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Call Us What We Carry: Poems Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780593465066
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Published: Viking Books - December 7th, 2021

The breakout poetry collection by #1 New York Times bestselling author and presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman


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By Eugenia Bone, Evan Sung (By (photographer))
$37.50
ISBN: 9781647222956
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Published: Insight Editions - December 7th, 2021

“A masterpiece. The Fantastic Fungi Community Cookbook is, by far, the best culinary guide to cooking and pairing mushrooms. . . .


Join fifteen bestselling, award-winning, and up-and-coming authors as they reimagine some of the most popular tropes in the romance genre. 

Fake relationships. Enemies to lovers. Love triangles and best friends, mistaken identities and missed connections.


Crip Kinship: The Disability Justice & Art Activism of Sins Invalid Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781551528649
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - December 7th, 2021

In recent years, disability activism has come into its own as a vital and necessary means to acknowledge the power and resilience of the disabled community, and to call out ableist culture wherever it appears.


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Stacey’s Extraordinary Words Cover Image
By Stacey Abrams, Kitt Thomas (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063209473
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Published: Balzer + Bray - December 28th, 2021

The debut picture book from iconic voting rights advocate and #1 New York Times bestselling author Stacey Abrams is an inspiring tale of determination, based on her own childhood. 

Stacey is a little girl who loves words more than anything. She loves reading them, sounding them out, and finding comfort in them when things are hard. 


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Here’s to Us Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063071636
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Published: Quill Tree Books - December 28th, 2021

Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera reunite to continue the story of Arthur and Ben, the boys readers first fell for in the New York Times bestselling rom-com What If It’s Us.


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Best Lesbian Erotica of the Year, Volume 6 (Best Lesbian Erotica Series #6) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781627783132
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Published: Cleis Press - January 4th, 2022

Reaching far beyond the confines of traditional erotica, prepare to explore the intersections of ace and kink, of pan and submissive, of exquisite torment and explicit consent.


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You Don’t Know Us Negroes and Other Essays Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063043855
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Published: Amistad - January 4th, 2022

Introduction by New York Times bestselling author Henry Louis Gates Jr. 

Spanning more than 35 years of work, the first comprehensive collection of essays, criticism, and articles by the legendary author of the Harlem Renaissance, Zora Neale Hurston, showcasing the evolution of her distinctive style as an archivist and author.


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Mickalene Thomas Cover Image
$125.00
ISBN: 9780714878317
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Published: Phaidon Press - January 5th, 2022

The first comprehensive monograph on Mickalene Thomas, a key figure in 21st-century contemporary art

Over the past two decades, Mickalene Thomas's critically acclaimed and extensive body of work has spanned painting, collage, photography, video, and the immersive installations that have become her signature.


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To Paradise: A Novel Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780385547932
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Published: Doubleday - January 11th, 2022

From the author of the classic A Little Life—a bold, brilliant novel spanning three centuries and three different versions of the American experiment, about lovers, family, loss and the elusive promise of utopia.


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Vinyl Moon Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593176436
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 11th, 2022

A teen girl hiding the scars of a past relationship finds home and healing in the words of strong Black writers. A beautiful sophomore novel from a critically acclaimed author and poet that explores how words have the power to shape and uplift our world even in the midst of pain.


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You Are Not Alone Cover Image
By Alphabet Rockers, Ashley Evans (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781728240282
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Published: Sourcebooks Explore - January 11th, 2022

This empathetic and inclusive picture book empowers kids to love themselves and their identities, stand up to hate, and have each others' backs no matter what.

When I say something is unfair to me, but it's fair for you, what does that make it?
When I meditate, it all gets clear.
And if you listen, you will really hear.
I am not alone. I am enough.


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Abolition. Feminism. Now. Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781642592580
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Published: Haymarket Books - January 18th, 2022

As a politic and a practice, abolition increasingly shapes our political moment -- halting the construction of new jails and propelling movements to divest from policing.


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South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062977403
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Published: Ecco - January 25th, 2022

“An elegant meditation on the complexities of the American South—and thus of America—by an esteemed daughter of the South and one of the great intellectuals of our time. An inspiration.”


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Violeta [English Edition]: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593496206
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Published: Ballantine Books - January 25th, 2022

This sweeping novel from the New York Times bestselling author of A Long Petal of the Sea tells the epic story of Violeta Del Valle, a woman whose life spans one hundred years and bears witness to the greatest upheavals of the twentieth century.


