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Erica discusses some new YA books of different genres by Black authors to have on your radar for the first part of the year.

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Books Discussed

The Davenports by Krystal Marquis

Blood Debts by Terry J. Benton-Walker

We Are All So Good at Smiling by Amber McBride

My Dear Henry: A Jekyll & Hyde Remix by Kalynn Bayron

We Deserve Monuments by Jas Hammond

The Black Queen by Jumata Emil

Last Chance Dance by Lakita Wilson

Wildblood by Lauren Blackwood