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Erika Hardison is a writer, social media junkie, podcaster, publisher and aspiring novelist from Chicago currently residing in New Jersey. When she's not bridging the gap between Black feminism and superheroes on, she's spending sleepless nights as a new mom with her talkative toddler playing and giggling under the covers.

24 Interracial and Black Romance Books To Add To Your TBR List In 2022

Here's a list of adult and YA, and Black-led romance books that range from clean to extra steamy romance on page. Find your next read now, like I'm So (Not) Over You By Kosoko Jackson

9 Poetry Books That Capture The Black Experience

Read your way into outstanding collections of poetry that capture the beauty and the challenges of the Black experience.

Pick Your Next Mystery Read Based On Your Tea Preference

Do you like your tea bold or fruity? Caffeinated or herbal? Take this quiz to see what your tea preferences say about your next mystery read.

10 Perfect Holiday Gifts For Manga Fans

If you've got a manga reader on your holiday list, here are some fun manga-themed gifts they're sure to love.

Comics Have A Real Colorism Issue

Comics and graphic novels should be available to be enjoyed by all, but facets of white supremacy have made it into the panels...

9 Comics And Manga Set In Space

From wars in different galaxies to societies living peacefully before humans, these comics and manga explore the wonders of space travel, including Far Sector By N.K. Jemisin And Jamal Campbell.

It’s Black Speculative Fiction Month, So Let’s Talk Hoodoo

In honor of Black Speculative Fiction Month, a look at hoodoo in fiction, including its history, legacy, and power in books like Root Magic.

10 Must-Read New Sci-Fi Books For The Fall

Your TBR will be out of this world with these must-read new sci-fi books hitting shelves this fall.

Children’s Books About Africa

From fantasies to historical timepieces, here are 8 children's books that feature Africa and some of its splendid diversity.

11 Books To Read If You Loved HBO’s LOVECRAFT COUNTRY

Miss how Lovecraft Country explored race through different genres? Here's a list of books to fill that void, like The Taking of Jake Livingston By Ryan Douglass.