Authors of Color Book Fair List of Books

Authors of Color Book Fair List of Books

To prepare yourself for Authors of Color Book Fair, take a look at the complete list of the books a part of the fair. The fair will be held on Aug. 23, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the COA Goldin Center, located at 2320 W. Burleigh St. Milwaukee children 1-19 years of age can receive one free book. For more information on the fair, click here.

Autobiography/Biography

Andrea Davis Pinkney (African-American)

  • Duke Ellington (1) paperback

  •  Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa (1) paperback

Booker T. Washington (African-American)

  • Up from Slavery: An Autobiography (1) paperback

Carole Boston Weatherford (African-American)

  • I, Matthew Henson: Polar Explorer (1) hardcover

Chris Gardner, Quincy Troupe (African-American)

  • The Pursuit of Happyness (1) paperback

D. Watkins (African-American) 

  • The Cook Up: A Crack Rock Memoir (1) hardcover

Glory Edim (African-American)

  • Well-Read Black Girl: Finding Our Stories, Discovering Ourselves (1) hardcover

Gwendolyn Hooks (African-American) 

  • Tiny Stitches: The Life of Medical Pioneer Vivien Thomas (1) hardcover

Jalen Rose (African-American)

  • Got to Give the People What They Want: True Stories and Flagrant Opinions from Center Court (1) hardcover

James Cameron (African-American) 

  • A Time of Terror: A Survivor's Story (2) paperback

James Haskins, Kathleen Benson (African-American; White)

  • The Story of Civil Rights Hero John Lewis (1) paperback

Jay-Z (African-American)

  • Decoded (1) hardcover 

Javaka Steptoe (African-American)

  • Radiant Child (1) hardcover

Kadir Nelson (African-American) 

  • Nelson Mandela (1) hardcover

Kelly Starling Lyons (African-American)

  • A Girl Named Misty (1) paperback

Lisa Charleyboy (Tsilhqot'in (Dene) First Nations, Mexican, and Dutch)

  • Urban Tribes: Native Americans in the City (1) paperback

  • #NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American (1) hardcover

  • Dreaming in Indian: Contemporary Native American Voices (1) paperback

Malala Yousafzai (Pakistani)

  • We Are Displaced (1) hardcover

Marie Bradby (African-American)

  • More Than Anything Else (1) hardcover

Maya Angelou (African-American)

  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (1) paperback

Michelle Obama (African-American) 

  • Becoming (1) hardcover

Naomi M. Moyer (African-American)

  • Black Women Who Dared (1) hardcover

Oprah Winfrey (African-American)

  • What I Know for Sure (1) hardcover

Pam Muñoz Ryan (Mexican, Italian, American)

  • When Marian Sang (1) hardcover

Ray Allen, Michael Arkush (African-American; White)

  • From the Outside: My Journey Through Life and the Game I Love (1) hardcover

Sara Saedi (Iranian) 

  • Americanized (1) hardcover

Tonya Bolden (African-American)

  • Portraits of African-American Heroes (1) paperback

Vashti Harrison (African-American) 

  • Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (2) hardcover

  • Dream Big, Little One (1) hardcover

Wayne Pharr (African-American)

  • Nine Lives of a Black Panther: A Story of Survival (1) hardcover

Yuyi Morales (Mexican)

  • Dreamers (1) hardcover


Children’s

African-American artists and authors (African-American) 

  • Stories for African American Children (1) paperback

Alexs Pate (African-American) 

  • Being You (1) hardcover

Atinuke (Nigerian) 

  • Anna Hibiscus (1) hardcover

Bao Phi (Vietnamese-American) 

  • A Different Pond (1) hardcover 

Barack Obama (African-American) 

  • Of Thee I Sing: A Letter To My Daughters (1) hardcover

Brenda J. Child (Native-American) 

  • Bowwow Powwow (1) hardcover

Bryan Collier (African-American) 

  • Uptown (1) hardcover

Carole Boston Weatherford (African-American)

  • Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom (1) hardcover

Christopher Myers (African-American) 

  • Jabberwocky (1) hardcover

Christopher Paul Curtis (African-American) 

  • Elijah of Buxton (1) hardcover

  • Bud, Not Buddy (1) hardcover

Connie Schofield-Morrison (African-American) 

  • I Got the Rhythm (1) hardcover

Daria Peoples-Riley (African-American) 

  • This Is It (1) hardcover

Deanna Singh (African-American) 

