The Coffee Will Make You Black Book Club’s Reading List (1998 – 2006, 2010, and 2018 – Today)

The Coffee Will Make You Black online book club Logo Editor’s Note: I’m excited to announce that our online book club will be restarting after an 8-year hiatus. Novelist, educator, avid reader, and advocate for Black literature, Tony Lindsay will be running AALBC’s The Coffee Will Make You Black online book club.”

Click for more detail about Pudd’nhead Wilson by Mark Twain January 2010 – Fiction
Pudd’nhead Wilson

by Mark Twain


Penguin Random House  (Dec 04, 2007)




AALBC.com Book Review
AALBC.com Book Review


Click for more detail about Glorious by Bernice L. McFadden May 2010 – Fiction
Glorious

by Bernice L. McFadden


Akashic Books (May 01, 2010)
AALBC.com Book Review

Click for more detail about Fortunate Son: A Novel by Walter Mosley June 2010 – Fiction
Fortunate Son: A Novel

by Walter Mosley


Hachette Book Group (Apr 10, 2006)




Click for more detail about The Magic Keys by Albert Murray August 2010 – Fiction
The Magic Keys

by Albert Murray


Penguin Random House (Aug 08, 2006)


AALBC.com Book Review

Click for more detail about Trouble the Water by Melvin Dixon November 2010 – Fiction
Trouble the Water

by Melvin Dixon


University of Alabama Press (Jan 01, 1989)



AALBC.com’s online book club, “The Coffee Will Make You Black” ran from 1998 until 2006. The book club was moderated by Thumper. The club was briefly resurrected in 2010, when both Fiction and Nonfiction titles were selected. Unfortunately, the club was discontinued the same year. Email us if you are interested in moderating our online discussion group Enjoy our reading list below.