Books are both  mirrors and windows, and all kids should find themselves reflected in them.



Najiyah Maxfield is a writer, speaker and author of Sophia's Journal. She is also the Editorial Director of Daybreak Press - a publishing company dedicated to promoting the rise of women's voices in literature and scholarship. To learn about her work and schedule a speaking engagement or author visit, explore her site!

Sophia's Journal gained national attention this week with a Blotterature Literary Journal review that declared, "Maxfield succeeds in teaching teens lessons in values, community, and history in a way that has never been attempted before."