  • I Am a Girl of Color (1) hardcover

  • I Am a Boy of Color (2) hardcover

Debbi M. Florence (Japanese-American) 

  • Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen (1) hardcover

  • Jasmine Toguchi, Super Sleuth (1) hardcover

  • Jasmine Toguchi Flamingo Keeper (1) hardcover

  • Jasmine Toguchi Drummer Girl (1) hardcover

Denise Lewis Patrick (African-American)

  • Ma Dear's Old Green House (1) hardcover

Derrick Barnes (African-American)

  • Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut (1) hardcover

Faith Ringgold (African-American) 

  • Tar Beach (1) hardcover

  • Tar Beach (1) paperback

 Grace Byers (African-American) 

  • I Am Enough (1) hardcover

Grace Lin (Taiwanese-American) 

  • A Big Mooncake for Little Star (1) hardcover

Harris J (Indian, Irish, English)

  • Salam Alaikum: A Message of Peace (1) hardcover

Hena Khan (Pakistani-American) 

  • Under My Hijab (2) hardcover

Hilda Eunice Burgos (Dominican-American) 

  • Ana María Reyes Does Not Live in a Castle (1) hardcover

Ho Baek Lee (Korean) 

  • Bee-bim bop! (1) hardcover

Jacqueline Woodson (African-American) 

  • Show Way (1) hardcover

  • Coming On Home Soon (1) hardcover

  • The Day You Begin (1) hardcover

  • The Other Side (1) hardcover

Janay Brown-Wood (African-American) 

  • Imani's Moon (1) paperback

Jenny Han(Korean-American) 

  • Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream (1) paperback 

John Steptoe (African-American) 

  • Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale (1) hardcover 

Juana Martinez-Neal (Peruvian-American) 

  • Alma and How She Got Her Name (1) hardcover

Juana Medina (Colombian) 

  • Juana & Lucas (1) hardcover

  • Juana & Lucas (1) paperback

Kadir Nelson (African-American) 

  • Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans (1) hardcover

Kamala Harris (African-American) 

  • Superheroes Are Everywhere (1) hardcover

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld (African-American; White) 

  • What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors (1) hardcover

Karen English (African-American) 

  • Nikki and Deja: The Newsey News Newsletter (1) hardcover

  • The New Kid: The Carver Chronicles (1) hardcover

  • Trouble Next Door: The Carver Chronicles (1) hardcover

  • Nikkie & Deja (1) hardcover

  • Nikkie & Deja: Birthday Blues (1) hardcover

Kim Charisse Robinson (African-American) 

  • I Respect Myself (1) hardcover

Lenore Look (Chinese-American)

  • Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things (1) paperback

  • Alvin Ho: Allergic to Birthday Parties, Science Projects, and Other Man-made Catastrophes (1) paperback

  • Alvin Ho: Allergic to Camping, Hiking, and Other Natural Disasters (1) paperback

Linda Boyden (Native-American, French)

  • The Blue Roses (1) paperback

Margot Lee Shetterly (African-American) 

  • Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race (1) hardcover

  • Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race (1) paperwork

Maya Christina Gonzalez (Mexican, German-American) 

  • My Colors, My World Mis Colores, Mi Mundo (1) paperback

Meg Medina (Cuban-American) 

  • Tía Isa Wants a Car (1) hardcover

Monalisa Degross, Winifred Conkling (African-American; White)

  • Donavan's Double Trouble (1) hardcover

Monica Brown (Peruvian- American)

  • Lola Levine Is Not Mean! (1) paperback

Nadia L. Hohn (African-American)

  • Malaika’s Costume (1) hardcover

Nari Hong (Korean)

  • Days with Dad (1) hardcover

Nicola Campbell (Native-American)

  • Grandpa’s Girls (1) hardcover

Oge Mora (African-American)

  • Thank You, Omu! (1) hardcover

Quvenzhané Wallis (African-American)

  • Shai & Emmie Star in Break an Egg! (2) hardcover

Raúl the Third (Mexican-American) 

  • ¡Vamos! Let's Go to the Market (2) hardcover

Rita Williams-Garcia (African-American)

  • Blue Tights (1) hardcover

  • One Crazy Summer (5) hardcover

  • P.S. Be Eleven (1) hardcover

  • Clayton Byrd Goes Underground (1) hardcover

Rukhsanna Guidroz (Persian-Indian, Chinese) 

