Interview and guest post from Alex Powell

Rivka and Ivory

We’re absolutely delighted to welcome Alex Powell to the blog today as part of Diverse Books Month. Alex is a Canadian author, living in Vancouver, who writes for Less Than Three Press, writing mostly Sci-Fi and Fantasy although they love writing cross-genre work. Alex identifies as pansexual and gender fluid and this is reflected in their fiction. Please join us and give Alex a warm welcome 🙂

1. What does the term “Diverse Books” mean to you?

To me, diversity means that anyone, from any walk of life, can look on the shelf at a bookstore or in the library and find a character that they identify with. It’s not as complicated as some people like to think. It’s about representation of all the different facets of the world, because right now, the literature of the western world is largely skewed towards only one or two types of story, which…

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