“We’ve never had anyone who thought we were beautiful.”

“When I did Indigo, which was my third book, in ’96, women were coming to the signing crying. ‘There are no African-American historical love stories. We’ve never had anyone who thought we were beautiful.’”

– Beverly Jenkins

I love all the quotes from this Book Riot post about the romance novel industry documentary LOVE BETWEEN THE COVERS, but that one made me cry.

#ProudtobeaRomanceNovelist

The Best Quotes from LOVE BETWEEN THE COVERS, Book Riot

Beverly Jenkins 

 

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