Nationality/Tribal Affiliation

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Please note that nationalities listed refer to countries of a character, poet, essayist, or memoir author’s descent; they may be of any generation within. In the case of second-world fantasy novels, they may refer to the inspiration of the setting, particularly in the cases where the author is of that background.

(LI/MS = Love Interest/Major Secondary, which have been included only in cases where the author shares a background with that character)

Aboriginal Australian

Algerian

Angolan

Anishinaabe

  • *Anong and the Ribbon Skirt by Elijah Forbes – TS
  • Fire Song by Adam Garnet Jones – G
  • Rabbit Chase by Elizabeth LaPensée and K.C. Oster

Antiguan

Argentinean

  • Brickmakers by Selva Almada
  • *Thirst by Marina Yuszczuk

Armenian

Bangladeshi

Bhutanese

Brazilian

Cambodian

  • Ma and Me by Putsata Reang
  • Afterparties by Anthony Veasna So

Cameroonian

  • *These Letters End in Tears by Musih Tedji Xaviere

Cherokee

Chinese

MG

YA

Adult

Colombian

Cree

Croatian

Cuban

Czech

Dine (Navajo)

Dominican

Ecuadorian

Egyptian

Estonian

Ethiopian

Filipino

Finnish

French

German

Greek/Greek Cypriot

Guayanese

Haitian

Hungarian

  • This Rebel Heart by Katherine Locke (YA)
  • The Future Was Color by Patrick Nathan

Indian

MG/YA

NA/Adult

Indonesian

Iranian/Persian

YA

Adult

Irish

Israeli

Adult

Italian

YA

Adult

Jamaican

YA

Adult

Japanese

MG

  • Where the Lost Ones Go by Akemi Dawn Bowman

YA

Adult

Kenyan

Korean

YA

Adult

Lakota

  • “Before We Disperse Like Stardust” in Homesick by Nino Cipri

Lebanese

  • The Wrong End of the Telescope by Rabih Alameddine
  • Once & Future by A.R. Capetta and Cory McCarthy
  • Man o’ War by Cory McCarthy
  • This is All Your Fault by Aminah Mae Safi (Lebanese-Palestinian)

Malaysian

Māori

Métis

Mexican

YA

NA/Adult

Moldovan

  • Set in Stone by Stela Brinzeanu

Nigerian

YA

Adult

Norwegian

Ojibwe

Pakistani

Palestinian

Polish

Portuguese

Puerto Rican

Romanian

  • Moldovan Hotel by Leah Horlick
  • The City Beautiful by Aden Polydoros

Russian

Salvadorian

Samoan

  • Mistland by Laya Rose (webcomic) (Maori-Samoan)

Scottish

Seminole

  • The Witch King by H.E. Edgmon – BA (Dine-Seminole)(MS)
  • *Godly Heathens by H.E. Edgmon

South African

Spanish

Sri Lankan

Syrian

Taiwanese

Thai

  • Hold Me by Courtney Milan (Chinese-Thai)

Trinidadian

Turkish

Uruguayan

Venezuelan

Vietnamese

Virgin Islander

Zambian

  • *The Good Boy by Iris Mwanza

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