Fiction Books - African American - Bestsellers

A Kind of Freedom Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781619029224
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - August 15th, 2017

An ABA Summer/Fall 2017 Indies Introduce Selection
A SIBA Summer 2017 Okra Pick

" A] portrait of a family and a richly layered exploration of their sufferings . . .This remarkable debut marks Margaret Wilkerson Sexton as a writer worth watching." --Chicago Review of Books, 1 of 12 books to read this August


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Americanah Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307455925
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Published: Anchor Books - March 4th, 2014

The bestselling novel--a love story of race and identity--from the award-winning author of We Should All Be Feminists and Dear Ijeawele.


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The Sellout Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250083258
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Published: Picador USA - March 1st, 2016

Winner of the Man Booker Prize

Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction

Winner of the John Dos Passos Prize for Literature

New York Times Bestseller


Lovecraft Country Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062292070
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 14th, 2017

The critically acclaimed cult novelist makes visceral the terrors of life in Jim Crow America and its lingering effects in this brilliant and wondrous work of the imagination that melds historical fiction, pulp noir, and Lovecraftian horror and fantasy.


The Tragedy of Brady Sims Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780525434467
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Published: Vintage - August 29th, 2017

Ernest J. Gaines's new novella revolves around a courthouse shooting that leads a young reporter to uncover the long story of race and power in his small town and the relationship between the white sheriff and the black man who "whipped children" to keep order.


The Cartel 7: Illuminati: Roundtable of Bosses Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250067005
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 25th, 2017

The saga of love, loyalty, and crime continues in the next explosive book in the Cartel series from the minds of New York Times bestselling authors Ashley & JaQuavis.


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The Invention of Wings Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143121701
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Published: Penguin Books - May 5th, 2015

From the celebrated author of The Secret Life of Bees, a #1 New York Times bestselling novel about two unforgettable American women.

Writing at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Sue Monk Kidd presents a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world.


What We Lose Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780735221710
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Published: Viking - July 11th, 2017

A National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 Honoree
Longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction
Named a Best Book of the Year (So Far) by Elle, Harper's Bazaar, and Esquire

"The debut novel of the year." --Vogue


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The Second Mrs. Hockaday Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616205812
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 10th, 2017

"TAUT, ALMOST UNBEARABLE SUSPENSE . . . This galvanizing historical portrait of courage, determination, and abiding love mesmerizes and shocks." --Booklist (starred review)


Giovanni's Room Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780345806567
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Published: Vintage Books - September 12th, 2013

Set in the 1950s Paris of American expatriates, liaisons, and violence, a young man finds himself caught between desire and conventional morality. With a sharp, probing imagination, James Baldwin's now-classic narrative delves into the mystery of loving and creates a moving, highly controversial story of death and passion that reveals the unspoken complexities of the human heart.


Binti: Home Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780765393111
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Published: St. Martin's Press - January 31st, 2017

The thrilling sequel to the Hugo and Nebula-winning Binti by Nnedi Okorafor

It's been a year since Binti and Okwu enrolled at Oomza University. A year since Binti was declared a hero for uniting two warring planets. A year since she found friendship in the unlikeliest of places.


Go Tell It on the Mountain Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780345806543
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Published: Vintage Books - September 12th, 2013

"Mountain," Baldwin said, "is the book I had to write if I was ever going to write anything else." Go Tell It On The Mountain, first published in 1953, is Baldwin's first major work, a novel that has established itself as an American classic.


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