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We Speak for Ourselves: A Word from Forgotten Black America Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501187827
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Published: Atria Books - April 23rd, 2019

From the row houses of Baltimore to the stoops of Brooklyn, with searing conviction and full compassion, D. Watkins, New York Times bestselling author of The Cook Up and The Beast Side lays bare the voices of the most vulnerable and allows their raw, intimate stories to uncover the systematic injustice threaded within our society.


A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316509435
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - July 23rd, 2019

A "powerful and indispensable" (Gerald Markowitz) look at the devastating consequences of environmental racism -- and what we can do to remedy its toxic effects on marginalized communities.


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An African American and Latinx History of the United States (REVISIONING HISTORY #4) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807005934
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Published: Beacon Press - December 11th, 2018

An intersectional history of the shared struggle for African American and Latinx civil rights


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Black Like Me Cover Image
By John Howard Griffin, John Howard Griffin (Epilogue by), Robert Bonazzi (Afterword by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451234216
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Published: Berkley - October 20th, 2010

THE HISTORY-MAKING CLASSIC ABOUT CROSSING THE COLOR LINE IN AMERICA'S SEGREGATED SOUTH

“One of the deepest, most penetrating documents yet set down on the racial question.”—Atlanta Journal & Constitution

 


Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781469632421
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - February 1st, 2017

2014 James Beard Foundation Book Award, Reference and Scholarship
Honor Book for Nonfiction, Black Caucus of the American Library Association


The Scotch-Irish: A Social History Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780807842591
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - August 30th, 1989

Dispelling much of what he terms the 'mythology' of the Scotch-Irish, James Leyburn provides an absorbing account of their heritage.


The Grave on the Wall Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780872867901
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Published: City Lights Books - July 30th, 2019

Finalist for 2020 PEN Open Book Award

Best of 2019: Nonfiction - Entropy Magazine

A memoir and book of mourning, a grandson's attempt to reconcile his own uncontested citizenship with his grandfather's lifelong struggle.


After Life: My Journey from Incarceration to Freedom Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062936103
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Published: Harper - May 21st, 2019

Foreword by Kim Kardashian West
The true-life story of the woman whose life sentence for non-violent drug trafficking was commuted by President Donald Trump thanks to the efforts of Kim Kardashian West—an inspiring memoir of faith, hope, mercy, and gratitude.

How do you hold on to hope after more than twenty years of imprison


The Man-Not: Race, Class, Genre, and the Dilemmas of Black Manhood Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781439914861
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Published: Temple University Press - July 1st, 2017

The Before Columbus Foundation 2018 Winner of the AMERICAN BOOK AWARD

Tommy J. Curry’s provocative book The Man-Not is a justification for Black Male Studies. He posits that we should conceptualize the Black male as a victim, oppressed by his sex.


The Death and Life of Aida Hernandez: A Border Story Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374191979
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 16th, 2019

Winner of the 2020 Pacific Northwest Book Award | Named a 2019 Southwest Book of the Year
Shortlisted for the 2019 Brooklyn Public Library Literary Prize

What happens when an undocumented teen mother takes on the U.S. immigration system?


Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250112880
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Published: Picador - March 5th, 2019

An Emma Watson "Our Shared Shelf" Selection for November/December 2018 NAMED A BEST BOOK OF 2018/ MENTIONED BY: The New York Public Library Mashable • The Atlantic Bustle The Root • Politico Magazine ("What the 2020 Candidates Are Reading This Summer") NPR


Hollywood Black: The Stars, the Films, the Filmmakers (Turner Classic Movies) Cover Image
By Donald Bogle, John Singleton (Foreword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780762491414
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Published: Running Press Adult - May 7th, 2019

The films, the stars, the filmmakers-all get their due in Hollywood Black, a sweeping overview of blacks in film from the silent era through Black Panther, with striking photos and an engrossing history by award-winning author Donald Bogle.


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