  • Leila in Saffron (1) hardcover

Saadia Faruqi (Pakistani-American) 

  • Meet Yasmin! (1) paperback

  • Yasmin In Charge (1) paperback

  • Yasmin The Chef (2) paperback

  • Yasmin The Builder (1) paperback

  • Yasmin The Fashionista (1) paperback

  • Yasmin The Zookeeper (1) paperback

  • Yasmin The Superhero (1) paperback

  • Yasmin The Teacher (1) paperback

Samantha R. Vamos (Latnix-American)

  • The Piñata That the Farm Maiden Hung (1) hardcover

Tameka McKenzie (African-American)

  • Bianca's Perfect Game (2) paperback

Tameka McKenzie, Alicia McKenzie (African-American; African-American)

  • Authorized Personnel Only (1) paperback

  • The Anti-Socialites Diary 1: The Awkward Beginnings (2) paperback

  • The Anti-Socialites Diary 7: Cupid's Rejects (2) paperback

Tempestt Aisha (African-American) 

  • The Maddy Seris: Just Like Mommy (1) hardcover

Uma Krishnaswami (Indian) 

  • Book Uncle and Me (1) hardcover

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson (African-American)

  • The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth & Harlem's Greatest Bookstore (1) hardcover

Comic

John Lewis, Andrew Aydin (African-America; White) 

  • March: Book One (1) paperback

  • March: Book Two (1) paperback

  • March: Book Three (1) paperback

Gregory Neri (Creole, Filipino, Mexican-American) 

  • Yummy: The Last Days of a Southside Shorty (1) paperback

Guy A. Sims (African-American) 

  • Monster: A Graphic Novel (1) paperback

G. Willow Wilson (Pakistani-American) 

  • Ms. Marvel Volume 4: Last Days (1) paperback

  • Ms. Marvel Volume 1: No Normal (2) paperback

  • Ms. Marvel Volume 2: Generation Why (1) paperback

  • Ms. Marvel Volume 5: Super Famous (1) paperback

  • Ms. Marvel Volume 3: Crushed (2) paperback

Jerry Craft (African-American) 

  • New Kid (1) hardcover

  • New Kid (1) paperback

Latin American Youth Center (Latinx) 

  • Voces Sin Fronteras: Our Stories, Our Truth (1) paperback

Ta-Neshisi Coates (African-American) 

  • Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet Book One (1) paperback

Tony Medina (African-American) 

  • I Am Alfonso Jones (1) paperback

History

Pascal Archimede (Caribbean)

  • Black American History, from Plantations to Rap Culture (1) paperback

Horror

Jewelle Gomez (African, Native-American)

  • The Gilda Stories (1) paperback

Tracey Baptiste (Caribbean)

  • The Jumbies (1) paperback

  • Rise of the Jumbies (1) paperback


Humor

D.L. Hughley (African-American)

  • How Not to Get Shot: And Other Advice From White People

Firoozeh Dumas (Iranian-American)

  • It Ain't So Awful, Falafel (1) paperback

Fantasy

Anna-Marie McLemore (Mexican-American)

  • Blanca and Roja (1) hardcover

Carlos Hernandez (Cuban-American) 

  • Sal and Gabi Break the Universe (1) hardcover

D.M. Borne (African-American)

  • MAGI: Commencement (1) paperback

Daniel José Older (Latino) 

  • Dactyl Hill Squad (2) hardcover

Dhonielle Clayton (African-American) 

  • The Everlasting Rose (1) hardcover

  • The Belles (1) hardcover

Emiko Jean (Japanese-American)

  • Empress of All Seasons (1) hardcover

Hafsah Faizal (Arabian-American)

  • We Hunt the Flame (1) hardcover

Joan He (Chinese-American)

  • Descendant of The Crane (1) hardcover

Julie C. Dao (Vietnamese-American)

  • Forest of A Thousand Lanterns (1) hardcover

  • Kingdom of the Blazing Phoenix (1) hardcover

Karuna Riazi (Arabian-American)

  • The Gauntlet (1) paperback

Nafiza Azad (Fijan) 

  • The Candle and the Flame (2) hardcover

Natasha Ngan (Chinese-Malaysian) 

  • Girls of Paper and Fire (1) hardcover

Neal Shusterman (Mexican-American) 

