Welcome to your Library! It's National Library Week, and to celebrate, the Brookfield Public Library is here to help you find the perfect reading, watching or playing material. Whether you want to see yourself in a story or share a completely new experience, we have the story for you.

Just click on a title to go to the catalog and see where you can find it!

Stories By and About Asian-American and Pacific Islanders

Before the Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Kawaguchi
Dear Girls by Ali Wong
The Devourers by Indra Das
Eat a Peach by David Chang
Good Talk by Mira Jacob
If I Had Your Face by Frances Cha
If They Come for Us by Fatimah Asghar
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong
Reading with Patrick by Michelle Kuo
Sharks in the Time of Saviors by Kawai Strong Washburn

Stories By and About Black, Indigenous, and People of Color

The City We Became by N.K. Jemisin
The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi
Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger
Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
The Night Watchman by Louise Erdrich
The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones
Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi
The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
White Tears, Brown Scars by Ruby Hamad
You Should See Me In a Crown by Leah Johnson

Stories By and About LGBTQ+ Creators and Characters

All Boys Aren't Blue by George M. Johnson
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz
The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta
Fairest by Meredith Talusan
Fun Home by Alison Bechdel
The Henna Wars by Adiba Jaigirdar
If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo
I'll Be The One by Lyla Lee
Let's Talk About Love by Claire Kann
Something That May Shock and Discredit You by Daniel Lavery

Stories By and About Disabled Creators and Characters

Being Heumann by Judy Heumann
Disability Visibility edited by Alice Wong 
El Deafo by Cece Bell
If At Birth You Don't Succeed by Zach Anner
Laughing at My Nightmare by Shane Burcaw
Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork
Sitting Pretty by Rebekah Taussig
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
Song For a Whale by Lynne Kelly
Unbroken edited by Marieke Nijkamp

Movies By and About Diverse Storytellers and Characters

Blindspotting, directed by Carlos Lopez Estrada
The Farewell, directed by Lulu Wang
If Beale Street Could Talk, directed by Barry Jenkins
The Namesake, directed by Mira Nair
The Peanut Butter Falcon, directed by Tyler Nilson and Michael Schwartz
Portrait of a Lady on Fire, directed by Cilene Sciamma
The Rider, directed by Chloe Zhao
Searching, directed by Aneesh Chaganty