2nd Annual Literary Dinner
Celebrating an Inclusive Literary Community
Hot off the presses for January 2019! Strive Publishing's first, long anticipated young adult novel, Under a Cloven Sky, by Ricardo Peters is finally here. In book one of The Scorched Heavens fantasy series, you will find a world filled with beautifully complex characters that young people today can relate to and see themselves in. Order this book now!
Isaiah’s Sunglasses is a children’s book that is a perfect read-aloud for children ages 1 to 11. Isaiah’s Sunglasses is a short, fun, rhythmic story that will engage both reader and listener. As the story of Isaiah unfolds, so does a surprising twist. Order this book now and be one of the first to find out!
Red’s Adventures: The Egg Pie is the hilarious first book in the Red’s Adventures picture book series, perfect for ages 4 - 8. Red’s Adventures: The Egg Pie features the precocious Red, growing up in Selma, Alabama. Under the watchful eye of her Granny, Red meets everyday challenges with wit, grit, and a wild imagination. Order this book now!
In book one of The Scorched Heavens fantasy series, you will find a world filled with beautifully complex characters that young people today can relate to and see themselves in. Also available for Kindle on Amazon.
Stories can build bridges and connect people from all backgrounds. In this book of stories, discover a new take on nursery rhymes, enjoy inspirational poetry from different voices, and see life through someone else’s stories. Each Story to Story volume features the original work of local writers and artists from diverse backgrounds who strive to teach and inspire all children. Learn about each writer and artist in the contributors section of the book - you could be looking at the next best seller! Pre-order your copy today and be among the first to say, “I knew them when…”
Encourage children to write and illustrate their own books. Size: 7” x 10”, with 20 pages, pack of 10 blank books
Strive Publishing's mission is to publish African American picture books and young adult novels with stories from African American communities that are contemporary and relatable. Through supporting emerging African American authors, we aim to affirm our stories and to inspire our readers to achieve their dreams for generations to come.
Problems worth solving
Lack of culturally relevant children’s books
Lack of diverse images across cultures
Few pathways for emerging authors
Few pathways for emerging illustrators
Publish culturally relevant literature
Build community partnerships
Create opportunities for emerging authors
Create opportunities for emerging illustrators
The founding authors
PAST AND CURRENT PARTNERS
WRIGHT FOR WRITERS, LLC - Beth Wright, Owner