  • Scythe (1) hardcover

  • Thunder Head (1) hardcover

Neal Shusterman, Jarrod Shusterman (Mexican-American; White) 

  • Dry (1) hardcover

Roshani Chokshi (Filipino, Indian-American) 

  • The Gilded Wolves (1) hardcover

Somaiya Daud (Arabian-American) 

  • Mirage (1) hardcover

Tahereh Mafi (Iranian-American) 

  • Furthermore (1) paperback

  • Whichwood (1) paperback

Tomi Adeyemi (Nigerian-American) 

  • Children of Blood and Bone (2) hardcover

Virginia Hamilton (African-American) 

  • Her Stories (1) paperback

Zetta Elliott (Black, White) 

  • Dragons in a Bag (1) hardcover

Zoraida Cordova (Latinx)

  • Labyrinth Lost (1) hardcover

  • Bruja Born (1) hardcover


Fiction

Adam Silvera (Puerto Rican)

  • More Happy Than Not (1) paperback

Ai-Ling Louie (Chinese) 

  • Yeh-Shen: A Cinderella Story from China (1) hardcover

Alicia D. Williams (African-American) 

  • Genesis Begins Again (1) hardcover

Allison Whittenberg (African-American)

  • Sweet Thang (1) paperback

Andrea Davis Pinkney (African-American) 

  • With the Might of Angels (Dear America) (1) paperback

Angie Thomas (African-American) 

  • On the Come Up (2) hardcover

  • The Hate U Give (2) hardcover

  • The Hate U Give (1) paperback

Arvin Ahmadi (Iranian-American)

  • Girl Gone Viral (1) hardcover

 Ashley Woodfolk (African-American) 

  • The Beauty That Remains (1) hardcover

Atia Abawi (Afghans) 

  • A Land of Permanent Goodbyes (1) paperback

Benjamin Alire Sáenz (Mexican-American) 

  • The Inexplicable Logic of My Life (1) hardcover

Brandy Colbert (African-American) 

  • Pointe (1) paperback

Bryan Collier (African-American) 

  • Uptown (1) hardcover

Celia C. Pérez (Mexican, Cuban-American) 

  • The First Rule of Punk (2) hardcover

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Nigerian)

  • Americanah (1) paperback

Chinua Achebe (Nigerian)

  • Things Fall Apart (1) paperback

  • Arrow of God (1) paperback

  • No Longer at Ease (1) paperback

 Daniel José Older (Latino) 

  • Shadowhouse Fall (2) hardcover

 David Barclay Moore (African-American) 

  • The Stars Beneath Our Feet (2) hardcover

  • The Stars Beneath Our Feet (1) paperwork

Diane Gonzales Bertrand (Mexican-American) 

  • Trino's Time (1) paperwork

Eloise Greenfield (African-American)

  • Koya Delaney and the Good Girl Blues (1) paperback

Eric Gansworth (Native-American) 

  • If I Ever Get Out of Here (1) paperwork

Erika L. Sánchez (Mexican-American) 

  • I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter (2) paperwork

Erin Entrada Kelly (Filipino-American) 

  • Blackbird Fly (1) paperwork

  • Hello, Universe (1) hardcover

  • The Land of Forgotten Girls (1) paperwork

Grace Lin (Taiwanese) 

  • The year of the dog (1) paperwork

Ilyasah Shabazz, Reneé Watson (African-American; African-American) 

  • Betty Before X (1) paperwork

Jacqueline Woodson (African-American) 

  • Harbor Me (1) hardcover

James Baldwin (African-American)

  • Tell Me How Long the Train’s Been Gone (1) paperback

Jasmine Warga (African-American) 

  • Other Words for Home (1) hardcover

Jason Reynolds (African-American)

  • When I Was the Greatest (1) paperback

  • Miles Morales Spider-Man (2) hardcover

  • Miles Morales Spider-Man (1) paperwork

  • Sunny (1) hardcover

  • Patina (1) hardcover

  • Ghost (3) hardcover

  • Ghost (1) paperback

  • Lu (1) hardcover

  • As Brave As You (1) paperwork

  • The Boy in the Black Suit (1) paperwork

  • Long Way Down (1) paperback

Jason Reynold, Brendan Kiely (African-American; White)

  • All American Boys (3) paperback

  • All American Boys (1) hardcover

Jedah Mayberry (African-American) 

  • The Unheralded King of Preston Plains Middle (2) paperback

Joseph Bruchac (Native-American)

