Library Fangirl

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Some interesting infographs created and compiled by author/blogger Tiana Smith, breaking down the physical characteristics of female protagonists from a Goodreads 2012 list of 50 bestselling YA novels.  The results?  Apparently “pretty” = long, blond hair and blue eyes.

Color me surprised.  *Rolls eyes*

Also, here’s some more interesting stats, courtesy of Mitali Perkins, about character race and ethnicity in chlidren’s/YA books.

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