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Independent Websites Dedicated to Authors of African Descent

Our database contains information on independent booksellers whose primary focus is on books written by people of African descent. Previously (before 6/27/17) sites without an Alexa rank were excluded. These sites are now included and are assigned an Alexa rank of 30,000,000. Please submit additional websites or question to troy@aalbc.com.  Anyone may display this information on their website.

A Total of 55 Book Websites Were Found

AALBC.com#1 - AALBC.com
aalbc.com

Owner: Troy Johnson
Physical Store: No
Email: troy@aalbc.com
Phone: 347-692-2522
Site Launched: Mar 02, 1998
Alexa Rank: 482,894

AALBC.com is a widely recognized source of author profiles, book recommendations, intriguing on-line discussion boards, writers resources, articles, and critical reviews of books and by and about African Americans.

AALBC.com’s information was added to our database on Dec 03, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Mosaic Magazine#2 - Mosaic Magazine
mosaicmagazine.org

Owner: The Literary Freedom Project
Physical Store: No
Email: ron@mosaicmagazine.org
Phone: 718.530.9132
Site Launched: Dec 25, 2005
Alexa Rank: 747,611

Mosaic explores the literary arts created by writers of African descent. Through articles, essays, book reviews, and interviews Mosaic has increased the literary reach of some of the most important voices effecting change on many artistic fronts

Mosaic Magazine’s information was added to our database on May 21, 2014, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Africa Book Club#3 - Africa Book Club
www.africabookclub.com

Owner: Daniel Musiitwa
Physical Store: No
Email: memberservices@africabookclub.com
Site Launched: Apr 03, 2009
Alexa Rank: 912,603

Africa Book Club’s information was added to our database on Apr 07, 2017, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Between the Lines Bookstore#4 - Between the Lines Bookstore
betweenthelinesbookstore.mybooksandmore.com/

Owner: Kim Knight
Physical Store: Yes
Email: betweenthelinebooks@icloud.com
Site Launched: Jun 22, 2014
Alexa Rank: 1,116,495

Enhancing Your Reading Experience and a Headquarter for Literacy

Between the Lines Bookstore’s information was added to our database on Jun 09, 2015, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Kweli Club#5 - Kweli Club
kweliclub.com/collections/book-store

Owner: Talib Kweli
Physical Store: No
Email: kweliclub@gmail.com
Site Launched: Oct 04, 2013
Alexa Rank: 2,367,353

Most people are only worried about sales figures and sales volume. I am worried about you - the people whose money make my dream possible.

Kweli Club’s information was added to our database on May 04, 2015, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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The Brown Bookshelf#6 - The Brown Bookshelf
thebrownbookshelf.com

Owner: Varian Johnson
Physical Store: No
Email: thebrownbookshelf@gmail.com
Phone: 512-372-8983
Site Launched: Oct 05, 2007
Alexa Rank: 2,461,986

The Brown Bookshelf’s information was added to our database on Jan 19, 2014, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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National Book Club Conference#7 - National Book Club Conference
nationalbookclubconference.com


Physical Store: No
Email: curtisbunn@yahoo.com
Site Launched: Jul 17, 2002
Alexa Rank: 2,762,360

National Book Club Conference’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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TimBookTu#8 - TimBookTu
timbooktu.com


Physical Store: No
Email: editor@timbooktu.com
Site Launched: Dec 23, 1997
Alexa Rank: 3,496,068

TimBookTu’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Eso Won Bookstore #9 - Eso Won Bookstore
esowonbookstore.com


Physical Store: Yes
Email: esowonbooks@yahoo.com
Site Launched: Jun 15, 2009
Alexa Rank: 4,371,641

Eso Won Bookstore ’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Sankofa Video and Bookstore #10 - Sankofa Video and Bookstore
sankofa.com

Owner: Shirikiana Gerima
Physical Store: Yes
Phone: 202-234-4755
Site Launched: Oct 15, 1996
Alexa Rank: 4,843,075

Sankofa Video and Bookstore ’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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AAMBC African Americans on the Move Book Club#11 - AAMBC African Americans on the Move Book Club
aambookclub.com

Owner: Tamika Newhouse
Physical Store: No
Email: aambookclub@gmail.com
Site Launched: Aug 18, 2008
Alexa Rank: 4,868,906

AAMBC African Americans on the Move Book Club’s information was added to our database on Dec 10, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Black and Nobel #12 - Black and Nobel
blackandnobel.com

