19 Books You Should Read If You're Trying To Diversify Your Bookshelf

    Wake up darlings! It's let's-decolonise-our-bookshelves-o'clock!

    1. White Feminism: From the Suffragettes to Influencers and Who They Leave Behind by Koa Beck

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    2. The Joys of Motherhood by Buchi Emecheta

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    3. Minor Detail by Adania Shibli (translated by Elisabeth Jaquette)

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    4. Ice Candy Man By Bapsi Sidhwa

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    5. Changes: A Love Story by Ama Ata Aidoo

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    6. Under The Udala Trees by Chinelo Okparanta

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    7. Dominicana by Angie Cruz

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    8. Funny Boy by Shyam Selvadurai

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    9. Almond by Won-Pyung Sohn (translated by Joosun Lee)

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    10. Ghost Boys By Jewell Parker Rhodes

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    11. Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu

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    12. Afterparties by Anthony Veasna So

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    13. Swimming Back To Trout River by Linda Rui Feng

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    14. Moth Smoke by Mohsin Hamid

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    15. If They Come For Us by Fatimah Asghar

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    16. Guapa by Saleem Haddad

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    17. The Wrong End of the Telescope by Rabih Alameddine

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    18. Mango Cheeks, Metal Teeth by Aruna Nambiar

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    19. Territory Of Life by Yūko Tsushima (translated by Geraldine Harcourt)

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