POC/NA Authors

African American

A. C. Thomas
Alaya Dawn Johnson
Allison Whittenberg
Amir Abrams
Andrea Davis Pinkney
Angela Johnson
Ashley Woodfolk
Bil Wright
Balogun Ojetade
Brandi Colbert
Brenda Woods
C. T. Callahan
Carla Sarratt
Carole Boston Weatherford
Celeste O. Norfleet
Charles R. Smith
Chris Ledbetter
Chris L. Terry
Christopher John Farley
Christopher Paul Curtis
Coe Booth
Colin Bootman
Craig  Laurance Gidney
Danielle Paige
Deborah Gregory
Denene Millner
Denise Lewis Patrick
Derrick Barnes
Dhonielle Clayton
Dream Jordan
Earl Sewell
Ernest Hill
Greg Neri
Ibi Zobio
Jacqueline Woodson
Jaime Reed
Jamie Adoff
Jasmine Richards (Afro British)
Jason Reynolds
Javaka Steptoe
Jessamyn Ward
Jesse C. Jackson
Jewell Parker Rhodes
Joyce Carol Thomas
Joyce Hansen
Julius Lester
Justina Ireland
Karen Simpson
Kekla Magoon
Kimberly Reid
Liari Timani
L. L. McKinney
Lamar Giles
L. Divine
LeSean Thomas
Marilyn Nelson
Nalo Hopkinson
Nic Stone
Nicole Yoon
Nikki Carter
Nikki Grimes
 Ni Ni Simone
Nnedi Okorafor
Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich 
Patrick Henry Bass
Patricia McKissack
Paula Chase
Philana Marie Boles
Rachel Renee Russell
Rebecca Barrow
Rita Williams-Garcia
S. A. M. Posey
Sarah Everett
Sarah Raughley
Sharon Dennis Wyeth
Sharon Draper
Sharon Flake
Shelia P. Moses
Sherri L. Smith
Sherri Winston
Sonia Hayes
Stephanie Kuehn
Stephanie Moore-Perry
Sundee Frasier
Tanita S. Davis
Theresa E. Harris
Tiffany D. Jackson
Tololwa Mollel
Tony Medina
Tonya Bolden
Tonya Cherie Hegamin
Torrey Maldenado
Traci L. Jones
Tracey Baptiste
Troy CLE
Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
Walter Dean Myers
Winifred Burton
Zetta Elliott 

Asian Pacific Islander American
Adeline Yen Mah (Chinese American)
Akemi Bowman
Amy Zhang
Aisha Saeed
An Na (Korean American)
Anjali Banerjee (Asian-Indian American)
Ashok Banker
Axie Oh
Bali Rai
Candy Gourley
CB Lee (Chinese Vietnamese American)
Catherine Torres (Filipino)
Charlotte Huang
Cindy Pon (Taiwanese American)
Cynthia Kadohata (Japanese American)
Daniel Nayeri(Iranian American)
David Yoo (Chinese American)
Dina Nayeri (Iranian American)
Devi Menon
E.C. Myers
Ellen Oh
Elsie Chapman
Erika Lee (Chinese American)
Erin Entrada Kelly (Filipino American)
Erin L. Schneider (Hawaiian)
F. Lit Yu
Evelyn Skye
F. C. Lee
Fonda Lee (Chinese Canadian)
Francis Lee Hall (Chinese American)
Gene Luen Yang (Chinese American)
Grace Lin (Taiwanese American)
Heidi Helig
Hena Khan
Hiromi Goto  (Japanese Canadian)
Icy Smith
Ilene W. Gregorio
Isamu Fukui
Janet Wong (Chinese Korean American)
Jasmine Warga (Turkish American)
Jenny Han (Asian American)
Julia Doa
Julie Kagawa (Japanese American)
Justina Chen (Taiwanese American)
Karen Bao
Karuna Riazi
Kashmira Sheth (Indian American)
Kathleen Burkinshaw (Japanese American)
Kavita Daswani
Kazu Kibuishi
Kelly Loy Gilbert
Ken Mochizuki (Japanese American)
Kendare Blake (Korean American)
Ki-Wing Merlin
Kristen Simmons
Kristi Shen
Laurence Yep (Chinese American)
Leila Rasheed (Bangladeshi British)
Lenore Look (Chinese American)
Lensey Namioka (Chinese American)
Linda Sue Park (Korean American)
Lisa Yee (Chinese American)
Livia Blackburne
Lydia Kang
Malinda Lo(Chinese American)
Many Ly
Marie Lu
Mariko Tamaki(Japanese/Jewish Canadian)
Marina  Tamar Budhos (Indo Caribbean)
Marty Chan (Chinese Canadian)
Maurene Goo
May-Lee Chai(Chinese/Irish American)
Meghan Nuttall Syres
Mike Jung
Milly Lee(Chinese American)
Misa Sugiura
Mitali Perkins (Asian-Indian American)
Naomi Shihab Nye (Palenstinian American)
Narinder Dhami (Asian-Indian British)
Neesha Meminger  (Asian Indian Canadian)
Nidhi Chanani
N. H. Senzai
Nisha Sharma
Padma Venkatraman (Asian Indian American)
Paul Yee (Chinese American)
Pintip Dunn
Rahul Kanakia
Randa Abdel-Fattah (Palestinian/Egyptian Australian)
Renée Ahdieh
Riley Redgate
Rhonda Belleza
Rich Lo
Rin Chupeco
Rosani Chokshi (Indian/Filipino American)
S. Jae-Jones
Sabaa Tahir
Samira Ahmed
Sandha Menon
Sanyantani Dasgupta
Sara Farizan (Iranian American)
Sarvenaz Tash
Sarwat Chadda (East Indian-British)
Shaila Patel
Sheba Karim
Sheela Chari (Indian American)
S. K. Ali
Sita Brahmachari (Asian Indian British)
S.K. Ali
Sonia Charaipotra
Soman Chainani (Indian American)
Stacey H. Lee (Chinese American)
Susan TanSusan Tan
Tanaz Bhathena
Tahereh Mafi (Asian American)
Thanhha Lai
Tomi Adeyemi
Uma Krishnaswami (Asian Indian American)
Valynne E. Maetani 
Varsha Bajaj(Asian Indian American)
Veera Hirandandani
Virginia  Loh Hagan (Chinese-American)
Vivek Shraya
Lori M. Lee
Y. S. Lee (Chinese Canadian)
Yoshiko Uchida (Japanese American)
Kat Zhang

