Teen activist Marley Dias says that The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas "shares the realities of so many girls I know." Find out what other books she's recommending for TIME for Kids readers:
“Success is not measured...by the places you go and the materialistic things, but it’s the people that you touch in the places that you’re servicing. So I’m servicing black girls and I’m servicing educators and all kids to see the beauty and diversity of people,” Marley Dias says
11-yr-old Marley Dias far exceeded a goal of collecting 1K books abt black girls by Feb.1.
A selfie with 11 year old Marley Dias--who advocates for more black girls as protagonists in books!