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. Every Body Looking
  2. Time to Teach
  3. Freedom Over Me
  4. Grieving While Black
  5. Concrete Rose
  6. The Black Church: This is Our Story, This is Our Song by Henry Louis Gates Jr.
  7. Four Hundred Souls
  8. The Oldest Student
  9. Bingo Love
  10. My Grandmother&#39s Hands
  11. Do Lord Remember Me
  12. The Home Place
  13. Black Enough
  14. The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X
  15. You Can Keep That to Yourself
  16. King and the Dragon Flies
  17. The Beauty in Breaking
  18. The Truths We Hold
  19. An Indigenous Peoples&#39 History of the United States for Young People
  20. Race After Technology
  21. From Here to Equality - Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century
  22. The City We Became
  23. Dread Nation
  24. Farming While Black
  25. Say Her Name
  26. Vanguard
  27. Towers Falling
  28. Memorial Drive
  29. One Crazy Summer
  30. Brother Robert by Annye C. Anderson - An intimate memoir by blues legend Robert Johnson’s stepsister
  31. Gordon Parks
  32. March - Book 3 161x235.jpg
  33. This Is Major
  34. Stamped
  35. Horace Pippin

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