#African American Books

8 More Affrilachian Poetry Collections for Your TBR

Affrilachian Poets are an example of the literary talent from Appalachia, and include writers like bell hooks, Nikki Giovanni, and others.

200 Years of African American Writing: A History of Antiracist Literature

Look back at two decades of antiracist literature, including poetry, nonfiction, and fiction works by Black authors speaking truth to power.

What Does Marquise Bey Say? And Essential Readings for Black Trans Anarchism

A look at author and anarchist Marquis Bey, their thoughts on Black trans anarchism, and a list of essential reading recommended by Bey.

Black and Bookish Creators You Can Support Today and Everyday

We want to celebrate the contributions of black Americans with action--check out this list of Black bookish creators you can support year-round.

13 Coretta Scott King Award and Honoree Books To Read Now

Check out 13 must-read titles which have either earned a Coretta Scott King book award, or have been honored by the same at some point since 1970.

Self-Care Books for African-Americans in the Wake of Recent Tragedies

Books to read for education, escape, and comfort in the wake of recent violence against African-Americans.