, and c) author of the upcoming CONVICTION (Disney-Hyperion, Spring/Summer 2014). Doesn’t that  just sound amazing and heartbreaking in all the right ways? <3 Kelly is represented by Adriann Ranta of Wolf Literary and has an MFA in […]

DiversifYA: Kristina Pérez

For today’s interview, I’m so excited to welcome Kristina Pérez to the blog! Kristina writes YA, holds a PhD in Medieval Literature from the University of Cambridge (medievalists represent!), and is the author of THE MYTH OF MORGAN LA FEY (Palgrave Macmillan) and A HEDONIST’S GUIDE TO BEIJING. Most of all, she has a lot […]

DiversifYA: Alex Brown

Hey all! Meet Alex, the other half of our DiversifYA team! Alex is our Twitter genius and quiz master behind our Diversity Trivia. (So let’s all work on convincing we need many, many more of those trivia questions, okay?) Alex is also one of the inaugural winners of SCBWI’s On-The-Verge Emerging Voices Award, created to foster […]