New & Noteworthy Nonfiction


How to Be an Antiracist Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780525509288
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Published: One World - August 13th, 2019

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Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984820365
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Published: One World - February 25th, 2020

Wow, No Thank You.: Essays Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780525563488
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Published: Vintage - March 31st, 2020

The Dragons, the Giant, the Women: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781644450314
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Published: Graywolf Press - June 2nd, 2020

The Chiffon Trenches: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593129258
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 19th, 2020

How We Fight for Our Lives: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501132735
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 8th, 2019

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Barracoon: The Story of the Last
By Zora Neale Hurston, Alice Walker (Foreword by), Deborah G. Plant (Introduction by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062748218
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Published: Amistad - January 7th, 2020

The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525562795
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Published: Vintage - January 14th, 2020

Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501131738
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Published: Scribner - February 4th, 2020

A Black Women's History of the United States (REVISIONING HISTORY #5) Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780807033555
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Published: Beacon Press - February 4th, 2020

Wandering in Strange Lands: A Daughter of the Great Migration Reclaims Her Roots Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062873040
Availability: Forthcoming - Available for Pre-Order, Check Format + Release Date
Published: Harper - August 4th, 2020

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Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525560548
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Published: Viking - February 25th, 2020

Afropessimism Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781631496141
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Published: Liveright - April 7th, 2020

Navigate Your Stars Cover Image
By Jesmyn Ward, Gina Triplett (Illustrator)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982131326
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Published: Scribner - April 7th, 2020

So You Want to Talk About Race Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580058827
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Published: Seal Press - September 24th, 2019

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They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us Cover Image
By Hanif Abdurraqib, Eve L. Ewing (Foreword by)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781937512651
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Published: Two Dollar Radio - November 7th, 2017

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Carceral Capitalism (Semiotext(e) / Intervention #21) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781635900026
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Published: Semiotext(e) - February 23rd, 2018

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781620971932
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Published: New Press - January 7th, 2020

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Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to a Tribe Called Quest Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781477316481
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Published: University of Texas Press - February 1st, 2019

Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525433910
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Published: Vintage - March 31st, 2020

The Good Immigrant: 26 Writers Reflect on America Cover Image
By Nikesh Shukla (Editor), Chimene Suleyman (Editor)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316524230
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 4th, 2020

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250306906
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 14th, 2020

All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780374312718
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - April 28th, 2020

Here for It: Or, How to Save Your Soul in America; Essays Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780525621034
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 18th, 2020

The Undocumented Americans Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399592683
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Published: One World - March 24th, 2020

The Yellow House: A Memoir (2019 National Book Award Winner) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802125088
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Published: Grove Press - August 13th, 2019

Afropean: Notes from Black Europe Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780141984728
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Published: Allen Lane - September 1st, 2019

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Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Riotous Black Girls, Troublesome Women, and Queer Radicals Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393357622
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 14th, 2020

The Beautiful Ones Cover Image
By Prince
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399589652
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Published: One World - October 29th, 2019

Toward Freedom: The Case Against Race Reductionism Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781786634382
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Published: Verso - February 25th, 2020

I Don't Want to Die Poor: Essays Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982129309
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Published: Atria Books - April 7th, 2020

Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525559559
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Published: Penguin Books - April 7th, 2020

The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780399573194
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 5th, 2019

Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525512363
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Published: One World - June 23rd, 2020

Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250257703
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - June 9th, 2020

Darkly: Black History and America's Gothic Soul Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781912248544
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Published: Repeater - November 12th, 2019

Thick: And Other Essays Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781620975879
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Published: New Press - October 1st, 2019

Becoming Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781524763138
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Published: Crown - November 13th, 2018

Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781849352604
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Published: AK Press - April 18th, 2017

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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780399588198
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Published: One World - February 12th, 2019

More Myself: A Journey Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250153296
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Published: Flatiron Books - March 31st, 2020

Black Is the Body: Stories from My Grandmother's Time, My Mother's Time, and Mine Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101972410
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Published: Vintage - December 3rd, 2019

The Selected Letters of Ralph Ellison Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780812998528
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Published: Random House - December 3rd, 2019

JAY-Z: Made in America Cover Image
By Michael Eric Dyson, Pharrell (Contributions by), Pharrell (Foreword by)
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250230966
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 26th, 2019

Busted in New York and Other Essays Cover Image
By Darryl Pinckney, Zadie Smith (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374117443
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - November 12th, 2019

How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781608468553
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Published: Haymarket Books - December 5th, 2017

Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781416590323
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Published: Simon & Schuster - January 7th, 2020

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I Would Die 4 U: Why Prince Became an Icon Cover Image
By Touré
$16.99
ISBN: 9781476737409
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Published: Atria Books - October 15th, 2019