Book Riot's 2020 Read Harder Challenge , hosted by thestorygraph

Read a play by an author of color and/or queer author
All books added to this prompt

Cemetery Boys

Aiden Thomas

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+ young adult
adventurous emotional mysterious medium-paced

352 pages | first published 2020

You Should See Me in a Crown

Leah Johnson

fiction contemporary lgbtqia+ young adult
emotional funny lighthearted medium-paced

336 pages | first published 2020

Milk and Honey

Rupi Kaur

fiction poetry
emotional reflective medium-paced

204 pages | first published 2014

Half of a Yellow Sun

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

fiction historical
emotional reflective sad medium-paced

433 pages | first published 2006

Take a Hint, Dani Brown

The Brown Sisters #2

Talia Hibbert

fiction contemporary romance
emotional funny lighthearted medium-paced

320 pages | first published 2020


Akwaeke Emezi

fiction literary
challenging dark mysterious slow-paced

229 pages | first published 2018

Clap When You Land

Elizabeth Acevedo

fiction contemporary poetry young adult
emotional reflective sad medium-paced

400 pages | first published 2020


Raven Leilani

fiction contemporary
challenging dark reflective medium-paced

240 pages | first published 2020

Interior Chinatown

Charles Yu

fiction contemporary
challenging funny reflective medium-paced

288 pages | first published 2020

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin #1

Roseanne A. Brown

fiction fantasy young adult
adventurous emotional mysterious fast-paced

480 pages | first published 2020