We appreciate the large amount of orders for anti-racism books that we have received! Thank you so much for the support! But we also encourage you to purchase anti-racism books, or ANY books for that matter, from Black-owned bookstores.This ensures the money you are spending on anti-racist learning goes towards supporting Black communities. Below is a list of such bookstores. Please email us with any corrections or additions. Thank you!
You can also use this Google Map (created by Don Gorman) that tracks all the independent bookstores across North America.
Pyramid Art, Books, & Custom Framing, Little Rock, Ark.
Ashay by the Bay, Vallejo, Ca
Carol's Bookstore, Sacramento, Ca
Eso Won Books, Los Angeles, Ca
Legendary Coffee and Books, Stockton Ca
Malik Books, Los Angeles, Ca
Marcus Books, Oakland, Ca
Old Capitol Books, Monterey, Ca
Smiley's, Carson Ca
Reparations Club, Los Angeles, Ca
Revolution Books, Berkeley, Ca
Shades of Afrika, Long Beach, Ca
The Collective Oakland, Oakland Ca (Libro.fm Storefront)
The Salt Eaters, Inglewood Ca
Underground Books, Sacramento, Ca
Shop at Matter, Denver, CO
MeJah Books, Claymont, Del.
44th and 3rd Bookseller, Atlanta, Ga. (Libro.fm storefront)
Black Dot Cultural Center and Bookstore, Lithonia, Ga
Book Boutique, Atlanta, Ga.
Brave and Kind Books, Decatur, Ga. (Libro.fm storefront)
For Keeps Books, Atlanta, Ga.
Medu Bookstore, Atlanta, Ga.
Nubian Bookstore, Morrow, Ga.
The Listening Tree, Decatur, Ga.
The Soul Book Nook, Waterloo Iowa
WIld Fig Coffee & Books, Lexington, KY
Blackstone Bookstore & Cultural Center, Ypsilanti, Mich.
Brown Sugar & Spice Books, Romulus Mich.
Comma Bookstore, Flint Mich.
Detroit Book City, Southfield, Mich.
Nandi's Knowledge Cafe, Highland Park, Mich.
Source Booksellers, Detroit, Mich. (Libro.fm storefront)
Marshall Books and Music Store, Jackson Ms - 601-355-5335
Aframerican Bookstore, Omaha, Ne
Bronx Bound Books (mobile bookstore)
Cafe Con Libros, Brooklyn, N.Y. (Libro.fm storefront)
Sister's Uptown Bookstore, New York, N.Y. (Libro.fm storefront)
The Lit. Bar, Bronx, N.Y.
Yoruba Bookstore, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Liberation Station, Durham NC
A Concrete Rose Book Bar, Lancaster Pa
Amalgam, Philadelphia, Pa.
Atomic City Comics, Philadelphia, Pa.
Baby WordPlay, Philadelphia Pa
Hakim's Bookstore, Philadelphia, Pa.
Harriett's Bookshop, Philadelphia, Pa. (Libro.fm storefront)
The Black Reserve, Lansdale, Pa.
The Tiny Bookstore, Pittsburgh, Pa. (Libro.fm storefront)
Uncle Bobbie's Books and Cafe, Philadelphia, Pa (Libro.fm storefront)
Beauty and Brains Books, Houston Tex (Libro.fm storefront)
Black Pearl Books, Austin Tex (Libro.fm storefront)
Black World Books, Killeen, Tex.
Enda's Booktique, Duncanville, Tex
Pan=African Connection, Dallas, Tex
The Dock Bookshop, Fort Worth, Tex. (Libro.fm storefront)
Charnice Milton Community Bookstore, Washington D.C.
Loyalty Bookstore, Washington, D.C., and Silver Spring, Md. (Libro.fm storefront)
Mahogany Books, Washington, D.C.
Sankofa, Washington, D.C.
Solid State Books, Washington, D.C. (Libro.fm storefront)
Itty Bitty Bookstore, Stoughton WI
Please feel free to reach out to us with any corrections, or additions to this list.- firstname.lastname@example.org
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