Go On Girl! Book Club’s Complete Reading List

Go On Girl! Book Club’s Complete Reading List

Go On Girl! Book Club, Inc. group photo
image of the book covers for the Jan to June reading listLaunched in 1991, Go On Girl! Book Club is one of the largest national reading organizations in the U.S. for Black women. Their reading list spans over a quarter of a century. You may review the complete list below. You’ll definitely discover some great books and authors.

Added Bonuses: If you purchase all 6 books from the July – December 2021 list you will get free shipping and no sales tax (unless you ship to the state of Florida). Plus, half of the profit from the sales of all books on the Go On Girl! reading list will be donated to the Go On Girl! Book Club’s Scholarship Fund.


January 2021 – Social Commentary

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection January 2021 – Social Commentary A Promised Land by Barack Obama A Promised Land
by Barack Obama

Publication Date:
List Price: $45.00
Format: Hardcover, 768 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9781524763169
Imprint: Crown Publishing Group
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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February 2021 – International

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection February 2021 – International His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie His Only Wife
by Peace Adzo Medie

Publication Date:
List Price: $25.95
Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781616209155
Imprint: Algonquin Books
Publisher: Workman Publishing Co., Inc.
Parent Company: Workman Publishing Co., Inc.
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Publication Date:
List Price: $32.00
Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780593230251
Imprint: Random House
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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April 2021 – Mystery/Suspense

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection April 2021 – Mystery/Suspense When No One Is Watching: A Thriller by Alyssa Cole When No One Is Watching: A Thriller
by Alyssa Cole

Publication Date:
List Price: $16.99
Format: Paperback, 368 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780062982650
Imprint: William Morrow
Publisher: HarperCollins
Parent Company: News Corporation
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May 2021 – Short Stories

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection May 2021 – Short Stories The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw The Secret Lives of Church Ladies
by Deesha Philyaw

Publication Date:
List Price: $18.99
Format: Paperback, 192 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781949199734
Imprint: West Virginia University Press
Publisher: West Virginia University Press
Parent Company: West Virginia University
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June 2021 – Novel

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection June 2021 – Novel The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett The Vanishing Half
by Brit Bennett

Publication Date:
List Price: $27.00
Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780525536291
Imprint: Riverhead Books
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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July 2021 – Novel

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection July 2021 – Novel Wild Women and the Blues by Denny S. Bryce Wild Women and the Blues
by Denny S. Bryce

Publication Date:
List Price: $15.95
Format: Paperback, 384 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781496730084
Imprint: Kensington
Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp.
Parent Company: Kensington Publishing Corp.
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August 2021 – New Author

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection August 2021 – New Author  The Final Revival of Opal & Nev by Dawnie Walton The Final Revival of Opal & Nev
by Dawnie Walton

Publication Date:
List Price: $27.00
Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781982140168
Imprint: Atria / 37 Ink
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Parent Company: CBS Corporation
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September 2021 – Classic

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection September 2021 – Classic The Man Who Lived Underground by Richard Wright The Man Who Lived Underground
by Richard Wright

Publication Date:
List Price: $22.95
Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781598536768
Imprint: Library of America
Publisher: Library of America
Parent Company: Library of America
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October 2021 – Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror/Speculative Fiction

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection October 2021 – Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror/Speculative Fiction Creatures of Passage by Morowa Yejide Creatures of Passage
by Morowa Yejide

Publication Date:
List Price: $25.00
Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781617758768
Imprint: Akashic Books
Publisher: Akashic Books
Parent Company: Akashic Books
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November 2021 – Autobiography/Biography/Memoir

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection November 2021 – Autobiography/Biography/Memoir Just As I Am by Cicely Tyson Just As I Am
by Cicely Tyson

Publication Date:
List Price: $28.99
Format: Hardcover
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780062931061
Imprint: Amistad
Publisher: HarperCollins
Parent Company: News Corporation
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December 2021 – Anthology

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection December 2021 – Anthology We Are Each Other’s Harvest by Natalie Baszile We Are Each Other’s Harvest
by Natalie Baszile

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List Price: $29.99
Format: Hardcover
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780062932563
Imprint: Amistad
Publisher: HarperCollins
Parent Company: News Corporation
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