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The Color Purple (Penguin Vitae) Cover Image
By Alice Walker, Kiese Laymon (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780143137047
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Published: Penguin Classics - January 25th, 2022

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, Alice Walker's iconic modern classic, now in a beautiful 40th anniversary Penguin Vitae edition with a foreword by Kiese Laymon
 
A Penguin Classic Hardcover


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Recitatif: A Story Cover Image
By Toni Morrison, Zadie Smith (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780593315033
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Published: Knopf - February 1st, 2022

A beautiful, arresting story about race and the relationships that shape us through life by the legendary Nobel Prize winner—for the first time in a beautifully produced stand-alone edition, with an introduction by Zadie Smith
 


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Pause, Rest, Be: Stillness Practices for Courage in Times of Change Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781611809855
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Published: Shambhala - February 1st, 2022

Restoring your body, mind, and spirit amid change is an act of courage, empowerment, and hope. This warm, powerful guide will help you honor the changes and spaces in your life with purposeful rest and reflection.


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Bold Words from Black Women: Inspiration and Truths from 50 Extraordinary Leaders Who Helped Shape Our World Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534463943
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Published: Denene Millner Books/Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 8th, 2022

Celebrate the power of Black womanhood in this first-of-its-kind collection of inspirational quotes from fifty activists, artists, and leaders, featuring bold, attention-grabbing illustrations—perfect for readers of Herstory and Little Leaders.

This incredible volume honors fifty modern women, presented with their own words, who have dared to raise their voices an


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Change Everything: Racial Capitalism and the Case for Abolition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781642594140
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 8th, 2022

Racial, gender, and environmental justice. Class war. Militarism. Interpersonal violence. Old age security. This is not the vocabulary many use to critique the prison-industrial complex.


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How to Be Heard Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062845931
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Published: Harper - February 15th, 2023

Roxane Gay, the prominent novelist, New York Times bestselling author of Hunger and Bad Feminist, cultural critic, and columnist provides practical guidance for everyone who wants to use their voice to write powerful work to share with the world.


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Moon Witch, Spider King (The Dark Star Trilogy #2) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735220201
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 15th, 2022

From Marlon James, author of the bestselling National Book Award finalist Black Leopard, Red Wolf, the second book in the Dark Star trilogy, his African Game of Thrones.


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Bitter Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593309032
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 15th, 2022

From National Book Award finalist Akwaeke Emezi comes a companion novel to the critically acclaimed PET that explores both the importance and cost of social revolution--and how youth lead the way.


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#Sayhername: Black Women's Stories of State Violence and Public Silence Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781642594522
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Published: Haymarket Books - February 22nd, 2022

Fill the void. Lift your voice. Say Her Name.


Since the movement's founding in 2014, #SayHerName has gained international attention and has served as both a rallying cry and organizing principle in the aftermath of police killings of Black women, including, most recently, the police killing of Breonna Taylor.


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This Here Flesh: Spirituality, Liberation, and the Stories That Make Us Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593239773
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Published: Convergent Books - February 22nd, 2022

In her stunning debut, the creator of Black Liturgies weaves stories from three generations of her family alongside contemplative reflections to discover the “necessary rituals” that connect us with our belonging, dignity, and liberation.


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Golden Girl Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063044753
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Published: HarperCollins - February 22nd, 2022

From the award-winning, ALA Notable author of Unsettled and Lailah’s Lunchbox, this is a captivating coming-of-age middle grade novel in verse about seventh grader Aafiyah Qamar, a Pakistani American girl who hatches a special plan to help her family but finds that doing what’s right isn’t always easy. For fans of


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Bless the Daughter Raised by a Voice in Her Head: Poems Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593134351
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 1st, 2022

Poems of migration, womanhood, trauma, and resilience from the celebrated collaborator on Beyoncé’s Lemonade and Black Is King, award-winning Somali British poet Warsan Shire 

“The beautifully crafted poems in this collection are fiercely tender gifts.”—Roxane Gay, author of Bad Feminist and Hunger


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Right Where I Left You Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593206478
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2022

Kacen Callender meets Becky Albertalli in a deliciously geeky best friends-to lovers romance from award-winning author Julian Winters!
 


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Body Work: The Radical Power of Personal Narrative Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781646220854
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Published: Catapult - March 15th, 2022

Memoir meets craft masterclass in this “daring, honest, psychologically insightful” exploration of how we think and write about intimate experiences—“a must read for anybody shoving a pen across paper or staring into a screen or a past" (Mary Karr)


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Mama and Mommy and Me in the Middle Cover Image
By Nina LaCour, Kaylani Juanita (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536211511
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Published: Candlewick - March 29th, 2022

A little girl stays home with Mama when Mommy goes off on a work trip in this tender, inviting story that will resonate with every child who has missed a parent.