  • Children of the longhouse (1) paperback

Joye Hansen (African-American)

  • Which Way Freedom? (1) paperback

Karen English (African-American) 

  • It All Comes Down to This (1) hardcover

Kelly Yang (Chinese) 

  • Front Desk (1) hardcover

Khephra Burns (African-American)

  • Mansa Musa: The Lion of Mali (1) hardcover

Kheryn Callender (African-American) 

  • Hurricane Child (1) hardcover

Kwame Alexander (African-American)

  • Solo (1) hardcover

  • Swing (1) hardcover

  • Rebound (1) hardcover

  • Booked (1) hardcover

  • The Crossover (1) hardcover

Lamar Giles (African-American)

  • Endangered (1) paperback

 Leslie Marmon Silko (Mexican-American) 

  • Almanac of the Dead (1) paperback

Lisa Moore Ramee (African-American)

  • A Good Kind of Trouble (1) hardcover

Lousie Erdrich (Native, German-American)

  • The Porcupine Year (1) paperback

  • The Game of Silence (1) paperback

  • Chickadee (1) paperback

  • The Birchbark House (1) paperback

Lucille Clifton (African-American) 

  • The Lucky Stone (1) hardcover

Margarita Engle (Cuban-American) 

  • Forest World (1) hardcover

Mark Oshiro (Mexican-American) 

  • Anger Is a Gift (1) hardcover

Matt De La Peña (Mexican-American) 

  • We Were Here (1) paperback

  • Ball Don't Lie (1) paperback

  • Mexican White Boy (1) paperback

  • I Will Save You (1)

Meg Medina (African-American)

  • Merci Suárez Changes Gears (1) hardcover

Mildred D. Taylor (African-American)

  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (1) paperback

  • The Well (1) paperback

  • The gold Cadillac (1) paperback

Mitali Perkins (Indian) 

  • Rickshaw Girl (1) paperback

N.H. Senzai (Arabian-American) 

  • Escape from Aleppo (1) hardcover

Nora Okja Keller (Korean American) 

  • Fox girl (1) paperback

Pablo Cartaya (Cuban-American)

  • The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora (1) paperback

  • Marcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish (2) hardcover

Padma Venkatraman (Indian) 

  • The Bridge Home (1) hardcover

Pam Muñoz Ryan (Mexican, Italian-American) 

  • Esperanza Rising (2) paperback

Patricia McKissack (African-American) 

  • Color Me Dark: The Diary of Nellie Lee Love, The Great Migration North (1) hardcover

Renée Ahdieh (Korean-American) 

  • The Wrath & The Dawn (1) paperback

Reneé Watson (African-American) 

  • Piecing Me Together (1) hardcover

  • What Momma Left Me (1) hardcover

Roshani Chokshi (Filipino, Indian-American) 

  • Aru Shah and the End of Time (1) paperback

Sabina Khan (Pakistani)

  • The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali (1) hardcover

Samira Ahmed (Indian) 

  • Love, Hate & Other Filters (1) paperback

  • Internment (1) hardcover

Sandhya Menon (Indian-American) 

  • When Dimple Met Rishi (1) hardcover

Sandra Cisneros (Mexican-American) 

  • The House on Mango Street (1) paperback

Sharon Draper (African-American) 

  • Out of My Mind (1) paperback

  • Stella by Starlight (1) paperback

 Shonto Begay (Native-American) 

  • Ma'ii and cousin Horned Toad (1) hardcover

Silvia Moreno-Garcia (Mexican) 

  • The Beautiful Ones (1) hardcover

Supriya Kelkar (Indian-American) 

  • Ahimsa (1) hardcover

Thanhha Lai (Vietnamese)

  • Inside Out & Back Again (1) paperback

Tiffany Gholar (African-American)

  • A Bitter Pill to Swallow (4) paperback

Toni Morrison (African-American) 

  • Beloved (1) paperback

  • Paradise (1) hardcover

  • A Mercy (1) hardcover

Uzodinma Iweala (Nigerian-American) 

  • Beasts of No Nation (1) hardcover

Varian Johnson (African-American) 

  • The Great Greene Heist (1) paperback

  • The Parker Inheritance (1) hardcover

Veera Hiranandani (Indian-American)

  • The Night Diary (1) hardcover

 Walter Dean Myers (African-American) 

  • Monster (2) paperback

  • Somewhere in the Darkness (1) paperback

Xavier Waye (African-American)

