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Fiction &

Poetry

Summer Reads

Summer brings sweltering heat... and your bookshelf should be just as hot. 

Get into these fiction and poetry selections that will inspire you, shake you, break you, and rebuild you. 

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For the Wanderlust in you...

The Travelers by Regina Porter

(Fiction)

Release Date: June 18, 2019

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For the  Silenced Voice in you...

On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous 

by Ocean Vuong

(Fiction)

Release Date: June 4, 2019

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For the Self-Explorer in you...

A Particular Kind of Black Man

by Tope Folarin

(Fiction)

Release Date: August 6, 2019

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For the Rebel in you...

The World Doesn't Require You 

by Rion Amilcar Scott

(Fiction)

Release Date: August 20, 2019

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For the Pain and Resilience in you...

The Nickel Boys

by Colson Whitehead

(Fiction)

Release Date: July 16, 2019

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For the Emotional Power in you...

The Black Condition Ft. Narcissus 

by jayy dodd

(Poetry)

Release Date: April 16, 2019

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For the Survivor in you...

Build Yourself a Boat

 by Camonghne Felix

(Poetry)

Release Date: April 23, 2019

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For the Secrets in you...

InWest Mills

by De'Shawn Charles Winslow

(Fiction)

Release Date: June 4, 2019