The Other Talk begins a much-needed conversation for white kids. In an instantly relatable and deeply honest account of his own life, Brendan Kiely offers young readers a way to understand one’s own white privilege and why allyship is so vital, so that we can all start doing our part—today.
See what some of your favorite authors have to say about why The Other Talk is so important.
Your Favorite Authors Cannot Stop Talking about This Book
Adam Gidwitz, author of The Inquisitor’s Tale
Ellen Oh, author of Finding Junie Kim
Joanna Ho, author of Eyes That Kiss in the Corners
Julie Murphy, author of the Dumplin’ series
Minh Le, author of Drawn Together
Olivia A. Cole, author of The Truth about White Lies
Randy Ribay, author of Patron Saints of Nothing
Renee Watson, author of Love Is a Revolution
Samira Ahmed, author of Internment