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Now Lila Knows By Elizabeth Nunez Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781636140247
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Published: Akashic Books - June 7th, 2022
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Paul Laurence Dunbar: The Life and Times of a Caged Bird By Gene Andrew Jarrett Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780691150529
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Published: Princeton University Press - June 7th, 2022
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Africans in Harlem: An Untold New York Story By Boukary Sawadogo Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9780823299126
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Published: Fordham University Press - June 7th, 2022
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Under the Skin: The Hidden Toll of Racism on American Lives and on the Health of Our Nation By Linda Villarosa Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780385544887
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Published: Doubleday - June 14th, 2022
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On Rotation: A Novel By Shirlene Obuobi Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063209145
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Published: Avon - June 21st, 2022
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The Scent of Burnt Flowers: A Novel By Blitz Bazawule Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593496237
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 28th, 2022
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Dele Weds Destiny: A novel By Tomi Obaro Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593320297
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Published: Knopf - June 28th, 2022
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Half-Blown Rose By Leesa Cross-Smith Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781538755174
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 30th, 2022

Our Gen: A Novel By Diane McKinney-Whetstone Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063140110
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Published: Amistad - July 5th, 2022
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Spike Lee: Director's Inspiration By Spike Lee (Artist), Dara Jaffe (Editor), Stacey Allan (Editor) Cover Image
By Spike Lee (Artist), Dara Jaffe (Editor), Stacey Allan (Editor)
$39.95
ISBN: 9781636810133
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Published: Delmonico Books - September 13th, 2022
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Sister Mother Warrior: A Novel By Vanessa Riley Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063073548
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Published: William Morrow - July 12th, 2022
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Witch Wife By Kiki Petrosino Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781956046106
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Published: Sarabande Books - August 30th, 2022
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Race and Reckoning: From Founding Fathers to Today's Disruptors By Ellis Cose Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063072442
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Published: Amistad - July 12th, 2022
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After the Rain By Nnedi Okorafor, David Brame (Illustrator), John Jennings (Adapted by) Cover Image
By Nnedi Okorafor, David Brame (Illustrator), John Jennings (Adapted by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781419743566
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - Megascope - July 12th, 2022
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Illustrated Black History: Honoring the Iconic and the Unseen By George McCalman Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780062913234
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Published: HarperOne - September 27th, 2022
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Walking in Tall Weeds By Robin W. Pearson Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781496453723
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Published: Tyndale House Publishers - July 19th, 2022
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Because of You, John Lewis By Andrea Davis Pinkney, Keith Henry Brown (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338759082
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Published: Scholastic Press - June 7th, 2022
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Mi Cocina: Recipes and Rapture from My Kitchen in Mexico: A Cookbook By Rick Martínez Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780593138700
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Published: Clarkson Potter - May 3rd, 2022
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Trailblazers, Black Women Who Helped Make America Great: American Firsts/American Icons, Volume 2 By Gabrielle David, Carolina Fung Feng (Editor), Chandra D. L. Waring (Introduction by), Lyah Beth Leflore (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Gabrielle David, Carolina Fung Feng (Editor), Chandra D. L. Waring (Introduction by), Lyah Beth Leflore (Foreword by)
$34.99
ISBN: 9781940939995
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Published: 2Leaf Press - April 30th, 2023
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Moonflower By Kacen Callender Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338636598
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 6th, 2022
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Long Past Summer By Noué Kirwan Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781335448828
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Published: Hqn - August 2nd, 2022
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Be a Bridge By Irene Latham, Charles Waters, Nabila Adani (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781728423388
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Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - August 2nd, 2022
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Stand Up!: 10 Mighty Women Who Made a Change By Brittney Cooper, Cathy Ann Johnson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338763850
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Published: Orchard Books - August 2nd, 2022
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Walking in My Joy: In These Streets By Jenifer Lewis Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063079656
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Published: Amistad - August 30th, 2022
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Tasha's Voice By Carmen Bogan, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Carmen Bogan, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781951179045
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Published: Yosemite Conservancy - August 15th, 2023
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Fruit Punch: A Memoir By Kendra Allen Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063048539
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Published: Ecco - August 9th, 2022
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Sister Friends Forever By Kimberla Lawson Roby Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781538708972
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 8th, 2022

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Historically Black Colleges and Universities’ Guide to Excellence By Dr. William R. Harvey Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062863287
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Published: Amistad - July 11th, 2023
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The Women Could Fly: A Novel By Megan Giddings Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063116993
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Published: Amistad - August 9th, 2022
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Koshersoul: The Faith and Food Journey of an African American Jew By Michael W. Twitty Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062891754
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Published: Amistad - August 9th, 2022
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Black Folk Could Fly: Selected Writings by Randall Kenan By Randall Kenan, Tayari Jones (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Randall Kenan, Tayari Jones (Introduction by)
$27.95
ISBN: 9780393882162
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - August 9th, 2022
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Bright: A Memoir By Kiki Petrosino Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781946448927
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Published: Sarabande Books - August 9th, 2022
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If I Survive You By Jonathan Escoffery Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374605988
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Published: MCD - September 6th, 2022
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The Mountaintop (Student Editions) By Katori Hall, Jenny Stevens (Editor), Harvey Young (Volume Editor) Cover Image
By Katori Hall, Jenny Stevens (Editor), Harvey Young (Volume Editor)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781350187955
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Published: Methuen Drama - February 20th, 2025
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Jollof Rice and Other Revolutions: A Novel in Interlocking Stories By Omolola Ijeoma Ogunyemi Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063117044
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Published: Amistad - September 13th, 2022
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Wanda the Brave By Sihle-isipho Nontshokweni, Chantelle and Burgen Thorne (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781623718114
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Published: Crocodile Books - September 20th, 2022
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A Calm Chaos By Imani J. Walker Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062959775
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Published: Amistad - September 15th, 2023
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