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Black History Month 2019 added 25th September

Black History Month 2019 - a list of books by black authorsfrom across the world.

  1. Sula

    Sula

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Vintage London 1998 ISBN : 9780099760016 0099760010
  2. The Dancing Mind: Speech Upon Acceptance of the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters on the Sixth of November, Nineteen Hundred and Ninety-Six
  3. Lecture and Speech of Acceptance, Upon the Award of the Nobel Prize for Literature, Delivered in Stockholm on the Seventh of December, Nineteen Hundred and Ninety-Three
  4. Love

    Love

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Vintage London 2004 ISBN : 0099455498 9780099455493
  5. Paradise

    Paradise

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Vintage London 1999 ISBN : 0099768216 9780099768210
  6. Song of Solomon

    Song of Solomon

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Chatto and Windus London 1978 ISBN : 9780701123758 0701123753
  7. Beloved

    Beloved

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Vintage London 1997 ISBN : 9780099760115 0099760118
  8. The Bluest Eye

    The Bluest Eye

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Vintage London 1999 ISBN : 0099759918 9780099759911
  9. Tar Baby

    Tar Baby

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Vintage London 1997 ISBN : 9780099760214 0099760215
  10. Foreword: Is America Fair to it's Children? Excerpted from the State of America's Children Yearbook 1999
  11. Jazz

    Jazz

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Vintage London 2001 ISBN : 0099750910 9780099750918
  12. Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary Imagination

    Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary Imagination

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Picador London 1993 ISBN : 9780330330640 0330330640
  13. Mouth Full of Blood: Essays, Speeches, Meditations

    Mouth Full of Blood: Essays, Speeches, Meditations

    Morrison, Toni.
    Published : Chatto & Windus London 2019 ISBN : 9781784742850 1784742856
  14. The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton 1965-2010

    The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton 1965-2010

    Clifton, Lucille Morrison, Toni, Young, Kevin, Glaser, Michael S.
    Published : BOA Editions, Ltd Rochester, New York 2012 ISBN : 9781934414903 9781942683001 1942683006 1934414905
  15. The color purple

    The color purple

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's London 2000 ISBN : 9780704346666 0704346664
  16. Possessing the secret of joy

    Possessing the secret of joy

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Vintage London 1993 ISBN : 9780099224112 0099224119
  17. In search of our mothers' gardens: womanist prose

    In search of our mothers' gardens: womanist prose

    Walker, Alice
    Published : The Women's Press 1983 ISBN :
  18. By the light of my father's smile: a story of requited love, crossing over, and the sexual healing of the soul

    By the light of my father's smile: a story of requited love, crossing over, and the sexual healing of the soul

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's London 2000 ISBN : 070434646X 9780704346468
  19. The temple of my familiar

    The temple of my familiar

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's Press 1989 ISBN : 0704350416 9780704350410
  20. Anything we love can be saved: a writer's activism

    Anything we love can be saved: a writer's activism

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's London 1997 ISBN : 9780704350687 0704350688
  21. Her blue body everything we know: earthling poems, 1965-1990 complete

    Her blue body everything we know: earthling poems, 1965-1990 complete

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich San Diego 1991 ISBN : 0151400407 9780151400409
  22. Living by the word: selected writings, 1973-1987

    Living by the word: selected writings, 1973-1987

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's London 1988 1994 ISBN : 0704341530 9780704341531
  23. The same river twice: honoring the difficult: a meditation on life, spirit, art, and the making of the film The color purple ten years later

    The same river twice: honoring the difficult: a meditation on life, spirit, art, and the making of the film The color purple ten years later

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's Press London 1996 ISBN : 9780704350700 0704344904 9780704344907 070435070X
  24. The complete stories

    The complete stories

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's London 1999 ISBN : 9780704344358 0704344351
  25. Meridian

    Meridian

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's London 1982 1997 ISBN : 9780704345348 070434534X
  26. The third life of Grange Copeland

