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AuthorTitlePublisher
Goodreads (Blurb & Info)
Black-Owned BookstoresLocationURLFurther Reading on Black-Owned Bookstores
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Michelle AlexanderThe New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of ColorblindnessThe New Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6792458-the-new-jim-crow
The Lit BarNYCwww.thelitbar.com
The FBI's War on Black-Owned Bookstores by Joshua Clark Davis (The Atlantic: https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/02/fbi-black-bookstores/553598)
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Carol AndersonWhite Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial DivideBloomsbury
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/26073085-white-rage
Cafe con LibrosNYCwww.cafeconlibrosbk.com
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James BaldwinThe Fire Next TimePenguin Random House
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/464260.The_Fire_Next_Time
Sisters UpstownNYCwww.sistersuptownbookstore.com
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Joshua Bloom & Waldo E. Martin Jr.
Black Against Empire: The History and Politics of the Black Panther PartyUniversity of California Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/15722514-black-against-empire
Revolution BooksNYCshop.revolutionbooksnyc.org
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Angela DavisAre Prisons Obsolete?Seven Stories Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/108428.Are_Prisons_Obsolete_
Mil MundosNYCwww.milmundosbooks.com
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Robin DiAngeloWhite Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About RacismBeacon Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/43708708-white-fragility
Mahogany BooksWashington DChttps://www.mahoganybooks.com/
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Martin Luther King Jr.Why We Can't WaitSignet
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/160939.Why_We_Can_t_Wait
SemicolonChicago, ILhttp://www.semicolonchi.com/
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Ibram X. Kendi How To Be An AntiracistPenguin Random House
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40265832-how-to-be-an-antiracist
Source BooksellersDetroit, MIhttp://www.sourcebooksellers.com/
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Ibram X. Kendi Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in AmericaBold Type Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25898216-stamped-from-the-beginning
Uncle BobbiesPhiladelphia, PAhttps://www.unclebobbies.com/
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Nell Irvin PainterThe History of White PeopleW.W Norton & Company
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6919721-the-history-of-white-people
Fulton Street BooksTulsa, OKhttps://www.fultonstreet918.com/
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Malcolm X (As Told To Alex Haley)The Autobiography of Malcolm XBallantine Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/92057.The_Autobiography_of_Malcolm_X
Eye See MeSt. Louis, MOhttps://www.eyeseeme.com/
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Patricia Hill Collins
Black Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment
Routledge
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/353598.Black_Feminist_Thought
Frugal BookstoreBoston, MAhttps://frugalbookstore.net/
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Layla F. Saad
Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor
Sourcebooks
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/46002342-me-and-white-supremacy
Eso Won BooksLos Angeles, CAhttps://www.esowonbookstore.com/
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Kiese LaymonHeavy: An American Memoir Scribner
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29430746-heavy
Harriett's BookshopPhiladelphia, PAhttps://www.harriettsbookshop.com/
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Maya AngelouI Know Why the Caged Bird SingsBantam Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/13214.I_Know_Why_the_Caged_Bird_Sings
Loyalty BooksSilver Springs, MDhttps://www.loyaltybookstores.com/
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Ta-Nehisi CoatesBetween the World and MeSpiegel & Grau
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25489625-between-the-world-and-me
Turning Page BookshopGoose Creek, SChttps://turningpagebookshop.com/
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Toni MorrisonBelovedVintage
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6149.Beloved
Wild Fig BooksLexington, KY
https://www.wildfigbooksandcoffee.com/
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Richard Rothstein
The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America
Liveright
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/32191706-the-color-of-law
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IJeoMa OuloSo You Want To Talk About RaceSeal Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35099718-so-you-want-to-talk-about-race
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Malcolm GladwellOutliersThe Little Brown Company
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3228917-outliers
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Dorothy E RobertsKilling the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of LibertyVintage
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/229445.Killing_the_Black_Body
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W.E.B. Du BoisBlack Reconstruction in America 1860-1880Free Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/184612.Black_Reconstruction_in_America_1860_1880
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Walter RodneyHow Europe Underdeveloped AfricaHoward University Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40630.How_Europe_Underdeveloped_Africa
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Angela DavisFreedom Is a Constant StruggleHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25330108-freedom-is-a-constant-struggle
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Manning MarableHow Capitalism Underdeveloped Black AmericaSouth End Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1029925.How_Capitalism_Underdeveloped_Black_America
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Paul Le Blanc
Black Liberation and the American Dream: The Struggle for Racial and Economic Justice : Analysis, Strategy, Readings
Humanity Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/654124.Black_Liberation_and_the_American_Dream
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Melvin LeimanThe Political Economy of RacismHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7786509-the-political-economy-of-racism
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Katherine FrankeRepair: Redeeming the Promise of AbolitionHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/43627319-repair
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Jonathan M. Metzi
Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland
Basic Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40697553-dying-of-whiteness / https://www.basicbooks.com/titles/jonathan-m-metzl/dying-of-whiteness/9781541644960/
https://www.basicbooks.com/titles/jonathan-m-metzl/dying-of-whiteness/9781541644960/
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Kevin KruseWhite Flight: Atlanta and the Making of Modern ConservatismPrinceton University Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/345070.White_Flight / https://press.princeton.edu/books/paperback/9780691133867/white-flight
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Matthew DesmondEvicted: Poverty and Profit in the American CityPenguin
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25852784-evicted / https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/247816/evicted-by-matthew-desmond/
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Maya Schenwar & Joe Macaré & Alana Yu-Lan Price
Who Do You Serve, Who Do You Protect? Police Violence and Resistance in the United States
Haymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/27131078-who-do-you-serve-who-do-you-protect-police-violence-and-resistance-in
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Jill LeporeThese Truths: A History of the United StatesW. W. Norton & Company
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/38212158-these-truths / https://www.amazon.com/dp/0393357422/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1
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Rebecca TraisterGood and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women's AngerSimon & Schuster
