All 36 Bestselling Books for January/February - 2020

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12 Bestselling Fiction

  1. The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins
  2. Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson
  3. The Patrick Melrose Novels: Never Mind, Bad News, Some Hope, and Mother’s Milk by Edward St. Aubyn
  4. Down the River unto the Sea by Walter Mosley
  5. The Nickel Boys: A Novel by Colson Whitehead
  6. Friday Black by Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
  7. Blanche among the Talented Tenth by Barbara Neely
  8. A Long Way from Home by Connie Briscoe
  9. They All Fall Down: A Thriller by Rachel Howzell Hall
  10. A Chance at Love by Beverly Jenkins
  11. By The River Piedra I Sat Down And Wept: A Novel Of Forgiveness by Paulo Coelho
  12. Stay with Me: A novel by Ayobami Adebayo

12 Bestselling Nonfiction Books

  1. Before the Mayflower: A History of Black America; Sixth Revised Edition by Lerone Bennett
  2. A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr.
  3. Wealth Happens One Day at a Time: 365 Days to a Brighter Financial Future by Brooke Stephens
  4. The Life of Langston Hughes: Volume I: 1902-1941: I, Too, Sing America by Arnold Rampersad
  5. A People’s History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  6. I Have a Dream: Writings and Speeches That Changed the World by Martin Luther King, Jr.
  7. Defining Moments in Black History: Reading Between the Lies by Dick Gregory
  8. Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo” by Zora Neale Hurston and Deborah G. Plant
  9. The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations by Toni Morrison
  10. Postprison Writings and Speeches by Eldridge Cleaver
  11. Righteous Riches: The Word of Faith Movement in Contemporary African American Religion by Milmon F. Harrison
  12. Ki-Asana Zen: Bridging the Gap Between East and West by Vernon Kitabu Turner

12 Bestselling Children’s Books

  1. Epoca: The Tree of Ecrof by Ivy Claire Pochoda
  2. Sulwe by Lupita Nyong’o
  3. Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry
  4. Nelson Mandela by Kadir Nelson
  5. I Can Be Anything! Don’t Tell Me I Can’t by Leo & Diane Dillon
  6. Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly
  7. Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America by Ibi Zoboi
  8. Why Heaven Is Far Away by Julius Lester
  9. Sing to the Moon by Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl
  10. Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams
  11. Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale by John Steptoe
  12. Jambo Means Hello: Swahili Alphabet Book by Muriel Feelings