Black History Month

Reading isn't only for entertainment! Delve into some great books this month to engage with Black History Month. Recommended below are a wide range of books, from classics, like the Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave, to modern day historical fiction like The Underground Railroad,that will not only enthrall, but also educate and empower.

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The Underground Railroad Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385542364
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Published: Doubleday Books - August 2nd, 2016

Beloved Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400033416
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Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

Kindred Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807083697
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Published: Beacon Press (MA) - February 1st, 2004

Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History Cover Image
By Walter Dean Myers, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780060277093
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Published: HarperCollins - January 24th, 2017

Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781452125909
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Published: Chronicle Books - January 31st, 2017

The Souls of Black Folk Cover Image
$5.95
ISBN: 9780553213362
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Published: Bantam Classics - June 1st, 1989

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780679763888
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Published: Vintage Books - October 4th, 2011

Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062363602
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Published: William Morrow & Company - December 6th, 2016

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Cover Image
By Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780345514400
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Published: Ballantine Books - April 21st, 2009

Beloved Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400033416
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Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

Negroland: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307473431
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Published: Vintage - August 23rd, 2016

The Fire Next Time Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780679744726
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Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992

Half of a Yellow Sun Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781400095209
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Published: Anchor Books - September 4th, 2007

The Sellout Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250083258
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Published: Picador USA - March 1st, 2016

The Souls of Black Folk Cover Image
By W. E. B. Du Bois, Vann Newkirk (Introduction by), Steve Prince (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781632060976
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Published: Restless Books - February 14th, 2017

Devil in a Blue Dress: Featuring an Original Easy Rawlins Short Story
$16.00
ISBN: 9780743451796
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Published: Washington Square Press - September 17th, 2002

Kindred Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807083697
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Published: Beacon Press (MA) - February 1st, 2004

Citizen: An American Lyric Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781555976903
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 7th, 2014

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400052189
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Published: Broadway Books - March 8th, 2011

Roots: The Saga of an American Family Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780306824852
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Published: Da Capo Press - May 3rd, 2016

The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781568585550
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Published: Nation Books - September 13th, 2016

Michelle Obama: A Life Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307949318
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Published: Vintage - January 26th, 2016

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780679763888
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Published: Vintage Books - October 4th, 2011

Running with the Champ: My Forty-Year Friendship with Muhammad Ali Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501102301
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 10th, 2016

March (Trilogy Slipcase Set) Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$49.99
ISBN: 9781603093958
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - September 6th, 2016

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Between the World and Me Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780812993547
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - July 14th, 2015

The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385527460
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - January 6th, 2009

Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399588174
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - November 15th, 2016

Muhammad Ali Cover Image
By Titeux Sybille, Amazing Ameziane (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781506703183
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Published: Dark Horse Books - November 15th, 2016

Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, a Life in Balance Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780310759669
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Published: Zondervan - November 15th, 2016

A Brief History of Seven Killings Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781594633942
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 8th, 2015

The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781501126345
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Published: Scribner Book Company - August 2nd, 2016