A Beautiful Collage of Our Top 100 Bestselling Authors

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Cornel West
M. D. Williams
Jesmyn Ward
Chancellor Williams
Donna Drew Sawyer
Garcelle Beauvais
Octavia Butler
Frances Cress Welsing
JaQuavis Coleman
George G. M. James
Robin Walker
Langston Hughes
J. California Cooper
Donald Goines
Martha Kennerson
Jason Reynolds
Sadeqa Johnson
Floyd Cooper
Hill Harper
Carmen Bryan
Marita Golden
Toni Morrison
Kwame Alexander
Carter G. Woodson
Nikki Woods
O.T. Begho
Sapphire
Tiffani Quarles-Sanders
Tiffany Warren
Amos N. Wilson
J.J. Smith
Kevin Y. Brown
Derrick Bell
Saul Williams
Carleen Brice
Iceberg Slim
T. D. Jakes
Lerone Bennett
Aaron McGruder
Timothy George
asha bandele
Barack Obama
Jawanza Kunjufu
Geri Spencer Hunter
Rita Williams-Garcia
ReShonda Tate Billingsley
Herb Boyd
John Henrik Clarke
Na’im Akbar
Pearl Cleage
Tavis Smiley
Joy Deja King
Bebe Moore Campbell
Teri Woods
Tom Burrell
Bernice L. McFadden
Michael Baisden
Zane
Taye Diggs
Tonya Bolden
J. A. Rogers
Yaa Gyasi
Edwidge Danticat
Michael Eric Dyson
Crystal Swain-Bates
Tia Williams
Terry McMillan
T. N. Baker
K’wan
Naleighna Kai
James Earl Hardy
Carl Weber
Yvonne S. Thornton
Guy Johnson
Kevin Powell
Leonce Gaiter
E. Lynn Harris
Vickie M. Stringer
Maya Angelou
Iyanla Vanzant
Walter Mosley
Victoria Christopher Murray
Karrine Steffans
Kimberla Lawson Roby
Ntozake Shange
Michelle Alexander
David Covin
Ernest Gaines
Cheryl Willis Hudson
jessica Care moore
Jabari Asim
Kiki Swinson
Terrie Williams
Shannon Holmes
Ta-Nehisi Coates
Brenda Jackson
Ivan Van Sertima
Jacqueline Woodson
Anthony Browder
Eric Jerome Dickey
Nikki Turner
Trice Hickman
Natasha Anastasia Tarpley
Yosef Ben-Jochannan
Robert Fleming