2020 Releases by Black Authors

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All the Days Past, All the Days to Come

Mildred D. Taylor

$19.99 $18.39

Release date: January 7

Black Girl Unlimited: The Remarkable Story of a Teenage Wizard

Echo Brown

$17.99 $16.55

Release date: January 14

Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: Stories from the Harlem Renaissance

Zora Neale Hurston

$25.99 $23.91

Release date: January 14

Not So Pure and Simple

Lamar Giles

$17.99 $16.55

Release date: January 21

Homie: Poems

Danez Smith

$16.00 $14.72

Release date: January 21

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-Winning Stamped from the Beginning

Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi

$18.98 $17.46

Release date: March 10

It's Not All Downhill from Here

Terry McMillan

$28.00 $25.76

Release date: March 31

All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto

George M. Johnson

$17.99 $16.55

Release date: April 28

Felix Ever After

Kacen Callender

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: May 5

The Black Flamingo

Dean Atta

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: May 26

You Should See Me in a Crown

Leah Johnson

$17.98 $16.54

Release date: June 2

A Song Below Water

Bethany C. Morrow

$17.98 $16.54

Release date: June 2

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin

Roseanne A. Brown

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: June 2

The Vanishing Half

Brit Bennett

$27.00 $24.84

Release date: June 2

The Boyfriend Project

Farrah Rochon

$14.99 $13.79

Release date: June 9

Saving Ruby King

Catherine Adel West

$27.99 $25.75

Release date: June 16

Take a Hint, Dani Brown

Talia Hibbert

$15.99 $14.71

Release date: June 23

Cinderella Is Dead

Kalynn Bayron

$18.98 $17.46

Release date: July 7

The Voting Booth

Brandy Colbert

$18.98 $17.46

Release date: July 7

This Is My America

Kim Johnson

$17.99 $16.55

Release date: July 28

The Black Kids

Christina Hammonds Reed

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: August 4

Ikenga

Nnedi Okorafor

$16.99 $15.63

Release date: August 18

Black Bottom Saints

Alice Randall

$26.99 $24.83

Release date: August 18

Now That I've Found You

Kristina Forest

$17.99 $16.55

Release date: August 25

His Only Wife

Peace Adzo Medie

$25.95 $23.87

Release date: September 1

A Girl Is a Body of Water

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

$27.95 $25.71

Release date: September 1

The Secret Lives of Church Ladies

Deesha Philyaw

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: September 1

Punching the Air

Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam

$19.99 $18.39

Release date: September 1

The Summer of Everything

Julian Winters

$17.98 $16.54

Release date: September 8

Grown

Tiffany D. Jackson

$17.98 $16.54

Release date: September 15

Legendborn

Tracy Deonn

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: September 15

Early Departures

Justin A. Reynolds

$17.99 $16.55

Release date: September 22

Smash It!

Francina Simone

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: September 22

Every Body Looking

Candice Iloh

$17.98 $16.54

Release date: September 22

Dear Justyce

Nic Stone

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: September 29

Ties That Tether

Jane Igharo

$16.00 $14.72

Release date: September 29

Ring Shout

P. Djรจlรญ Clark

$19.98 $18.38

Release date: October 13

Charming as a Verb

Ben Philippe

$18.99 $17.47

Release date: October 13

Memorial

Bryan Washington

$27.00 $24.84

Release date: October 27

Butter Honey Pig Bread

Francesca Ekwuyasi

$19.95 $18.35

Release date: November 3

Inheritance

Taylor Johnson

$18.95 $17.43

Release date: November 10

King of the Rising

Kacen Callender

$16.99 $15.63

Release date: December 1

A Spy in the Struggle: A Riveting Must-Read Novel of Suspense

Aya de Leรณn

$15.95 $14.67

Release date: December 29