In this episode of A Book and A Dream, Megan O'Russell speaks to author Suzanne van Rooyen on topics ranging from the struggle of switching from writing short stories to novels to the importance of LGBTQ+, genderqueer, and transgender representation in books.
From finding a book that reflects your journey to using fiction to become a better ally, this interview is one you will not want to miss.
Links from episode:
Myth and Storm: https://amzn.to/3ibatVr
Suzanne van Rooyen: https://www.amazon.com/Suzanne-van-Rooyen/e/B0061NT89E
I Heart Robot: https://www.amazon.com/Heart-Robot-Suzanne-van-Rooyen-ebook/dp/B075V7WL1Q/
The Other Me: https://www.amazon.com/Other-Me-Suzanne-van-Rooyen-ebook/dp/B01HL3WBDM/
Obscura Burning: https://www.amazon.com/Obscura-Burning-Suzanne-van-Rooyen-ebook/dp/B073Q9LWSV/
Note: Not all books are young adult. Don't forget to read the blurbs before gifting these books to your favorite Tweens!
Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender: https://amzn.to/30bpQa4
Pet by Akwaeke Emezi: https://amzn.to/2Gk6Zm4
Anna-Marie McLemore: https://www.amazon.com/Anna-Marie-McLemore/e/B00W2GDN2M
Invisible Boys by Holden Sheppard: https://amzn.to/36clTFX
The Tensorate Series by JY 'Neon' Yang: https://amzn.to/3cEiHEc
(Dark Themes) The Deep by Rivers Solomon: https://amzn.to/368VskJ
(Not YA) Danielle Cain series by Margaret Killjoy: https://amzn.to/3mZ5hHF
I Wish You All the Best by Mason Deaver: https://amzn.to/2EDxHps
The Salvagers series by Alex White: https://amzn.to/3kPBMX9
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