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: Feb 03, 2004
List Price: $20.00
Format: Paperback, 527 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780743253291
Imprint: Scribner
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Parent Company: CBS Corporation

Read Our Review of Wrapped in Rainbows: The Life of Zora Neale Hurston


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Publication Date: Dec 01, 2002
List Price: $16.95
Format: Paperback, 240 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781558614420
Imprint: The Feminist Press
Publisher: The Feminist Press
Parent Company: The Feminist Press

Read a Description of Daddy Was A Number Runner (Contemporary Classics By Women)



March 2003 – Selection (Author of the Year)

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection March 2003 – Selection (Author of the Year) Douglass’ Women: A Novel by Jewell Parker Rhodes Douglass’ Women: A Novel
by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Publication Date: Sep 23, 2003
List Price: $24.95
Format: Paperback, 358 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780743410106
Imprint: Washington Square Press
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Parent Company: CBS Corporation


April 2003 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection April 2003 – Selection Waiting for An Angel: A Novel by Helon Habila Waiting for An Angel: A Novel
by Helon Habila

Publication Date: Jan 17, 2004
List Price: $18.95
Format: Paperback, 240 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780393325119
Imprint: W. W. Norton & Company
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.
Parent Company: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.

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Publication Date: Jan 08, 2002
List Price: $24.95
Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780688165147
Imprint: William Morrow
Publisher: HarperCollins
Parent Company: News Corporation

Read Our Review of Color Of Justice: A Novel Of Suspense


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Publication Date: Mar 01, 2003
List Price: $24.99
Format: Paperback, 431 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9781401081027
Imprint: Xlibris
Publisher: Author Solutions
Parent Company: Najafi Companies

Read a Description of Never Forget the Bridge That Crossed You over



Publication Date: Apr 09, 2002
List Price: $13.95
Format: Paperback, 256 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780375757051
Imprint: Villard
Publisher: Villard
Parent Company: Villard

Read Our Review of Sittin’ In The Front Pew: A Novel (Strivers Row)


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August 2003 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection August 2003 – Selection Dancing on the Edge of the Roof by Sheila Williams Dancing on the Edge of the Roof
by Sheila Williams

Publication Date: Oct 29, 2002
List Price: $12.95
Format: Paperback, 226 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780345459305
Imprint: One World
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Parent Company: Bertelsmann

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September 2003 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection September 2003 – Selection Mojo: Conjure Stories by Nalo Hopkinson Mojo: Conjure Stories
by Nalo Hopkinson

Publication Date: Apr 01, 2003
List Price: $21.99
Format: Paperback, 352 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780446679299
Imprint: Aspect
Publisher: Hachette Book Group
Parent Company: Hachette Livre

Read Our Review of Mojo: Conjure Stories


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Publication Date: Feb 13, 2002
List Price: $24.95
Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
Classification: Fiction
ISBN13: 9780446526685
Imprint: Aspect
Publisher: Hachette Book Group
Parent Company: Hachette Livre

Read Our Review of Lion’s Blood: A Novel of Slavery and Freedom in an Alternate America


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November 2003 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection November 2003 – Selection The Portable Promised Land: Stories by Touré The Portable Promised Land: Stories
by Touré

Publication Date: Apr 04, 2003
List Price: $22.99
Format: Paperback, 272 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780316738361
Imprint: Back Bay Books
Publisher: Back Bay Books
Parent Company: Back Bay Books

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December 2003 – Selection

Photo of Go On Girl! Book Club Selection December 2003 – Selection The Condemnation of Little B. by Elaine Brown The Condemnation of Little B.
by Elaine Brown

Publication Date: Feb 18, 2002
List Price: $28.50
Format: Hardcover, 391 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
ISBN13: 9780807009741
Imprint: Beacon Press
Publisher: Beacon Press
Parent Company: Unitarian Universalist Association

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