A few months ago, our colleagues at Simon & Schuster embarked on a mission to discover when some of their authors were first able to connect with a character that reflected their own personal narrative. The results were transformative and emotional. Now, we’d like to introduce you to a new weekly video series, Simon & Schuster’s Books Like Us:
To watch a powerful video featuring I DON’T WANT TO DIE POOR author Michael Arceneaux, head over to Simon & Schuster’s Books Like Us page. Then check back there weekly for new videos with more of your favorite authors, including Jackson Bird, Stephen Graham Jones, Candice Carty-Williams, Maisy Card, Mary H.K. Choi, Erica Armstrong Dunbar, Ross Mathews, Linda Sarsour, Marjan Kamali, Brittney Morris, and Daniel Mallory Ortberg.
And don’t miss these Get Lit articles featuring authors from the Books Like Us series!
- Jackson Bird rounds up five favorite books featuring proudly bisexual main characters (plus four honorable mentions).
This post was originally published on GetLiterary.com.