Black History Month Reading List

A collection of books--fiction, non-fiction, and poetry--by and about the complex and rich history of Black people in America.

 

Black Futures Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780399181139
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Published: One World - December 1st, 2020

Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 Cover Image
By Ibram X. Kendi (Editor), Keisha N. Blain (Editor)
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593134047
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Published: One World - February 2nd, 2021

African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle & Song (LOA #333): A Library of America Anthology Cover Image
By Kevin Young (Editor)
$45.00
ISBN: 9781598536669
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Published: Library of America - October 20th, 2020

Corregidora (Celebrating Black Women Writers #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807061091
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Published: Beacon Press - January 29th, 2019

The Three Mothers: How the Mothers of Martin Luther King, Jr., Malcolm X, and James Baldwin Shaped a Nation Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250756121
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 2nd, 2021

A Different Drummer Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385413909
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Published: Anchor - May 1st, 1990

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780679763888
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Published: Vintage - October 4th, 2011

Crusade for Justice: The Autobiography of Ida B. Wells, Second Edition Cover Image
By Ida B. Wells, Alfreda M. Duster (Editor), Eve L. Ewing (Foreword by), Michelle Duster (Afterword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780226691428
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Published: University of Chicago Press - May 13th, 2020

Double Trio: Tej Bet, So's Notice, Nerve Church: Limited Edition Box Set Cover Image
$65.00
ISBN: 9780811230629
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Published: New Directions - April 6th, 2021

Just Us: An American Conversation Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781644450215
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 8th, 2020

Directed by Desire: The Collected Poems of June Jordan Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781556592348
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Published: Copper Canyon Press - June 1st, 2007