Latinx
Alex Sanchez
Adam Silvera
Alisa Valdés
Alma Flor Ada
Angela Cervantes
Anna-Marie McLemore
Ava Jae
Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Bettina Restrepo
Caridad Ferrer
Celia Perez
Charles Rice González
Christina Diaz Gonzalez
Christina García
Cindy L. Rodriguez
Claudia Guadalupe Martínez
Claudia Meléndez
Courtney Alameda
Danette Vigilante
Daniel Jose Older
David Bowles
David Hernandez
Diane Gonzales Bertrand
Diana López
Donna Freitas
e. E. Charlton-Trujillo
Elizabeth Acevedo
Erika L. Sánchez
Estela Bernal
Eva Darrows
Francisco Jiménez
Francisco X. Stork
Gaby Triana
Gabby Rivera
Gary Soto
Gloria Velásquez
Jennifer Torres
Jennifer Ziegler
Joe Jiménez
Guadelupe Garcia McCall
Hillary Manahan
Isabel Quintero
Jennifer Cervantes
Jennifer Mathieu
Jenny Torres Sanchez
Jorge Aguirre
Juan Felipe Herrera
Julia Alvarez
Judith Ortiz Cofer
Kelly Loy Gilbert
Kelly Parra
Kim Baker
Latifa Sanchez
Lila Quintero Weaver
Lydia Gil
Lynn Joseph
Malin Alegria
Margarita Engle
Maria E. Andreu
Marjorie Agosín
Matt de la Peña
Meg Medina
Melissa Gray
Nancy Osa
Nicholasa Mohr
Nicola Yoon
Ofelia Dumas Lachtman
Olive Senior
Pam Muñoz Ryan
Patrick Flores-Scott
Rafael Rosado
Raúl the Third
Ray Villareal
René Saldana Jr
Rigoberto González
Samantha Mabry
Sindy Felin
Socorro Acioli
Sofia Quintero
Sonia Manzano
Stephanie Kuehn
Steven dos Santos
Tony Medina
Torrey Maldonado
Xavier Garza
Veronica Chambers
Viola Canales
Will Alexander
Yasmin Shiraz
Yxta Maya Murray
Zoraida Córdova

Mixed Race
Anna Perera (Sri Lankan/European)
Crystal Chan
Kimberly Pauley (Chinese/mixed race American)
Nàima B. Robert (African/European; Bristish Muslim)
Renee Ahdieh
Valeria Tejeda

Native American
Allen Sockabasin (Passamaquoddy)
Carla Messinger (Turtle Clan Lenape)
Chad Solomon (Ojibwe)
Cynthia Leitich Smith (Muscogee)
Daniel H. Wilson
Delphine Red Shirt
Jacqueline Guest
Jan Bourdeau Waboose (Nishnawbe Ojibway)
Joseph Bruchac  (Abenaki)
Joseph M. Marshall III (Sicangu Lakota/Rosebud Sioux)
Joy Harjo (Mvskoke)
Kate Hart (Chikasaw)
Kevin Noble Maillard (Black Seminole)
Kristy Orona-Ramirez (Taos Pueblo/Raramuri)
Lisa Charleyboy (Tsilhqot’in – Raven Clan)
Laura Tohe (Diné /Navajo)
Louise Erdrich (Chippewa)
Michael Kusugak (Inuit)
Nicola Campbell (Nle7kepmx, Nsilx and Métis)
Richard Van Camp (Dogrib / Tlicho)
Robbie Robertson (Mohawk)
S. D. Nelson  (Standing Rock Sioux)
Sherman Alexie (Spokane/Coeur d’Alene)
Simon Ortiz (Acoma Pueblo)
Tim Tingle  (Choctaw)
Traci McClellan-Sorell (Cherokee)
Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve  (Lakota Sioux)
Yvonne Wakim Dennis (Cherokee/Sand Hill/Syrian)

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