Owner: Hakim Hopkins
Physical Store: Yes
Phone: 215-965-1559
Site Launched: Feb 06, 2006
Alexa Rank: 5,104,587

Black and Nobel ’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Thumpers Corner#13 - Thumpers Corner
thumperscorner.com

Owner: Troy Johnson
Physical Store: No
Email: troy@aalbc.com
Site Launched: Nov 18, 2002
Alexa Rank: 5,292,330

Thumpers Corner’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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African Bookstore#14 - African Bookstore
africanbookstore.net

Owner: Yvonne King
Physical Store: No
Email: sales@africanbookstore.net
Phone: 954-652-0474
Site Launched: Nov 29, 2002
Alexa Rank: 5,430,251

African Bookstore is a specialty, online bookstore, pleased to provide books on the African world wide experience, and African American experience.

African Bookstore’s information was added to our database on Dec 10, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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BlackBookPlus.com#15 - BlackBookPlus.com
blackbookplus.com

Owner: Sam Chekwas
Physical Store: No
Email: blackbooksmail@gmail.com
Site Launched: Aug 17, 2000
Alexa Rank: 6,426,023

BlackBookPlus.com’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Go On Girl!#16 - Go On Girl!
www.goongirl.org/

Owner: Go On Girl! Book Club, Inc.
Physical Store: No
Email: GOGBookClub@goongirl.org
Site Launched: Mar 02, 1998
Alexa Rank: 6,981,703

The Go On Girl! Book Club is a nationally recognized reading club committed to fostering an awareness of and appreciation for the diverse literary works by authors of the Black Diaspora. Our deep and authentic respect for literature aligns with our not-for-profit status whereby we earmark the vas

Go On Girl!’s information was added to our database on Sep 16, 2016, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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EyeSeeMe#17 - EyeSeeMe
www.eyeseeme.com/

Owner: Pamela Blair
Physical Store: Yes
Email: customerservice@eyeseeme.com
Site Launched: Jan 11, 2011
Alexa Rank: 7,667,540

EyeSeeMe’s information was added to our database on Jan 15, 2016, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Lushena Books#18 - Lushena Books
lushenabooksinc.com/

Owner: Luther Warner
Physical Store: No
Email: lushenabks@yahoo.com
Phone: 630-238-8708
Site Launched: Apr 12, 2005
Alexa Rank: 7,734,312

Lushena Books’s information was added to our database on Aug 11, 2015, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Cush City #19 - Cush City
cushcity.com

Owner: Gwen & Willie Richardson
Physical Store: No
Email: custsvc@cushcity.com
Phone: 1-800-340-5454
Site Launched: Oct 17, 1998
Alexa Rank: 8,337,850

World's Largest African-American Selection DVDs, Books, Art Prints, Toys, Calendars & More

Cush City ’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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MahoganyBooks#20 - MahoganyBooks
mahoganybooks.com

Owner: Derrick & Ramunda Young
Physical Store: No
Email: customerservice@mahoganybooks.com
Site Launched: Sep 30, 2008
Alexa Rank: 8,578,518

MahoganyBooks’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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The National Black Book Festival#22 - The National Black Book Festival
nationalblackbookfestival.com


Physical Store: No
Email: info@nationalblackbookfestival.com
Phone: 1-800-340-5454
Site Launched: Oct 18, 2007
Alexa Rank: 10,141,539

The National Black Book Festival’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Neworld Review#23 - Neworld Review
neworldreview.com

Owner: Fred Beauford
Physical Store: No
Email: pubauthor@aol.com.
Site Launched: Sep 23, 2009
Alexa Rank: 11,626,077

Neworld Review’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Black World Books#24 - Black World Books
blackworldbooks.com/

Owner: Maeva Jackson
Physical Store: Yes
Email: info@blackworldbooks.com
Site Launched: May 14, 2016
Alexa Rank: 12,340,421

Black World Books’s information was added to our database on Apr 17, 2017, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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C&B Books Distribution #25 - C&B Books Distribution
cbbooksdistribution.com

Owner: Carol Rogers
Physical Store: No
Email: cbbookdist@aol.com
Phone: 718-591-4525
Site Launched: Feb 18, 2002
Alexa Rank: 12,493,553

C&B Books Distribution ’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Urban Reviews #26 - Urban Reviews
www.urbanreviewsonline.com/

Owner: Charles Hubbert
Physical Store: No
Site Launched: Apr 07, 2005
Alexa Rank: 12,818,336