    The third life of Grange Copeland

    Walker, Alice
    Published : Women's Press London 1985 ISBN : 9780704328761 0704339854 0704328763 9780704339859
  27. The world will follow joy turning madness into flowers (new poems)

    The world will follow joy turning madness into flowers (new poems)

    Walker, Alice ProQuest (Firm)
    Published : New Press New York 2013 ISBN : 1595588760 9781595588876 9781595588760 1595588876
  28. Warrior marks: female genital mutilation and the sexual blinding of women

    Warrior marks: female genital mutilation and the sexual blinding of women

    Walker, Alice Parmar, Pratibha.
    Published : Cape London 1993 ISBN : 9780224039628 0224039628
  29. The Underground Railroad

    The Underground Railroad

    Whitehead, Colson
    Published : Fleet London 2017 ISBN : 9780708898406 0708898408
  30. Citizen: An American Lyric

    Citizen: An American Lyric

    Rankine, Claudia
    Published : Penguin Books London 2015 ISBN : 9780141981772 0141981776
  31. American women poets in the 21st century: where lyric meets language

    American women poets in the 21st century: where lyric meets language

    Spahr, Juliana, Rankine, Claudia
    Published : Wesleyan University Press Middletown, Connecticut 2002 ISBN : 0819565474 0819574449 9780819565471 9780819574442 0819565466 9780819565464
  32. Stay With me

    Stay With me

    Adebayo, Ayobami
    Published : Canongate Edinburgh 2017 ISBN : 9781782119463 1782119469
  33. NW

    NW

    Smith, Zadie.
    Published : Hamish Hamilton London 2012 ISBN : 0241963486 9780241144145 9780241963487 0241144140
  34. On Beauty: A Novel

    On Beauty: A Novel

    Smith, Zadie.
    Published : Penguin London 2006 ISBN : 9780141019451 014101945X
  35. White Teeth

    White Teeth

    Smith, Zadie.
    Published : Penguin London 2001 ISBN : 0140276335 9780140276336
  36. Swing Time

    Swing Time

    Smith, Zadie,
    Published : Penguin Books London 2017 ISBN : 0141036605 9780141036601
  37. The fire next time

    The fire next time

    Baldwin, James
    Published : Modern Library New York 1995 ISBN : 0679601511 9780679601517
  38. Nobody knows my name: more notes of a native son

    Nobody knows my name: more notes of a native son

    Baldwin, James
    Published : Dial Press New York 1961 ISBN :
  39. No name in the street

    No name in the street

    Baldwin, James
    Published : Dial Press New York 1972 ISBN :
  40. The price of the ticket: collected nonfiction, 1948-1985

    The price of the ticket: collected nonfiction, 1948-1985

    Baldwin, James
    Published : St. Martin's/Marek New York 1985 ISBN : 0312643071 9780312643065 9780312643072 0312643063
  41. Go Tell It on the Mountain

    Go Tell It on the Mountain

    Baldwin, James
    Published : Penguin 1991 ISBN : 0140184503 9780140184501
  42. If Beale Street Could Talk

    If Beale Street Could Talk

    Baldwin, James, 1924-1987,
    Published : Penguin Books London 2018 ISBN : 0241384508 9780241384503
  43. A dialogue. Foreword by Ida Lewis. Afterword by Orde Coombs

    A dialogue. Foreword by Ida Lewis. Afterword by Orde Coombs

    Baldwin, James Giovanni, Nikki,
    Published : Lippincott Philadelphia 1973 ISBN : 9780397009169 039700916X
  44. The artist has always been a disturber of the peace

    The artist has always been a disturber of the peace

    Baldwin, James Arthur
    Published : [S.l.] 1978 ISBN :
  45. It's hard to be James Baldwin

    It's hard to be James Baldwin

    Baldwin, James Arthur
    Published : Del Mar, CA 1972 ISBN :
  46. From dreams of love to dreams of terror

    From dreams of love to dreams of terror

    Baldwin, James Arthur
    Published : Philadelphia, PA 1969 ISBN :
  47. Mass culture and the creative artist: some personal notes

