Title Author(s)
All American Boys Jason Reynolds, Brendan Kiely
The Autobiography of Malcolm X Malcolm X
Bedtime Bonnet Nancy Redd, Nneka Myers
Black Brother, Black Brother Jewell Parker Rhodes
Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America Ibi Zoboi, Tracey Baptiste, Coe Booth, Dhonielle Clayton, Brandy Colbert, Jay Coles, Lamar Giles, Leah Henderson, Justina Ireland, Varian Johnson, Kekla Magoon, Tochi Onyebuchi, Jason Reynolds, Nic Stone, Liara Tamani, Renée Watson, Rita Williams-Garcia
Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition Cedric J. Robinson
The Blacker the Berry Wallace Thurman
Blended Sharon M. Draper
The Bluest Eye Toni Morrison
Breathe: A Letter to My Sons Imani Perry
Can I Touch Your Hair?: Poems of Race, Mistakes, and Friendship Irene Latham, Charles Waters, Sean Qualls, Selina Alko
Citizen: An American Lyric Claudia Rankine
Cool Cuts Mechal Renee Roe
The Deep Rivers Solomon, Daveed Diggs, William Hutson, Jonathan Snipes
Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America’s Heartland Jonathan M. Metzl
Excessive Use of Force: One Mother’s Struggle Against Police Brutality and Misconduct Loretta P. Prater
Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-First Century Dorothy Roberts
Genesis Begins Again Alicia D. Williams
Hair Love Matthew A. Cherry, Vashti Harrison
How We Fight White Supremacy: A Field Guide to Black Resistance Akiba Solomon, Kenrya Rankin
How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
The Impeachment of Abraham Lincoln Stephen L. Carter
Lifting as We Climb: Black Women’s Battle for the Ballot Box Evette Dionne
Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America James Forman, Jr.
My Mommy Medicine Edwidge Danticat, Shannon Wright
The Only Black Girls in Town Brandy Colbert
Our Black Sons Matter: Mothers Talk about Fears, Sorrows, and Hopes George Yancy, Maria del Guadalupe Davidson, Susan Hadley, Farah Jasmine Griffin
Resist: 35 Profiles of Ordinary People Who Rose Up Against Tyranny and Injustice Veronica Chambers, Paul Ryding, Cory Booker
The Seven League Boots Albert Murray
Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel Jesmyn Ward
Sister Outsider: Essays and Speeches Audre Lorde, Cheryl Clarke
The Snowy Day Ezra Jack Keats, Karen LeBlanc
Some Sing, Some Cry: A Novel Ntozake Shange, Ifa Bayeza
Stamped–Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi
Sulwe Lupita Nyong’o, Vashti Harrison
Their Eyes Were Watching God: A Novel Zora Neale Hurston
This Stops Today: Eric Garner’s Mother Seeks Justice after Losing Her Son Gwen Carr, Dave Smitherman, Hillary Rodham Clinton
The Toni Morrison Book Club Juda Bennett, Winnifred Brown-Glaude, Casssandra Jackson, Piper Kendrix Williams
Waiting ‘Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America Peniel E. Joseph
We Cast a Shadow: A Novel Maurice Carlos Ruffin
Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves Glory Edim
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide Carol Anderson