  • The Adventures of Firesky: Raven of the Nile (1) paperback

  • The Adventures of Firesky: Firesky to the Rescue (1) paperback

Zora Neale Hurston (African-American)

  • Their Eyes Were Watching God (2) paperback

  • Their Eyes Were Watching God (1) hardcover

 

Mystery

Evelyn Coleman (African-American)

  • Shadows on Society Hill (1) paperback

Lamar Giles (African-American)

  • Fake ID (1) paperback

  • Overturned (1) hardcover

Non-Fiction

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz (Native-American)

  • An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States (1) paperback

Tiffany Pham (Vietnamese)

  • Girl Mogul: Dream It. Do It. Change the World (1) hardcover

Poetry

Carmen Giménez Smith (Latnix-American)

  • Cruel Futures (1) paperback

Carole Boston Weatherford (Latnix-American)

  • Becoming Billie Holiday (1) hardcover

Jacqueline Woodson (African-American)

  • Brown Girl Dreaming (1) paperback

Juleah del Rosario (Latnix-American)

  • 500 Words or Less (1) paperback

Kwame Alexander (African-American)

  • Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets (1) hardcover

Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (African-American; African-American)

  • The Undefeated (1) hardcover

La'Daja Miller (African-American)

  • The Wandering Mind of SHE: Poetry, Life Advice, Short Stories, and Commentary (3) paperwork

Margarita Engle (Cuban-American)

  • Bravo! Poems About Amazing Hispanics (1) hardcover

Marilyn Nelson (African-American)

  • Carver: A Life in Poems (1) hardcover

Mikey Cody Apollo (African-American)

  • Black Girls, Silence, And Other Things Made of Gold (2) paperback

 Nikki Grimes (African-American)

  • One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance (1) hardcover

Sonia Sanchez (African-American)

  • Morning Haiku (1) paperback

Tony Medina (African-American)

  • Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Boy (1) hardcover

 

Romance

Adam Silvera (Puerto Rican)

  • They Both Die at the End (1) hardcover

Cyynthia Leitich Smith (Native-American)

  • Hearts Unbroken (1) hardcover

Ha Jin (Chinese-American)

  • Waiting (1) hardcover

Jenny Han (Korean-American)

  • Always and Forever, Lara Jean (2) paperback

  • P.S. I Still Love You (2) paperback

  • To All the Boys I've Loved Before (3) paperback

  • The Summer I Turned Pretty (1) paperback

Justin A. Reynolds (African-American)

  • Opposite of Always (1) hardcover

Maurene Goo (Korean-American)

  • The Way You Make Me Feel (1) hardcover

  • Somewhere Only We Know (1) hardcover

 Nic Stone (African-American)

  • Odd One Out (1) hardcover

Nicola Yoon (Jamaican-American)

  • The Sun Is Also a Star (1) hardcover

Sabaa Tahir (Pakistani-American)

  • A Torch Against the Night (1) hardcover

S.K. Ali (Indian)

  • Love from A to Z (1) hardcover

Tahereh Mafi (Iranian-American)

  • A Very Large Expanse of Sea (1) hardcover

Science Fiction

C. B. Lee (Chinese-Vietnamese-American)

  • Not Your Sidekick (1) paperback

  • Not Your Villain (1) paperback

Cherie Dimaline (Native-American)

  • The Marrow Thieves (1) paperback

Marie Lu (Chinese)

  • Legacy (1) paperback

  • Prodigy (1) paperback

  • Warcross (1) paperback

  • Champion (1) paperback

  • The Young Elites (1) paperback

  • The Rose Society (1) paperback

  • The Midnight Star (1) paperback

  • Legend (1) paperback

  • Wildcard (1) paperback

N.K. Jemisin (African-American)

  • The Inheritance Trilogy (1) paperback

  • The Fifth Season (1) paperback

  • The Obelisk Gate (1) paperback

  • The Stone Sky (1) paperback

Octavia E. Butler (African-American)

  • Lilith's Blood (1) paperback

  • Kindred (4) paperback

Sarah Kuhn (Asian-American)

  • Heroine's Journey (1) paperback

  • Heroine Complex (1) paperback

Zoraida Córdova (Latina)

  • Labyrinth Lost (1) paperback

  • Bruja Born (1) paperback

Self-Help

Deanna Singh (African-American)