    Mass culture and the creative artist: some personal notes

    Baldwin, James Arthur
    Published : Transaction Publishers New Brunswick, NJ 1961 ISBN :
  48. Gather together in my name

    Gather together in my name

    Angelou, Maya.
    Published : Virago London 1985 2002 ISBN : 086068685X 9780860686859
  49. I shall not be moved

    I shall not be moved

    Angelou, Maya
    Published : Virago London 1990 1999 ISBN : 1853812129 9781853812125
  50. The Hate u Give

    The Hate u Give

    Thomas, Angie
    Published : Walker Books London 2017 ISBN : 1406372153 9781406372151
  51. An ABC of color: selections chosen by the author from over a half century of his writings

    An ABC of color: selections chosen by the author from over a half century of his writings

    Du Bois, W E Burghardt.
    Published : International Publishers 1989 ISBN : 0717803910 9780717803910
  52. Black reconstruction: an essay toward a history of the part which black folk played in the attempt to reconstruct democracy in America, 1860-1880
  53. John Brown

    John Brown

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : G. W. Jacobs & company Philadelphia 1909 ISBN :
  54. The world and Africa: an inquiry into the part which Africa has played in world history, by W. E. Burghardt Du Bois
  55. The gift of black folk: the Negroes in the making of America

    The gift of black folk: the Negroes in the making of America

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : Stratford co Boston, Mass 1924 ISBN :
  56. The suppression of the African slave-trade to the United States of America, 1638-1870

    The suppression of the African slave-trade to the United States of America, 1638-1870

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : New York Longmans, Green and Co London [etc.] 1896 ISBN :
  57. The souls of black folk: essays and sketches

    The souls of black folk: essays and sketches

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : A. C. McClurg & co Chicago 1903 ISBN :
  58. The autobiography of W. E. B. DuBois: a soliloquy on viewing my life from the last decade of its first century

    The autobiography of W. E. B. DuBois: a soliloquy on viewing my life from the last decade of its first century

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : International Publishers New York] 1968 ISBN :
  59. Color and democracy: colonies and peace

    Color and democracy: colonies and peace

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : Harcourt, Bruce and company New York 1945 ISBN :
  60. The education of Black people: ten critiques, 1906-1960

    The education of Black people: ten critiques, 1906-1960

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : University of Massachusetts Press Amherst 1973 ISBN :
  61. Africa, its geography, people, and products: and, Africa, its place in modern history

    Africa, its geography, people, and products: and, Africa, its place in modern history

    Du Bois, W. E. B.
    Published : KTO Press Millwood, N.Y 1977 ISBN : 9780527252601 0527252603
  62. The Sellout

    The Sellout

    Beatty, Paul
    Published : Oneworld London 2016 ISBN : 1786070154 9781786070159
  63. Ghost boys

    Ghost boys

    Rhodes, Jewell Parker,
    Published : Orion Children's Books London 2018 ISBN : 9781510104396 1510104399
  64. Homegoing

    Homegoing

    Gyasi, Yaa
    Published : Viking UK 2016 ISBN : 024124272X 9780241242728
  65. The Mothers: A Novel

    The Mothers: A Novel

    Bennett, Brit
    Published : Riverhead Books New York 2016 ISBN : 9780735215405 0735215405
  66. All American boys

    All American boys

    Reynolds, Jason, Kiely, Brendan
    Published : Atheneum Books for Young Readers New York 2015 ISBN : 1481463330 9781481463348 1481463349 9781481463331
  67. Dear Martin

    Dear Martin

    Stone, Nic,
    Published : Simon & Schuster London 2018 ISBN : 9781471175565 1471175561
  68. Invisible Man

    Invisible Man

    Ellison, Ralph
    Published : Vintage Books New York 1995 ISBN : 0679732764 9780679732761
  69. An American Marriage

    An American Marriage

    Jones, Tayari
    Published : Oneworld London 2019 ISBN : 1786075199 9781786075192
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