Biography and Memoirs

By Cups and Books

By Cups and Books

Biography and Memoirs

The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X

Tamara Payne and Les Payne


I Must Resist: Bayard Rustin's Life in Letters

Bayard Rustin


Just as I Am: A Memoir

Cicely Tyson


Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

Roxane Gay


Chadwick Boseman: Forever Our King 1976-2020

Mia Johnson



Michelle Obama


A Promised Land

Barack Obama


Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement

John Lewis and Michael D'Orso


Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir

Natasha Trethewey


Ordinary Light: A Memoir

Tracy K Smith


Just Us: An American Conversation

Claudia Rankine


The Mamba Mentality: How I Play

Kobe Bryant


Between the World and Me

Ta-Nehisi Coates


The Toni Morrison Book Club

Juda Bennett, Casssandra Jackson, et al.


New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke

Jeffrey C. Stewart