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 Bonus: If you purchase all 6 books from the July – December 2022 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 these books will be donated to the Go On Girl! Book Club’s Scholarship Fund.


Publication Date: Oct 29, 2014
List Price: $27.95
Format: Paperback, 250 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9781138821750
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Routledge
Parent Company: Routledge
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Read a Description of Yearning: Race, Gender, and Cultural Politics



February 1993 – Selection (Author of the Year)

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection February 1993 – Selection (Author of the Year) Your Blues Ain’t Like Mine by Bebe Moore Campbell Your Blues Ain’t Like Mine
by Bebe Moore Campbell

Publication Date: Aug 10, 1993
List Price: $13.95
Format: Paperback, 332 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780345383952
Imprint: Ballantine Books
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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March 1993 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection March 1993 – Selection And Do Remember Me by Marita Golden And Do Remember Me
by Marita Golden

Publication Date: Jul 19, 1994
List Price: $15.00
Format: Paperback, 206 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780345382719
Imprint: Ballantine Books
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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April 1993 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection April 1993 – Selection One Dark Body by Charlotte Watson Sherman One Dark Body
by Charlotte Watson Sherman

    Publication Date: Oct 27, 2020
    List Price: $8.99
    Format: Paperback, 210 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9780984709533
    Imprint: Sweet Inspiration Press
    Publisher: Sweet Inspiration Press
    Parent Company: Sweet Inspiration Press
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    Publication Date: Nov 02, 2010
    List Price: $16.99
    Format: Paperback, 336 pages
    Classification: Nonfiction
    ISBN13: 9780062004833
    Imprint: Harper Perennial
    Publisher: HarperCollins
    Parent Company: News Corporation
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    Read a Description of Dust Tracks On A Road: An Autobiography



    June 1993 – Selection

    Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection June 1993 – Selection Joy by Marsha Hunt Joy
    by Marsha Hunt

    Publication Date: Jan 01, 1991
    List Price: $19.95
    Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9780525249429
    Imprint: Dutton Adult
    Publisher: Penguin Random House
    Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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    Publication Date: Jul 12, 2001
    List Price: $19.99
    Format: Paperback, 384 pages
    Classification: Nonfiction
    ISBN13: 9780306810275
    Imprint: Da Capo Press
    Publisher: Perseus Books Group
    Parent Company: Hachette Livre
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    Read a Description of Buppies, B-boys, Baps, And Bohos: Notes On Post-soul Black Culture



    August 1993 – Selection (New Author of the Year)

    Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection August 1993 – Selection (New Author of the Year) Nouvelle Soul: Short Stories by Barbara Summers Nouvelle Soul: Short Stories
    by Barbara Summers

    Publication Date: Jun 01, 1994
    List Price: $8.95
    Format: Paperback, 256 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9781567430431
    Imprint: Amistad
    Publisher: HarperCollins
    Parent Company: News Corporation
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    Read a Description of Nouvelle Soul: Short Stories



    September 1993 – Selection

    Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection September 1993 – Selection Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo: A Novel by Ntozake Shange Sassafrass, Cypress & Indigo: A Novel
    by Ntozake Shange

    Publication Date: Sep 28, 2010
    List Price: $19.99
    Format: Paperback, 224 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9780312541248
    Imprint: St. Martin’s Griffin
    Publisher: Macmillan Publishers
    Parent Company: Holtzbrinck Publishing Group
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    October 1993 – Selection

    Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection October 1993 – Selection Kindred by Octavia Butler Kindred
    by Octavia Butler

    Publication Date: Feb 01, 2004
    List Price: $16.00
    Format: Paperback, 288 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9780807083697
    Imprint: Beacon Press
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Parent Company: Unitarian Universalist Association
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    Publication Date: Dec 01, 1993
    List Price: $18.95
    Format: Paperback, 452 pages
    Classification: Nonfiction
    ISBN13: 9780385471077
    Imprint: Anchor
    Publisher: Penguin Random House
    Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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    Read a Description of A Taste of Power: A Black Woman’s Story



    December 1993 – Selection

    Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection December 1993 – Selection A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest Gaines A Lesson Before Dying
    by Ernest Gaines

    Publication Date: Sep 01, 1994
    List Price: $13.95
    Format: Paperback, 256 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9780375702709
    Imprint: Vintage Books
    Publisher: Penguin Random House
    Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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