Urban Reviews ’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Ashay by the Bay#27 - Ashay by the Bay
ashaybythebay.com

Owner: Deborah (Ashay) Day
Physical Store: Yes
Email: ashaybythebay@gmail.com
Phone: 510-520-2742
Site Launched: Jul 12, 2000
Alexa Rank: 13,080,103

The Largest Independent Selection of African American

Ashay by the Bay’s information was added to our database on Jun 03, 2017, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Hue-Man Books#28 - Hue-Man Books
huemanbookstore.com


Physical Store: No
Site Launched: Sep 10, 2011
Alexa Rank: 13,757,739

Hue-Man Books’s information was added to our database on Jan 01, 1970, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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DiverseBooks#29 - DiverseBooks
diversebooks.net

Owner: William Cox
Physical Store: No
Site Launched: Sep 11, 2009
Alexa Rank: 13,977,597

DiverseBooks’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Becoming Gods Answer Bookstore #30 - Becoming Gods Answer Bookstore
becominggodsanswerbookstore.com

Owner: Joyce Eady
Physical Store: No
Email: bgab@bethelga.org
Phone: 646 215-6119
Site Launched: Jul 30, 2008
Alexa Rank: 17,202,025

The Mission of Becoming God's Answer Bookstore (BGAB) is to provide quality Christ-Centered Products, excellence in customer service and integrity in ministry.

Becoming Gods Answer Bookstore ’s information was added to our database on Dec 10, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Knowledge Bookstore#31 - Knowledge Bookstore
www.knowledgebookstore.com


Physical Store: Yes
Email: customerservice@knowledgebookstore.com
Phone: 905-459-9875
Site Launched: Aug 27, 1999
Alexa Rank: 17,630,287

Knowledge Bookstore is a celebration.

Knowledge Bookstore’s information was added to our database on Mar 14, 2015, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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A Cultural Exchange #32 - A Cultural Exchange
aculturalexchange.org

Owner: Deborah McHamm
Physical Store: Yes
Email: info@aculturalexchange.org
Site Launched: Feb 06, 2002
Alexa Rank: 19,332,253

A Cultural Exchange is a nonprofit literacy-based multicultural arts organization for children.

A Cultural Exchange ’s information was added to our database on Dec 10, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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The Page-Turner Network#33 - The Page-Turner Network
pageturner.net


Physical Store: No
Phone: 866-875-1044
Site Launched: Jul 07, 1999
Alexa Rank: 21,571,711

The Page-Turner Network’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Brown Sugar & Spice Books#34 - Brown Sugar & Spice Books
www.brownssbooks.com

Owner: Jaqueline Galloway
Physical Store: No
Email: info@brownssbooks.com
Phone: 734.716.0213
Site Launched: Aug 05, 1998
Alexa Rank: 21,839,282

Brown Sugar & Spice Books’s information was added to our database on Jan 19, 2014, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Hip Hop Book Club#35 - Hip Hop Book Club
hiphopbookclub.com

Owner: Troy Johnson
Physical Store: No
Email: troy@aalbc.com
Site Launched: Jan 06, 2004
Alexa Rank: 22,482,790

Hip Hop Book Club’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Aframerican Book Store #36 - Aframerican Book Store
aframericanbookstore.com

Owner: Marshall Taylor
Physical Store: Yes
Phone: 1-402-455-9200
Site Launched: Nov 24, 2003
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Aframerican Book Store ’s information was added to our database on Dec 10, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Afri-Ware#37 - Afri-Ware
afriware.net

Owner: Nzingha Nommo
Physical Store: Yes
Email: afriware@afriware.net
Phone: 708-524-8398
Site Launched: Mar 12, 2002
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Afri-Ware Inc. is a bookstore, natural beauty products/gift shop, and, cultural event center. We specialize in subject areas that interest or impact people of African ancestry.

