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Decent People By De'Shawn Charles Winslow Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635575323
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - January 17th, 2023

From Center for Fiction First Novel Prize winning author De'Shawn Charles Winslow, a sweeping and unforgettable novel of a Black community reeling from a triple homicide, and the secrets the killings reveal.


My Monticello: Fiction By Jocelyn Nicole Johnson Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250848536
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Published: Holt Paperbacks - October 11th, 2022

“A badass debut by any measurenimble, knowing, and electrifying.” Colson Whitehead, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Nickel Boys and Harlem Shuffle


Every Man a King: A King Oliver Novel By Walter Mosley Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316460217
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Published: Mulholland Books - February 21st, 2023

In this highly anticipated sequel to the Edgar award winner Down the River Unto the Sea, Joe King Oliver is entangled in a dangerous case when he's asked to investigate whether a white nationalist is being unjustly set up.

When friend of the family and multi-billionaire Roger Ferris comes to Joe with an assignment, he’s got no choice but to accept, even if the case i


Light Skin Gone to Waste: Stories (Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction) By Toni Ann Johnson Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780820363066
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Published: University of Georgia Press - October 15th, 2022

In 1962 Philip Arrington, a psychologist with a PhD from Yeshiva, arrives in the small, mostly blue-collar town of Monroe, New York, to rent a house for himself and his new wife. They're Black, something the man about to show him the house doesn't know.


Hold You Down: A Novel By Tracy Brown Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250834935
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - November 1st, 2022

Hold You Down is an edgy novel from rising star Tracy Brown about the perils of love and the ties that bind…

New York City. Late 1980s to early 1990s.


The Destroyer of Worlds: A Return to Lovecraft Country By Matt Ruff Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780063256897
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Published: Harper - February 21st, 2023

“Ruff renders a very high-concept, imaginary world with such vividness that you can’t help but feel it’s disturbingly real.”—Christopher Moore


Against the Currant: A Spice Isle Bakery Mystery (Spice Isle Bakery Mysteries #1) By Olivia Matthews Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250839046
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Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - January 24th, 2023

In Olivia Matthews's Against the Currant, the first Spice Isle Bakery Mystery, investigating a murder was never supposed to be on the menu…


Dear Diary By Niko Michelle Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781645563877
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Published: Urban Renaissance - October 25th, 2022

Something’s always been off with Eva Moss, but in the African-American community, everything is prayed away, including “crazy.”

What happens when the answer to prayer is therapy and medication? According to Eva’s mother, that’s taboo. All it takes is a little more Jesus, and Eva will be normal. Normal never lasts long.
 


The Confessions of Matthew Strong: A Novel By Ousmane Power-Greene Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9781635422085
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Published: Other Press - October 25th, 2022

An NPR Best Book of the Year

A wildly original, incendiary story about race, redemption, the dangerous imbalances that continue to destabilize society, and speaking out for what’s right.


Stuck On You By Monica Walters Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781645564454
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Published: Urban Renaissance - January 24th, 2023

Life can be hard to navigate at times, but for Lazarus Mitchell, it’s been a constant battle. Marrying his high school sweetheart and putting his dreams on hold to help her fulfill hers, he kept pushing through life’s adversities in hopes of seeing better days.


Lost Souls Recovered By Eric Walker Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781611534740
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Published: Torchflame Books - October 18th, 2022

One man's journey toward a better life.

When the wife of a plantation owner dies on a fateful night in 1887, John Billingsly makes the gut-wrenching decision to leave his mother and everything he knows to flee their slave cabin in Richmond, Virginia. Instructed by his mother to find a cousin in Mt. Hope, Alabama, John wends his way south in hope of a better life.


The Color of Family By Jerry McGill Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781542035637
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Published: Little a - January 1st, 2023

A tragedy upends a family's delicate balance in an emotional novel about secrets, guilt, friendship, race, and reconciliation by Jerry McGill, author of Bed Stuy: A Love Story.

Who wants to believe their family could ever be broken?