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A Promised Land

The story of Obama's improbable odyssey from young man searching for his identity to leader of the free world.

Rise up

The respected civil rights leader and host of "PoliticsNation" presents a rousing call to action that examines the…

We're Better Than This

Part memoir, part call to action, We're Better Than This is the story of our modern-day democracy and the…

When No One Is Watching

Sydney Green is Brooklyn born and raised, but her neighborhood seems to change every time she blinks. To hold onto her…

Transcendent Kingdom

A deeply moving portrait of a family of Ghanaian immigrants ravaged by depression and addiction and grief—a…

The Secret Women

Elise, Carmen, and DeeDee meet in a yoga class. The women discover they all have one thing in common: their mothers have…

Real Life

Wallace is an introverted African-American transplant from Alabama. A series of confrontations with colleagues, and an…

The Coyotes of Carthage

Dre Ross has one more shot. Despite being a successful political consultant, his aggressive tactics have put him on thin…

The Awkward Black Man

In The Awkward Black Man, Mosley overturns the stereotypes that corral black male characters and paints subtle,…

Intimations

Written during the early months of lockdown, Intimations explores ideas and questions prompted by an unprecedented…

Tiny Imperfections

At thirty-nine, Josie Bordelon's modeling career as the "it" black beauty of the '90s is far behind her. Now director of…

My Mother's House

When Lucien flees Haiti with his wife and their three children to New York City, he does so hoping for reinvention and…

The House of Deep Water

River Bend, Michigan, is the kind of small town most can't imagine leaving, but three women couldn't wait to escape. When…

Telephone

After an unsuccessful field trip to the desert, geologist-slash-paleobiologist Zach Wells returns home to find that his…

The Vanishing Half

The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up in a small, southern black community and running…

Conjure Women

A mother and daughter with a shared talent for healing—and for the conjuring of curses—are at the heart of this dazzling…

Afropessimism

An unparalleled account of Blackness, combining trenchant philosophy with lyrical memoir.

Me and White Supremacy

This new edition teaches readers how to dismantle the privilege within themselves so that they can stop (often…

It's Not All Downhill From Here
It's Not All Downhill From Here

Loretha Curry's life is full. On the eve of her sixty-eighth birthday, she has a booming beauty-supply empire, a gaggle…

The City We Became

New York Times bestselling author N.K. Jemisin crafts her most incredible novel yet, a story of culture, identity, magic…

Deacon King Kong

From James McBride, author of the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird, comes this wise and witty…

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