Ainara Alleyne

Ainara Alleyne is a grade 6 student in Hamilton, Ontario. She is passionate about sharing books that feature people of colour and diversity. In fact, Ainara is so committed to sharing her love of reading that she has an Instagram account called Ainara Bookshelf (

Here are the 3 selections that Ainara brought along for today’s episode of Reading Between The Limes

New Kid by Jerry Kraft
Sulwe by Lupita Nyong’o and Vashti Harrison
For Black Girls Like Me by Mariama J. Lockington