Afri-Ware’s information was added to our database on Dec 10, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Black Art Plus #38 - Black Art Plus
blackartplus.com

Owner: George Miller
Physical Store: Yes
Email: BLACKARTPLUS@WORLDNET.ATT.NET
Phone: 614-469-9980
Site Launched: Apr 30, 1997
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Black Art Plus ’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Black Book News#39 - Black Book News
blackbooknews.com

Owner: Sam Chekwas
Physical Store: No
Site Launched: Aug 28, 2001
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Black Book News’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Black Books and Reviews#40 - Black Books and Reviews
blackbooksandreviews.com

Owner: Rodney Brooks
Physical Store: No
Email: rodney.brooks@blackbooksandreviews.com
Site Launched: Feb 28, 2012
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Black Books and Reviews’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Dare Books #42 - Dare Books
Darebooks.com

Owner: Desmond A. Reid
Physical Store: No
Phone: 407-673-3273
Site Launched: Oct 01, 2003
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

DARE is the acronym for Desmond A. Reid Enterprises. Desmond A. Reid Enterprises was started in the basement of Mr. Reid's home, in April, 1982, as a response to the lack of books in his children's school which reflected their experiences and the contributions of people of color, especially African-

Dare Books ’s information was added to our database on Dec 11, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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EDC Creations#43 - EDC Creations
edc-creations.com

Owner: Ella Curry
Physical Store: No
Email: marketing@edc-creations.com
Site Launched: Dec 09, 2006
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

EDC Creations’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Frugal Bookstore #44 - Frugal Bookstore
frugalbookstore.net


Physical Store: No
Phone: 617-541-1722
Site Launched: May 10, 2012
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Frugal Bookstore ’s information was added to our database on Jan 01, 1970, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Marcus Books #45 - Marcus Books
marcusbooksoakland.com/


Physical Store: Yes
Site Launched: Jul 11, 2005
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Marcus Books ’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Medu Bookstore, Greenbriar Mall #46 - Medu Bookstore, Greenbriar Mall
medubookstore.com

Owner: Nia
Physical Store: Yes
Email: nia@medubooks.com
Site Launched: Jul 30, 2011
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Medu Bookstore, Greenbriar Mall ’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Pyramid Books #47 - Pyramid Books
pyramidbooks.com


Physical Store: No
Email: pyramidbks@aol.com
Phone: 561.731.4422
Site Launched: Feb 07, 2010
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Pyramid Books ’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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QBR The Black Book Review#48 - QBR The Black Book Review
qbr.com


Physical Store: No
Email: info@qbr.com
Phone: 1.914.231.6778
Site Launched: Jan 28, 1998
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

QBR The Black Book Review’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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The Truth Bookstore #49 - The Truth Bookstore
truthbookstore.com


Physical Store: No
Site Launched: Mar 27, 2001
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

The Truth Bookstore ’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Written Magazine#50 - Written Magazine
writtenmag.com

Owner: April Lewis
Physical Store: No
Email: averyella@gmail.com
Site Launched: Apr 10, 2006
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Written Magazine’s information was added to our database on Dec 21, 2012, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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DuskyLiterati #51 - DuskyLiterati
www.duskyliterati.com

Owner: Deseree
Physical Store: No
Site Launched: Oct 13, 2010
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

DuskyLiterati ’s information was added to our database on Nov 08, 2013, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Tutu's Storybooks#52 - Tutu's Storybooks
www.shop.tutusstorybooks.com/

Owner: Maimunah Marah
Physical Store: No
Email: tutusstorybooks@gmail.com
Site Launched: Nov 28, 2013
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Portable Children's Bookstore.

Tutu's Storybooks’s information was added to our database on Aug 22, 2014, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Best Books Rich Treasures#53 - Best Books Rich Treasures
bestbooksrichtreasures.com/

Owner: Gigi Best
Physical Store: Yes
Email: bbrtllc@gmail.com
Phone: 813-944-2112
Site Launched: Apr 17, 2004
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

We specialize in gently used books, new books, rare books, and children's books. Our Business Philosophy: The objective of our business is to provide exceptional rare books, high quality gift items, and reliable service to our customers. We hope you will enjoy visiting our web site and using our

Best Books Rich Treasures’s information was added to our database on Mar 05, 2016, and was last updated Jun 27, 2017.

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Underground Books#54 - Underground Books
underground-books9.mybigcommerce.com/


Physical Store: Yes
Email: gwest@underground-books.com
Site Launched: Jan 01, 1970
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Underground Books’s information was added to our database on Jun 29, 2017, and was last updated Jul 16, 2017.

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Nubian Knowledge#55 - Nubian Knowledge
nubian-knowledge.com/

Owner: Harold and Cynthia Lee
Physical Store: No
Email: nubianknowledge@aol.com
Phone: 877-255-9834
Site Launched: Nov 14, 2006
Alexa Rank: 30,000,000

Nubian Knowledge’s information was added to our database on Jul 16, 2017, and was last updated Jul 16, 2017.

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