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/39939208-good-and-mad / https://www.amazon.com/Good-Mad-Revolutionary-Power-Womens/dp/1501181815/ref=sr_1_3?dchild=1&keywords=good+and+mad&qid=1591198554&s=books&sr=1-3
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Keeanga-Yamahtta TaylorFrom #BlackLivesMatter to Black LiberationHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25330220-from-blacklivesmatter-to-black-liberation
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Harriet WashingtonMedical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the PresentDoubleday
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/114192.Medical_Apartheid
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Flint TaylorThe Torture MachineHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/43185453-the-torture-machine
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Devin AllenA Beautiful GhettoHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/31944607-a-beautiful-ghetto
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Frantz FanonThe Wretched of the EarthGrove Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/66933.The_Wretched_of_the_Earth
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Cornel WestDemocracy Matters: Winning the Fight Against ImperialismPenguin Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/45324.Democracy_Matters / https://www.amazon.com/Democracy-Matters-Winning-Against-Imperialism/dp/0143035835/ref=sr_1_1?crid=6EZVOSHMQ3HT&dchild=1&keywords=democracy+matters&qid=1591198711&s=books&sprefix=Democracy+ma%2Cstripbooks%2C151&sr=1-1
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New Jersey Prison Theater CooperativeCagedHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52161779-caged
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Mateo Hoke and Taylor PendergrassSix by Ten: Stories from Solitary (Voice of Witness)Haymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/42113790-six-by-ten
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Tom WickerA Time to Die: The Attica Prison RevoltNebraska Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/119804.A_Time_to_Die
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Sidney L. HarringPolicing a Class SocietyRutgers University Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/3515497-policing-a-class-society
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Huey NewtonRevolutionary Suicide
Writers & Readers Publishing
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/91682.Revolutionary_Suicide
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Marta RussellCapitalism and Disability: Essays by Marta RussellHaymarket Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/42900928-capitalism-and-disability
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Philip S. FonerOrganized Labor and the Black Worker, 1619-1981International Publishers
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/4327724-organized-labor-and-the-black-worker-1619-1981
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Laura Morgan Roberts & Anthony J. Mayo & David A. ThomasRace, Work, and Leadership: New Perspectives on the Black Experience
Harvard Business Review Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/53117681-race-work-and-leadership
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Patricia Hill CollinsBlack Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of EmpowermentPsychology Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/353598.Black_Feminist_Thought
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Heather Ann ThompsonBlood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its LegacyPantheon Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/28007898-blood-in-the-water
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Dr. Brittney CooperEloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower St. Martin's Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/33574165-eloquent-rage
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Grace Lee BoggsThe Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century
University of California Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/9674787-the-next-american-revolution
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Chris Hedges & Joe SaccoDays of Destruction, Days of RevoltNation Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/12993106-days-of-destruction-days-of-revolt
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Angela DavisWomen, Race & ClassVintage
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/635635.Women_Race_and_Class
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Ira KatznelsonWhen Affirmative Action Was White: An Untold History of Racial Inequality in Twentieth-Century America W. W. Norton Company
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/88367.When_Affirmative_Action_Was_White
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David Simon and Ed BurnsThe Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner City NeighborhoodBroadway Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/18957.The_Corner
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Ralph EllisonInvisible ManVintage
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/16981.Invisible_Man
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Octavia ButlerParable of the SowerGrand Central Publishing
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/52397.Parable_of_the_Sower
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Octavia ButlerParable of the TalentsWarner Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/60932.Parable_of_the_Talents
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Toni MorrisonThe Bluest EyePlume
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/11337.The_Bluest_Eye
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Harriet A. WashingtonA Terrible Thing to Waste
A Terrible Thing to Waste: Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/40697000-a-terrible-thing-to-waste
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Audre LordeSister OutsiderCrossing Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/32951.Sister_Outsider
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Janet Dewart Bell
Lighting the Fires of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/49093160-lighting-the-fires-of-freedom
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bell hooksAin't I a Woman: Black Women and FeminismSouth End Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/250792.Ain_t_I_a_Woman
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Irene Latham and Charles Waters and Sean Qualls and Selina Alko
Can I Touch Your Hair?: Poems of Race, Mistakes, and FriendshipCarolrhoda Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/34007179-can-i-touch-your-hair
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Zora Neale HurstonBarracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo"HarperCollins
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2590136-barracoon
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Sharifa Rhodes-PittsHarlem is Nowhere: A Journey to the Mecca of Black America
Little, Brown and Company
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/9078446-harlem-is-nowhere
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Sam GreenleeThe Spook Who Sat by the DoorLushena Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/33954.The_Spook_Who_Sat_by_the_Door
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Chris Claremont & Brent Anderson
X-Men: God Loves, Man KillsMarvel Comics
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/299947.X_Men
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Assata ShakurAssata: An AutobiographyLawrence Hill Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/100322.Assata
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Jerry SpinelliManiac MageeScholastic
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/139463.Maniac_Magee
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Alex S. VitaleThe End of PolicingVerso
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/35403039-the-end-of-policing
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Gerry SpencePolice State: How America's Cops Get Away With MurderSt. Martin's Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/23848358-police-state
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Gary YoungeAnother Day in the Death of America: A Chronicle of Ten Short LivesBold Type Books
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/29502379-another-day-in-the-death-of-america
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Jeffrey Haas
The Assassination of Fred Hampton: How the FBI and the Chicago Police Murdered a Black Panther
Chicago Review Press
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/6561790-the-assassination-of-fred-hampton
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