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Because of You, John Lewis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338759082
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Published: Scholastic Press - April 5th, 2022

An inspiring story of a friendship between Congressman John Lewis and ten-year-old activist Tybre Faw by New York Times bestselling and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author Andrea Davis Pinkney!

A Junior Library Guild Selection

Ten-year-old Tybre Faw is obsessed with history and the civil rights movement, and he devours every book he can find on the subject.


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Time Is a Mother Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593300237
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Published: Penguin Press - April 5th, 2022

The highly anticipated collection of poems from the award-winning writer Ocean Vuong

How else do we return to ourselves but to fold
The page so it points to the good part
 


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Does My Body Offend You? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593425855
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2022

A timely story of two teenagers who discover the power of friendship, feminism, and standing up for what you believe in, no matter where you come from. A collaboration between two gifted authors writing from alternating perspectives, this compelling novel shines with authenticity, courage, and humor.


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Gossypiin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781636280257
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Published: Red Hen Press - April 12th, 2022

This harvest of poems is inspired by the plant medicine latent in Gossypium Herbeceum, or Cotton Root Bark, which was used by enslaved Black women to induce labor, cure reproductive ailments and end unwanted pregnancies.


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Gathering Blossoms Under Fire: The Journals of Alice Walker, 1965–2000 Cover Image
By Alice Walker, Valerie Boyd (Editor)
$32.50
ISBN: 9781476773155
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Published: Simon & Schuster - April 12th, 2022

From National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize–winning author Alice Walker and edited by critic and writer Valerie Boyd, comes an unprecedented compilation of Walker’s fifty years of journals drawing an intimate portrait of her development over five decades as an artist, human rights and women’s activist, and intellectual.

For the first time, the edited journals of Ali


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You Know, Sex: Bodies, Gender, Puberty, and Other Things Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781644210802
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Published: Triangle Square - April 12th, 2022

A completely new approach to learning about puberty, sex, and gender for kids 10+. Here is the much-anticipated third book in the trilogy that started with the award-wining What Makes a Baby and Sex Is a Funny Word


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Spear Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250819321
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Published: Tordotcom - April 19th, 2022

“Spectacular—I've been waiting years for this book to exist.” —Maria Dahvana Headley, author of Beowulf: A New Translation


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The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063070875
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Published: Harper Voyager - April 19th, 2022

In The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer, singer-songwriter, actor, fashion icon, activist, and worldwide superstar Janelle Monáe brings to the written page the Afrofuturistic world of one of her critically acclaimed albums, exploring how different threads of liberation—queerness, race, gender plurality, and love—become tan


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I Kissed Shara Wheeler Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250244451
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Published: Wednesday Books - May 3rd, 2022

From the New York Times bestselling author of One Last Stop and Red, White & Royal Blue comes a debut YA romantic comedy about chasing down what you want, only to find what you need...


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Abolition Geography: Essays Towards Liberation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781839761706
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Published: Verso - May 24th, 2022

The first collection of writings from one of the foremost contemporary critical thinkers on racism, geography and incarceration


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Patricia Wants to Cuddle Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781638930044
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Published: Zando - June 28th, 2022

The contestants of a reality television dating show compete for love-- and their lives-- in this pulse-pounding and viciously funny fiction debut from the GLAAD Award-winning author of Real Queer America.


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Our Fermented Lives: How Fermented Foods Have Shaped Cultures & Communities Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781635863833
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - July 5th, 2022

From craft beers and sourdough bread to kimchi, coffee, tea, and cheese, fermentation is a popular topic in both food and health circles.


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Stand Up!: 10 Mighty Women Who Made a Change Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338763850
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Published: Orchard Books - August 2nd, 2022

From the New York Times bestselling author of Eloquent Rage comes a powerful, groundbreaking picture book debut introducing young readers to ten revolutionary Black women -- both historical and contemporary -- who changed the world for the better, inspiring readers today to know their strength, to be brave, and to STAND UP!

“A breakthrough...


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A Library Cover Image
By Nikki Giovanni, Erin K. Robinson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358387657
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Published: Versify - September 27th, 2022

In this lyrical picture book, world-renowned poet, New York Times bestselling author, and Coretta Scott King Honor winner Nikki Giovanni and fine artist Erin Robinson craft an ode to the magic of a library as a place not only for knowledge but also for imagination, exploration, and escape.

In what other place can a child "sail their dreams" and "s


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Black Radical Tradition: A Reader Cover Image
By Erin Grey (Editor), Asad Haider (Editor), Ben Mabie (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781784786182
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Published: Verso - January 2nd, 2079

An exhaustive collection of black revolutionary theory from slavery and reconstruction to Black Power to Black Feminism