Black Lives Matter Book of the Week

See also our Antiracism Book List

We are excited to offer this weekly feature and to share a wide array of books about Black lives in America. Each month we will promote a variety of recent books for adults, young adults, and children. We hope that by bringing these books to our readers' attention we can start to contribute to the nationwide conversation that is occurring.

You can select a book below to read a brief description of it and to find available formats.
  1. Racism Not Race
  2. Black Girl Unlimited
  3. Torn Apart
  4. Finding Me
  5. The Me I Choose to Be
  6. White Lies
  7. Me (Moth)
  8. Black Joy
  9. This Book is Feminist
  10. Allow Me to Retort
  11. Feminist AF
  12. Chasing Me to My Grave
  13. Recognize
  14. How to Make a Slave
  15. Cant Stop Wont Stop
  16. Angela Davis:  An Autobiography
  17. One Last Word
  18. Reclamation
  19. Black Birds in the Sky
  20. Our African Unconscious
  21. The People Remember
  22. How the Word Is Passed
  23. song below water
  24. Rage of Innocence
  25. Molly of Denali
  26. We Were There
  27. Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians But Were Afraid to Ask
  28. Read Until You Understand
  29. Algorithms of Oppression
  30. White Smoke
  31. Breaking it Down
  32. Sprouting Wings
  33. You Can Keep that to Yourself
  34. Parker Inheritance
  35. All That She Carried
  36. Long Way Down
  37. We Are Each Other&#39s Harvest
  38. King of Kindergarten
  39. Disordered Cosmos
  40. Blackout
  41. You ll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey
  42. One Drop
  43. Tristan Strong
  44. Notes from a Young Black Chef
  45. A Blade So Black
  46. Better Not Bitter
  47. When Aidan Became a Brother
  48. How We Fight for Our Lives
  49. All Boys Aren&#39t Blue
  50. Ground Breaking
  51. Our Skin
  52. Caste
  53. Tell Me Who You Are
  54. Surviving the White Gaze
  55. History of the Black Population of Amherst
  56. Parenting for Liberation
  57. Age of Phillis
  58. Every Body Looking
  59. Time to Teach
  60. Freedom Over Me
  61. Grieving While Black
  62. Concrete Rose
  63. The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song by Henry Louis Gates Jr.
  64. Four Hundred Souls
  65. The Oldest Student
  66. Bingo Love
  67. My Grandmother&#39s Hands
  68. Do Lord Remember Me
  69. The Home Place
  70. Black Enough
  71. The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X
  72. You Can Keep That to Yourself
  73. King and the Dragon Flies
  74. The Beauty in Breaking
  75. The Truths We Hold
  76. An Indigenous Peoples&#39 History of the United States for Young People
  77. Race After Technology
  78. From Here to Equality - Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century
  79. The City We Became
  80. Dread Nation
  81. Farming While Black
  82. Say Her Name
  83. Vanguard
  84. Towers Falling
  85. Memorial Drive
  86. One Crazy Summer
  87. Brother Robert by Annye C. Anderson - An intimate memoir by blues legend Robert Johnson’s stepsister
  88. Gordon Parks
  89. March - Book 3 161x235.jpg
  90. This Is Major
  91. Stamped
  92. Horace Pippin

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