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A #CancelCanadaDay Reading List to Learn about Colonialism and Racism in Canada

In light of #CancelCanadaDay, we present this reading list to learn more about racism in the country, including Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga and more books.

8 of the Best New and Upcoming 2021 SFF Books By Black Authors

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.

2021 LGBTQ Books by Black Authors to Preorder (And 10 That Are Already Out)

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.

6 Black Indie SFF Writers You Should Be Reading

Here are some under the radar Black indie SFF writers that deserve way more attention than they're getting. Give their books a look!

5 Black Women Writers Trace Slavery Across Genres

Find stories that explore slavery and its far-reaching and lasting consequences in these books about slavery by Black women writers.

Brilliant Black British Theatre To Read

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.

11 Black Sci-Fi Authors To Read Right Now

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.

6 of the Best South African Black Authors Writing About Race

If you're looking for conversations on race and Blackness in South Africa, look to these South African authors as a starting point.

20 Must-Read Black Authors of LGBTQ Books

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.

#BlackPublishingPower Initiative Urges Readers To Buy Books By Black Authors

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.