Diversity is a hot topic lately, but it's an important one. Here at the Fearless Type we are proud to be third culture kids, but this background has always allowed us to be aware of an unfortunate lack of diversity in Christian fiction. Fiction in general needs more diversity, but Christian fiction is especially empty of well-written diversity. This isn't to say that there aren't any-- but that there should definitely be more, and it should be something on the mind of all Christian writers. Why? Keep reading to find out why we need it and how you can be a part of changing the Christian book world.
Why we need diversity in Christian fiction:
What it would look like:
So we can agree that there needs to be more diversity in Christian fiction, but what would that look like? How would that be presented in a book?
How you can incorporate diversity in your own writing:
So there you have it! We'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments, and if you have a favorite Christian/fiction book that has a diverse cast of characters, let us know!