All 61 Bestselling Books for January/February - 2021

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20 Bestselling Fiction

  1. Voices of the Harlem Renaissance: Originally Published as The New Negro an Interpretation by Alain Locke and Introduction by Troy Johnson
  2. When No One Is Watching: A Thriller by Alyssa Cole
  3. The Prophets by Robert Jones, Jr.
  4. Confessions in B-Flat by Donna Hill
  5. Infinitum: An Afrofuturist Tale by Tim Fielder
  6. Limitation of Life by d. E. Rogers
  7. Raisins in Milk by David Covin
  8. Blood Grove by Walter Mosley
  9. Awaken by Timothy George
  10. A Glimmer of Death by Valerie Wilson Wesley
  11. Crossing Color Lines by d. E. Rogers
  12. The Missing American by Kwei Quartey
  13. The Man Across Eight Mile by D’Andre Walker
  14. Wimbey’s Corner by David Covin
  15. His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie
  16. Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick by Zora Neale Hurston
  17. Life After Death by Sister Souljah
  18. The Rib King by Ladee Hubbard
  19. Deacon King Kong by James McBride
  20. The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw

20 Bestselling Nonfiction Books

  1. So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
  2. Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 by Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain
  3. The ISIS Papers: The Keys to the Colors by Frances Cress Welsing
  4. The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
  5. Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit by Mary-Frances Winters
  6. Mediocre: The Dangerous Legacy of White Male America by Ijeoma Oluo
  7. Race First: The Ideological and Organizational Struggles of Marcus Garvey and the Universal Negro Improvement Association by Tony Martin
  8. Just As I Am by Cicely Tyson
  9. No More Lies: The Myth and Reality of American History by Dick Gregory
  10. How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
  11. The Autobiography of Malcolm X: As Told to Alex Haley by Malcolm X, Alex Haley and Attallah Shabazz
  12. Black Wall Street: From Riot to Renaissance in Tulsa’s Historic Greenwood District by Hannibal B. Johnson
  13. The Brother You Choose: Paul Coates and Eddie Conway Talk about Life, Politics, and the Revolution by Susie Day, W. Paul Coates and Eddie Conway
  14. A Taste of Power: A Black Woman’s Story by Elaine Brown
  15. At Home with Muhammad Ali: A Memoir of Love, Loss, and Forgiveness by Hana Ali
  16. Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
  17. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
  18. The Cross and the Lynching Tree by James H. Cone
  19. The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto by Charles M. Blow
  20. Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America (signed) by Michael Eric Dyson

20 Bestselling Children’s Books

  1. Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre by Carole Boston Weatherford
  2. I Believe I Can by Grace Byers
  3. Cool Cuts by Mechal Renee Roe
  4. Change Sings: A Children’s Anthem by Amanda Gorman
  5. I Am Every Good Thing by Derrick Barnes
  6. I Am Loved by Nikki Giovanni
  7. Whose Knees Are These? by Jabari Asim
  8. Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea by Meena Harris
  9. Different and the Same by Adijah & Atiya Brabham
  10. P.S. Be Eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia
  11. Baby Young, Gifted, and Black: With a Mirror! by Jamia Wilson
  12. She Was the First!: The Trailblazing Life of Shirley Chisholm by Katheryn Russell-Brown
  13. The Hill We Climb: An Inaugural Poem for the Country by Amanda Gorman
  14. Jump at the Sun by Alicia D. Williams
  15. Your Name Is a Song by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow
  16. Bedtime for Sweet Creatures by Nikki Grimes
  17. Baby Says by John Steptoe
  18. I Promise by Lebron James
  19. Sugar Hill: Harlem’s Historic Neighborhood by Carole Boston Weatherford
  20. The Hill We Climb: Poems by Amanda Gorman

1 Bestselling Poetry Books

  1. African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle & Song by Kevin Young