I want books with minority characters, disabled characters, LGBTQ characters, who have adventures like anyone else and being [whatever] is not ALL of their identity. Representation is a good thing but it shouldn't be the WHOLE of the appeal of the work.
@irina The Second Mango (and sequels) by Shira Glassman. Jewish lesbian princess with severe food allergies rescues her girlfriend from an evil wizard.
@irina I have a suggestion for you. Here is a book, anthology, coming out featuring LGBT plus characters and visually impaired characters. https://blindjournalist.wordpress.com/2021/08/16/what-i-learned-editing-artificial-divide/
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