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.


January 2000 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection January 2000 – Selection No Time to Die by Grace Edwards No Time to Die
by Grace Edwards

Publication Date: Jun 15, 1999
List Price: $22.95
Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780385492478
Imprint: Doubleday
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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February 2000 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection February 2000 – Selection The Mis-Education of the Negro by Carter G. Woodson The Mis-Education of the Negro
by Carter G. Woodson

Publication Date: Mar 01, 2016
List Price: $12.95
Format: Paperback, 256 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9781574781267
Imprint: Black Classic Press
Publisher: Black Classic Press
Parent Company: Black Classic Press
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March 2000 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection March 2000 – Selection Slapboxing With Jesus by Victor Lavalle Slapboxing With Jesus
by Victor Lavalle

Publication Date: Oct 05, 1999
List Price: $15.00
Format: Paperback, 224 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780375705908
Imprint: Vintage
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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April 2000 – Selection (New Author of the Year)

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection April 2000 – Selection (New Author of the Year) The Coldest Winter Ever by Sister Souljah The Coldest Winter Ever
by Sister Souljah

Publication Date: Sep 20, 2005
List Price: $17.00
Format: Paperback, 255 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780743270106
Imprint: Washington Square Press
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Parent Company: CBS Corporation
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Publication Date: Nov 01, 2000
List Price: $16.00
Format: Paperback, 283 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780226649290
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Parent Company: University of Chicago
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Read a Description of Black Picket Fences : Privilege and Peril Among the Black Middle Class



Publication Date: Jul 14, 2009
List Price: $16.00
Format: Paperback, 345 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780812979831
Imprint: Random House Trade Paperbacks
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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Read a Description of The True History of Paradise: A Novel



July 2000 – Selection (Author of the Year)

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection July 2000 – Selection (Author of the Year) Sugar: A Novel by Bernice L. McFadden Sugar: A Novel
by Bernice L. McFadden

Publication Date: Jan 28, 2001
List Price: $16.00
Format: Paperback, 240 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780452282209
Imprint: Plume
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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August 2000 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection August 2000 – Selection Jubilee by Margaret Walker Jubilee
by Margaret Walker

Publication Date: Jan 21, 1999
List Price: $11.95
Format: Paperback, 512 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780395924952
Imprint: Mariner Books
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Parent Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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September 2000 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection September 2000 – Selection Men Cry in the Dark by Michael Baisden Men Cry in the Dark
by Michael Baisden

Publication Date: Dec 01, 2011
List Price: $14.95
Format: Paperback, 330 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780984776504
Imprint: Baisden Publishing
Publisher: Baisden Publishing LLC
Parent Company: Baisden Publishing LLC
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Publication Date: Nov 14, 1997
List Price: $20.95
Format: Paperback, 304 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780684837451
Imprint: Touchstone
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Parent Company: CBS Corporation
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Read a Description of Black-Eyed Peas for the Soul: Tales to Strengthen the African American Spirit and Encourage the Heart



November 2000 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection November 2000 – Selection Midnight Robber by Nalo Hopkinson Midnight Robber
by Nalo Hopkinson

Publication Date: Mar 01, 2000
List Price: $14.99
Format: Paperback, 336 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780446675604
Imprint: Grand Central Publishing
Publisher: Hachette Book Group
Parent Company: Hachette Livre
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Publication Date: Apr 01, 1999
List Price: $19.00
Format: Hardcover, 383 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780756756451
Imprint: Dutton/Penguin
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann
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Read a Description of Kinship: A Family’s Journey in Africa and America