  • Purposeful Hustle Direct Your Life's Work Towards Making a Positive Impact (1) paperback

Marshall M. Cannon (African-American)

  • Inlightenment (1) paperback

Michael Strahan (African-American)

  • Wake Up Happy: The Dream Big, Win Big Guide to Transforming Your Life (1) hardcover

Natives (Native)

  • The Wisdom of The Native Americans (1) hardcover

Speeches/Essays

Audre Lorde (African-American)

  • Sister Outsider (1) paperback

June Jordan (African-American)

  • Some of us did not die (1) paperback

Kwame Alexander (African-American)

  •  The Playbook: 52 Rules to Aim, Shoot, and Score in This Game Called Life (1) hardcover

Vashti Shakoor (African-American)

  • 30 Hits In The Making--Songwriting Prompts for Creative Authors (1) paperback

Thriller

Jesmyn Ward (African-American)

  • Sing, Unburied, Sing (1) paperback

Young Adult

Adib Khorram (Iranian-American)

  • Darius the Great Is Not Okay (1) hardcover

African-American Authors (Afrcan-American)

  • Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black In America (1) hardcover

An Na (Korean)

  • A Step From Heaven (1) paperback

Angela Johnson (African-American)

  • The First Part Last (1) paperback

Ben Philippe (African-American)

  • The Field Guide to the North American Teenager (1) hardcover

Benjamin Alire Sáenz (Mexican-American)

  • Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe (1) paperback

Brandy Colbert (African-American)

  • Finding Yvonne (1) hardcover

  • Little & Lion (1) hardcover

Bridget Robinson (African-American)

  •  If I Should Die Before I Wake (2) paperback

Delores Phillips (African-American)

  • The Darkest Child (1) hardcover

Denise Turney (African-American)

  • Long Walk Up (1) paperback

Desreta Jackson (African-American)

  • The Black Hair Conspiracy: A GUIDE TO CARE AND GROW NATURAL HAIR & ITS CONNECTION TO YOUR HEALTH AND WEALTH (1) paperback

Elizabeth Acevedo (African-American)

  • The Poet X (2) hardcover

  • The Poet X (1) paperback

  • With the Fire on High (2) hardcover

Emily X.R. Pan (Taiwanese-American)

  • The Astonishing Color of After (1) hardcover

Hanna Alkaf (Malaysian)

  • The Weight of Our Sky (1) hardcover

Ibi Zoboi (Haitian-American)

  • American Street (1) hardcover

James Causey (African-American)

  • The Twist (1) paperback

Jay Coles (African-American)

  •  Tyler Johnson Was Here (1) hardcover

Kwame Alexander (African-American)

  •  Swing (1) hardcover

Liara Tamani (African-American)

  • Calling My Name (1) hardcover

Linda Sue Park (Korean-American)

  • When my Name was Keoko (1) hardcover

Nadya Okamoto (Asian-American)

  • Period Power: A Manifesto for the Menstrual Movement (1) hardcover

Nic Stone (African-American)

  • Dear Martin (1) hardcover

  • Dear Martin (1) paperback

Reneé Watson, Ellen Hagan (African-American; White)

  • Watch Us Rise (1) hardcover

Sarah Everett (African-American)

  • No One Here Is Lonely (1) hardcover

 Sherman Alexie (Native-American)

  •  The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (1) paperback

Swati Avasthi (Indian)

  • Chasing Shadows (1) paperback

Tanaz Bhathena (Indian)

  • A Girl Like That (1) hardcover

Thien Pham, Jason Reynolds, Aminah Mae Safi, Gene Luen Yang, Nicola Yoon (Asian; Black; Mexican, German, American; Asian-American; Jamaican-American)

  • Fresh Ink (2) hardcover

Tiffany D. Jackson (African-American)

  • Let Me Hear a Rhyme (1) hardcover

  • Monday's Not Coming (1) hardcover

Tonya Bolden (African-American)

  • Inventing Victoria (1) hardcover

Wyjuana Montgomery (African-American)

  • Bold, Brave and Courageous: A NO FEAR Success Guide for Teen Girls (1) paperback

Zadie Smith (Jamaican, English)

  • White Teeth (1) paperback

*List will be updated as new books are added to the collection leading up to the book fair.


Celebrate Your Locs at the Third Annual Issa Loc Celebration, Aug. 27

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(Video) A Chat with Shle Berry Before her Summerfest Performance