Celebrate Black History Month
Celebrate Black History Month

This month and every month, join us in celebrating Black authors who continue to shape our culture, with an emphasis on books about liberation, achievement, history, and Black joy.

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Be a Revolution: How Everyday People Are Fighting Oppression and Changing the World—and How You Can, Too By Ijeoma Oluo Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063140189
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Published: HarperOne - January 30th, 2024

Redwood Court (Reese's Book Club): Fiction By DéLana R. A. Dameron Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593447024
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Published: The Dial Press - February 6th, 2024

Viral Justice: How We Grow the World We Want By Ruha Benjamin Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780691224930
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Published: Princeton University Press - February 6th, 2024

Blackbirds Singing: Inspiring Black Women's Speeches from the Civil War to the Twenty-First Century By Janet Dewart Bell Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781620976289
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Published: New Press - January 16th, 2024

This Is the Honey: An Anthology of Contemporary Black Poets By Kwame Alexander Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316417525
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - January 30th, 2024

Confrontations By Simone Antangana Bekono, Suzanne Heukensfeldt Jansen (Translated by) Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781639730919
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 30th, 2024

Black Women Taught Us: An Intimate History of Black Feminism By Jenn M. Jackson Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593243336
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Published: Random House - January 23rd, 2024

Our Hidden Conversations: What Americans Really Think About Race and Identity By Michele Norris Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781982154394
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 16th, 2024

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Let Us Descend: A Novel By Jesmyn Ward Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982104498
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Published: Scribner - October 24th, 2023

The Black Joy Project By Kleaver Cruz Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780358588757
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Published: Mariner Books - December 19th, 2023

The Anti-Racist Vocab Guide: An Illustrated Introduction to Dismantling Anti-Blackness By Maya Ealey Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781797213170
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Published: Chronicle Books - January 30th, 2024

A Love Song for Ricki Wilde By Tia Williams Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538726709
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 6th, 2024

Saying It Loud: 1966—The Year Black Power Challenged the Civil Rights Movement By Mark Whitaker Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781982114138
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 6th, 2024

Chain Gang All Stars: A Novel By Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593469316
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Published: Vintage - January 23rd, 2024

DC Power: A Celebration By Evan Narcisse, Dorado Quick, Jordan Clark, ChrisCross (Illustrator), Henry Clayton (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Evan Narcisse, Dorado Quick, Jordan Clark, ChrisCross (Illustrator), Henry Clayton (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781779524508
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Published: DC Comics - January 23rd, 2024

John Lewis: In Search of the Beloved Community (Black Lives) By Raymond Arsenault Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780300253757
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Published: Yale University Press - January 16th, 2024

Half American: The Heroic Story of African Americans Fighting World War II at Home and Abroad By Matthew F. Delmont Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9781984880413
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Published: Penguin Books - January 9th, 2024

In the Upper Country: A Novel By Kai Thomas Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593489529
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Published: Penguin Books - January 9th, 2024

Of Greed and Glory: In Pursuit of Freedom for All By Deborah G. Plant Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062898494
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Published: Amistad - January 9th, 2024

The Come Up: An Oral History of the Rise of Hip-Hop By Jonathan Abrams Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781984825155
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Published: Crown - October 3rd, 2023

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Pulling the Chariot of the Sun: A Memoir of a Kidnapping By Shane McCrae Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781668021743
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Published: Scribner - August 1st, 2023

Crook Manifesto: A Novel By Colson Whitehead Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780385545150
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Published: Doubleday - July 18th, 2023

We Refuse to Forget: A True Story of Black Creeks, American Identity, and Power By Caleb Gayle Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593329603
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 6th, 2023

Stamped from the Beginning: A Graphic History of Racist Ideas in America By Ibram X. Kendi, Joel Christian Gill Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781984859433
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Published: Ten Speed Graphic - June 6th, 2023

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The Late Americans: A Novel By Brandon Taylor Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593332337
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 23rd, 2023

Quietly Hostile: Essays By Samantha Irby Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593315699
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Published: Vintage - May 16th, 2023

Civil Rights Queen: Constance Baker Motley and the Struggle for Equality By Tomiko Brown-Nagin Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780525436102
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Published: Vintage - March 7th, 2023

South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation By Imani Perry Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062977373
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Published: Ecco - February 28th, 2023

Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents By Isabel Wilkerson Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9780593230275
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - February 14th, 2023

God Is a Black Woman By Christena Cleveland Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062988799
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Published: Amistad - February 14th, 2023

How to Be an Antiracist By Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525509301
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Published: One World - January 31st, 2023

This Here Flesh: Spirituality, Liberation, and the Stories That Make Us By Cole Arthur Riley Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593239797
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Published: Convergent Books - January 31st, 2023

Goliath: A Novel By Tochi Onyebuchi Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250814487
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Published: Tordotcom - January 24th, 2023

How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America By Clint Smith Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316492928
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - December 27th, 2022

Weightless: Making Space for My Resilient Body and Soul By Evette Dionne Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063076372
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Published: Ecco - December 5th, 2023

An Afro-Indigenous History of the United States (ReVisioning History #6) By Kyle T. Mays Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780807006993
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Published: Beacon Press - November 15th, 2022

The Light We Carry: Overcoming in Uncertain Times By Michelle Obama Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780593237465
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Published: Crown - November 15th, 2022

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Golden Ax (Penguin Poets) By Rio Cortez Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143137139
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Published: Penguin Books - August 30th, 2022

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A Little Devil in America: In Praise of Black Performance By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984801203
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 8th, 2022

Bless the Daughter Raised by a Voice in Her Head: Poems By Warsan Shire Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593134351
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 1st, 2022

The Vanishing Half: A GMA Book Club Pick (A Novel) By Brit Bennett Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525536963
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 1st, 2022

The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story By Nikole Hannah-Jones (Created by), The New York Times Magazine (Created by), Caitlin Roper (Editor), Ilena Silverman (Editor), Jake Silverstein (Editor) Cover Image
By Nikole Hannah-Jones (Created by), The New York Times Magazine (Created by), Caitlin Roper (Editor), Ilena Silverman (Editor), Jake Silverstein (Editor)
$38.00
ISBN: 9780593230572
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Published: One World - November 16th, 2021

Juneteenth (Revised) (Vintage International) By Ralph Ellison, Charles Johnson (Preface by) Cover Image
By Ralph Ellison, Charles Johnson (Preface by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593314616
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Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2021

A Black Women's History of the United States (ReVisioning History) By Daina Ramey Berry, Kali Nicole Gross Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780807001998
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Published: Beacon Press - March 16th, 2021

Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot By Mikki Kendall Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525560562
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Published: Penguin Books - February 23rd, 2021

We Do This 'Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Mariame Kaba, Tamara K. Nopper (Editor), Naomi Murakawa (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781642595253
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 23rd, 2021

A Fortune for Your Disaster By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781947793439
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Published: Tin House Books - September 3rd, 2019

All About Love: New Visions (Love Song to the Nation #1) By bell hooks Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060959470
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - January 30th, 2018

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America By Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781645030393
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Published: Bold Type Books - June 20th, 2023

Freedom Is a Constant Struggle: Ferguson, Palestine, and the Foundations of a Movement By Angela Y. Davis, Frank Barat (Editor), Cornel West (Preface by) Cover Image
By Angela Y. Davis, Frank Barat (Editor), Cornel West (Preface by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781608465644
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 9th, 2016

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March: Book One By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603093002
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 13th, 2013

Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Novel By Zora Neale Hurston Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780060838676
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Published: Amistad - March 19th, 2013

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings By Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780345514400
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Published: Ballantine Books - April 21st, 2009

Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches By Audre Lorde, Cheryl Clarke (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Audre Lorde, Cheryl Clarke (Foreword by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781580911863
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Published: Crossing Press - August 1st, 2007

No Name in the Street (Vintage International) By James Baldwin Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780307275929
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Published: Vintage - January 9th, 2007

Beloved: Pulitzer Prize Winner (Vintage International) By Toni Morrison Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781400033416
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Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

Kindred By Octavia E. Butler Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807083697
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Published: Beacon Press - February 1st, 2004

Why We Can't Wait By Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Jesse Jackson (Afterword by) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451527530
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Published: Signet - January 1st, 2000

Assata: An Autobiography By Assata Shakur, Angela Davis (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Assata Shakur, Angela Davis (Foreword by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781556520747
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Published: Lawrence Hill Books - November 1st, 1999

The Autobiography of Malcolm X By MALCOLM X Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780345350688
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 12th, 1987