Melanin in YA is now on GoFundMe! Please donate if you can! Thank you! Melanin in YA  is currently in progress as a database for all things Black in traditional Young Adult (this does not include middle grade or new adult) publishing. Melanin in YA was made for a varietyContinue Reading

Thank you so much for the support for Melanin in YA! If you have yet to fill out the survey to let Melanin in YA know what else you’d like to see on this website, please do so here. If you’re a traditionally published Black YA author and your nameContinue Reading

Welcome to the soft launch for Melanin in YA! This site was created to serve as a resource for all things Black in the Young Adult reading world. Ultimately, Melanin in YA is a place where you can go to for everything and we mean everything Black in traditional YAContinue Reading