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While we wholeheartedly love encouraging the exploration of Black History - and all of the incredible talent of the inventors, artists, poets, writers and great thinkers that continue to inspire us every day, we'd also like to highlight the up and coming new voices in America that are making big impacts on our present and future. 

Punks: New & Selected Poems By John Keene Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781737277521
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Published: Song Cave - December 1st, 2021

South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation By Imani Perry Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062977403
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Published: Ecco - January 25th, 2022

Memorial: A Novel By Bryan Washington Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593087282
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 26th, 2021

Hell of a Book: A Novel By Jason Mott Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780593330982
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Published: Dutton - June 28th, 2022

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They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us By Hanif Abdurraqib, Eve L. Ewing (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Hanif Abdurraqib, Eve L. Ewing (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781937512651
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - November 7th, 2017

1919 By Eve L. Ewing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781608465989
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Published: Haymarket Books - June 11th, 2019

Some of Us Are Very Hungry Now By Andre Perry Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781937512835
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - November 12th, 2019

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The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth #1) By N. K. Jemisin Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316229296
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Published: Orbit - August 4th, 2015

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

Last Summer on State Street: A Novel By Toya Wolfe Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063209749
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Published: William Morrow - June 14th, 2022

Three Girls from Bronzeville: A Uniquely American Memoir of Race, Fate, and Sisterhood By Dawn Turner Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982107710
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 7th, 2022

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Ace of Spades By Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250800817
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - June 1st, 2021

White Smoke By Tiffany D. Jackson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063029095
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 14th, 2021

Maya and the Rising Dark By Rena Barron Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780358447696
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Published: Clarion Books - August 17th, 2021

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America By Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781568585987
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Published: Bold Type Books - August 15th, 2017

His Name Is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice By Robert Samuels, Toluse Olorunnipa Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593490617
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Published: Viking - May 17th, 2022

The Other Black Girl: A Novel By Zakiya Dalila Harris Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982160142
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Published: Atria Books - June 7th, 2022

Such a Fun Age By Kiley Reid Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525541912
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 20th, 2021

The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois: A Novel By Honoree Fanonne Jeffers Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780062942951
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 10th, 2022

Token By Beverley Kendall Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781525899973
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Published: Graydon House - January 3rd, 2023

Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Riotous Black Girls, Troublesome Women, and Queer Radicals By Saidiya Hartman Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393357622
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 14th, 2020

Lead from the Outside: How to Build Your Future and Make Real Change By Stacey Abrams Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250214805
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Published: Picador - March 26th, 2019