“American history comes to vivid, engaging life in this tale of two interconnected families (one white, one black) that spans from the 1950s to Barack Obama’s first year as president. . . . The complex, beautifully drawn characters are unique and indelible.”—Entertainment Weekly
A young woman harnesses her newfound power to challenge the ruthless man who controls her, in this brilliant and provocative novel from the award-winning author of Parable of the Sower.
$16.99ISBN: 9780316363396Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Mulholland Books - August 25th, 2020In this "captivating" crime novel (People), Texas Ranger Darren Mathews is on the hunt for a missing child -- but it's the boy's family of white supremacists who are his real target.$27.99ISBN: 9780778305095Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Park Row - June 16th, 2020
Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2020 by Ms. Magazine, USA Today Book Riot, The Rumpus, Library Journal, PureWow, The Every Girl, Parade and more."Forever and to the end. That's what they say instead of I love you."$16.00ISBN: 9780143134220Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Penguin Classics - February 11th, 2020
The pioneering novel of physical disability, transatlantic travel, and black international politics. A vital document of black modernism and one of the earliest overtly queer fictions in the African American tradition. Published for the first time.
A Penguin Classic
A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice/Staff Pick$16.99ISBN: 9780316454933Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Business DaysPublished: Orbit - November 12th, 2019
An ambitious and unflinching tale of colonialism, conquest, and revenge, Queen of the Conquered begins a powerful fantasy series set in a Caribbean-inspired world.
*Named one of TIME's Top 100 Fantasy Books Of All Time
* World Fantasy Award for Best Novel, winner
On the islands of Hans Lollik, Sigourney Rose was the only$16.95ISBN: 9781616201425Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Algonquin Books - May 8th, 2012
From the New York Times Bestselling Author of An American Marriage
“A love story . . . Full of perverse wisdom and proud joy . . . Jones’s skill for wry understatement never wavers.”
—O: The Oprah Magazine
“Silver Sparrow will break your heart before you even know it.$16.95ISBN: 9781640094260Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Counterpoint LLC - August 18th, 2020
This New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year is a powerful tale of racial tensions across generations (People) that explores the depths of women's relationships--powerful women and marginalized women, healers and survivors.$15.99ISBN: 9780358187547Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Mariner Books - January 7th, 2020
WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION FROM NEW YORK TIMES BEST-SELLING AUTHOR TAYARI JONES
“How can a novel’s social criticism be so unflinching and clear, yet its plot moves like a house on fire? I am tempted to describe Petry as a magician for the many ways that The Street amazes, but this description cheapens her talent . . .$16.00ISBN: 9781644450017Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Graywolf Press - September 3rd, 2019
A novel of exhilarating range, magical realism, and history—a dazzling retelling of Liberia’s formation$17.00ISBN: 9781501164330Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Business DaysPublished: Scribner - January 16th, 2018
The first novel from National Book Award winner and author of Sing, Unburied, Sing Jesmyn Ward, a timeless Southern fable of brotherly love and familial conflict—“a lyrical yet clear-eyed portrait of a rural South and an African American reality that are rarely depicted” (The Boston Globe).
Where the Line Bleeds is Jesmyn Ward’s gor$16.99ISBN: 9781250136367Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Business DaysPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - January 7th, 2020
Butterfly is the first novel in an all new series by New York Times bestselling author Ashley Antoinette and an instant USA Today bestseller!
“Run away from the boy that gives you butterflies, he's going to break your heart.”