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July 29, 2015
  1. Americanah
    by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  2. God Help the Child
    by Toni Morrison
  3. Rose Gold (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
    by Walter Mosley
  4. The House Girl (P.S.)
    by Tara Conklin
  5. The Girl Who Fell from the Sky
    by Heidi W. Durrow
  6. Ruby
    by Cynthia Bond
  7. Open City
    by Teju Cole
  8. Giovanni's Room (Vintage International)
    by James Baldwin
  9. Every Day Is for the Thief: Fiction
    by Teju Cole
  10. A Lesson Before Dying (Vintage Contemporaries)
    by Ernest J Gaines
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Contemporary Women
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A House Divided (Large Print) (Reverend Curtis Black Novel)

Kimberla Lawson Roby

A HOUSE DIVIDED Life is close to perfect for the Reverend Curtis Black and his wife, Charlotte--except their son Matthew and his girlfriend, Racquel, are about to become parents at the tender age of eighteen. Even though Curtis and Charlotte wish Matthew... (read more)

Mystery and Detective
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Little Green: An Easy Rawlins Novel (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)

Walter Mosley

WALTER MOSLEY is the author of more than forty books, including eleven previous Easy Rawlins mysteries, the first of which, Devil in a Blue Dress, was made into an acclaimed film starring Denzel Washington. Always Outnumbered was an HBO film starring... (read more)

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Soul Confessions (Urban Christian)

Monique Miller

In her latest novel, Miller, the author of "Secret Sisterhood," explores whathappens to one couple when lies are revealed and the past comes knocking.... (read more)

Urban Life
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Around the Way Girls #07: Around the Way Girls


Three popular authors--Chunichi, Karen Williams, and B.L.U.N.T.--present their versions of the tough, street-smart girls that everyone loves.... (read more)

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The Awakening (Chronicles of the Nubian Underworld)

Shakir Rashaan

The first in the erotically charged series revolves around an African-American Dominant couple, Ramesses and Neferterri, and their submissives, told in a conversational style. Shakir Rashaan is an active practitioner in the real-time BDSM community... (read more)

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Cynthia Bond

The newest Oprah's Book Club 2.0 selection The epic, unforgettable story of a man determined to protect the woman he loves from the town desperate to destroy her, this beautiful and devastating debut heralds the arrival of a major new voice in... (read more)

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The Other Side of the Pillow


The New York Times bestselling Queen of Erotica, Zane is back with a new novel about a testy love affair that emerges between a woman who’s had enough and a man who’s had it all. Jemistry Daniels is a bitter woman and not trying to hide it... (read more)

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