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Not Without Laughter (Penguin Vitae) Cover Image
By Langston Hughes, Angela Flournoy (Introduction by)
$25.00
ISBN: 9780143134428
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 2nd, 2021

A collectible hardcover edition of our greatest African American poet's award-winning first novel about a black boy's coming-of-age in a largely white Kansas town, featuring an introduction by National Book Award finalist Angela Flournoy

A Penguin Classic


Reconstruction: Stories Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781618731777
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Published: Small Beer Press - January 5th, 2021

In Reconstruction award-winning writer and musician Johnson digs into the lives of those trodden underfoot by the powers that be: from the lives of vampires and those caught in their circle in Hawai'i to a taxonomy of anger put together by Union soldiers in the American Civil War, these stories will grab you and not let you go.


Dancers on the Shore Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984899354
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Published: Anchor - September 29th, 2020

The first and only short story collection by William Melvin Kelley, author of A Different Drummer, and the source from which he drew inspiration for his subsequent novels.


Philadelphia Fire: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982148843
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Published: Scribner - October 6th, 2020

One of John Wideman’s most ambitious and celebrated works, the lyrical masterpiece and PEN/Faulkner winner inspired by the 1985 police bombing of the West Philadelphia row house owned by black liberation group Move.

In 1985, police bombed a West Philadelphia row house owned by the Afrocentric cult known as Move, killing eleven people and starting a fire that destroyed sixty oth


Dunfords Travels Everywheres Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984899378
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Published: Anchor - September 29th, 2020

William Melvin Kelley's final work, a Joycean, Rabelaisian romp in which he brings back some of his most memorable characters in a novel of three intertwining stories.


Devil in a Blue Dress (30th Anniversary Edition): An Easy Rawlins Novel (Easy Rawlins Mystery #1) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982150341
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Published: Washington Square Press - October 6th, 2020

The first novel by “master of mystery” (The New York Times) Walter Mosley, featuring Easy Rawlins, the most iconic African American detective in all of fiction. Named one of the “best 100 mystery novels of all time” by the Mystery Writers of America, this special thirtieth anniversary edition features an all new introduction from the author.


A Million Aunties Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781617758928
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Published: Akashic Books - November 17th, 2020

American-born artist Chris is forced to reconsider his own concept of "family" during a visit to his mother's Caribbean homeland.

"Thoroughly satisfying...This bighearted narrative of love, loss, and family is handled with grace and beauty."
--Publishers Weekly, STARRED review


All God's Children Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781609456184
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Published: Europa Editions - October 20th, 2020

A novel about the remarkable people living on the edge of freedom and slavery, All God's Children brings to life the paradoxes of the American frontier - a place of liberty and bondage, wild equality, and cruel injustice.


Scavenger: A Mystery Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781941110942
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Published: Three Rooms Press - October 13th, 2020

In the lively, but desperate world of D.C.'s underbelly, a Black homeless man must quickly learn the ropes of being a detective after a wealthy ex-government official sets him up to take the fall for a brutal crime he didn't commit.


The Travelers: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780525576204
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Published: Hogarth - September 1st, 2020

“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


Her Sweet Temptation Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9781335894878
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Published: Harlequin Special Edition - September 29th, 2020

When good things come in bad-boy packages.

She vows to find the right kind of guy

A tempting stranger challenges everything


With Just One Kiss: A Grayson Friends Novel Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781250624079
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - August 11th, 2020

Bestselling author Francis Ray chronicles the lives and loves of the Grayson family and their friends—and friends-of-friends who just might have a change of heart…


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