This directory lists traditionally published Black young adult (YA) authors. (To see the Melanin in YA Bookshop lists go HERE.)

Are you a traditionally published Black YA author who is missing from the directory below? If you’d like a profile, email info@melanininya.com with this request or fill out this form.

Are you a traditionally published Black YA author who needs an update to your profile? Email info@melanininya.com.