Today’s Top Ten prompt from That Artsy Reader Girl is all about the jobs held by the characters in the stories we read. I asked this question of my fellow Diversity Between the Pages contributors and together we created our top ten list of favorite jobs held by diverse characters.
- Nurse – Pecca Gallegos in Silent Shadows by Natalie Walters.
- K-9 Officer – FBI Agent Julianne Martinez in Sheriff by Laura Scott.
- Hostage Negotiator – FBI Special Agent April Ramos in Burden of Proof by DiAnn Mills.
- Dive Team Investigator – Gabe Chavez in One Final Breath by Lynn H. Blackburn.
- Boardinghouse Owner – Millie Middleton in The Dress Shop on King Street by Ashley Clark.
- Ballerina – Octavia Ricci in The Price of Dreams by Toni Shiloh.
- Detective – Amara Alvarez in Collision of Lies by Tom Threadgill.
- Firefighter – Omar Young in An Unlikely Proposal by Toni Shiloh.
- Outdoors Store Owner – Tomás Santos in A Future for His Twins by Susanne Dietze.
- Diner Owner – Piper Miller in Alaskan Christmas Redemption by Belle Calhoune.
Tell us below – What character’s job intrigues you the most?
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