Grab your TBR list, and get ready to do some preordering or put these 2021 SFF books by Black authors on your library holds list, including Sorrowland by Rivers Solomon.
Here are 39 LGBTQ books by Black authors out this year, from poetry and memoirs to fantasy, romance, and YA, including A Master of Djinn by P. Djèlí Clark.
Here are some under the radar Black indie SFF writers that deserve way more attention than they're getting. Give their books a look!
Find stories that explore slavery and its far-reaching and lasting consequences in these books about slavery by Black women writers.
Black British theatre is some of the best theatre out there! We need these compelling stories now more than ever, like Leave Taking by Winsome Pinnock.
Get to know the work of these Black science fiction authors, from the established and prolific to debut authors shaking up the genre like Cinderella is Dead author Kalynn Bayron.
If you're looking for conversations on race and Blackness in South Africa, look to these South African authors as a starting point.
Black girls falling in love, SFF adventures in South Africa, and memoirs about being Black and queer. These are some must-read LGBTQ books by Black authors, like Here Comes the Sun and Patsy by Nicole Y. Dennis-Benn.
The #BlackoutBestsellerList and #BlackPublishingPower initiatives urge readers to buy two books by Black authors from June 14-June 21st in an effort to amplify Black voices.
Celebrate and uplift some necessary voices by checking out these audiobooks by queer Black authors and supporting their work.