October is Black Speculative Month

Here are some links to clue you in.

State of Black Science Fiction

Black Speculative Fiction Month


Who Reads Romance Novels?

Surveys find that :
most readers attended or graduated from college and more than half work outside the home.
Most romance fiction readers are between 31 and 40 years of age
Romance readers come from all races, all walks of life, all income levels.
About 41 million people read a romance in the past year, including 3.5 million men (about nine percent).
Seventy-seven percent of romance readers are Caucasian, 11 percent are African-American, and nine percent are Hispanic.