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2nd Annual Literary Dinner

Celebrating an Inclusive Literary Community

New Releases


The Mission


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

Our solutions

  • Publish culturally relevant literature

  • Build community partnerships

  • Create opportunities for emerging authors

  • Create opportunities for emerging illustrators


The founding authors









WRIGHT FOR WRITERS, LLC - Beth Wright, Owner