All 50 Bestselling Books for July/August - 2016

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Click Headings Below for a the List of Bestselling Books with Images. View a collage of these titles.

20 Bestselling Fiction

  1. What's Done In the Dark
    by ReShonda Tate Billingsley (Gallery Books, 2014-07-15)
  2. The Perfect Find
    by Tia Williams (Brown Girls Books, 2016-04-12)
  3. The Perfect Mistress
    by ReShonda Tate Billingsley (Gallery Books, 2016-07-05)
  4. Sister Surrogate
    by LaChelle Weaver (Brown Girls Books, 2016-07-03)
  5. The Fishermen: A Novel
    by Chigozie Obioma (Little, Brown and Company, 2015-04-14)
  6. The Ex Chronicles
    by Sharon Lucas, Cheryl Cloyd Robbins and Others (Brown Girls Books, 2016-03-08)
  7. Loving Day: A Novel
    by Mat Johnson (Spiegel & Grau, 2015-05-26)
  8. The Summer of my Fifteenth Year
    by Geri Spencer Hunter (Blue Nile Press, 2015-06-05)
  9. The Cartel 6: The Demise
    by Ashley Antoinette and JaQuavis Coleman (St. Martin’s Griffin, 2016-07-26)
  10. In My Father’s House
    by Ernest Gaines (Vintage, 1992-06-30)
  11. Tempting the Heiress (The Blake Sisters)
    by Martha Kennerson (Harlequin Kimani, 2016-08-23)
  12. Protecting The Heiress (The Blake Sisters)
    by Martha Kennerson (Harlequin Kimani, 2015-07-01)
  13. Seducing the Heiress (The Blake Sisters)
    by Martha Kennerson (Harlequin Kimani, 2016-01-19)
  14. Americanah
    by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (Knopf, 2013-05-14)
  15. I Almost Forgot about You
    by Terry McMillan (Crown Publishing Group, 2016-06-07)
  16. The Gem Connection
    by Michael R. Lane (Bare Bones Press, 2016-04-20)
  17. The Underground Railroad: A Novel
    by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday, 2016-08-02)
  18. Bibsy
    by Brenda Ross (AuthorHouse, 2015-01-20)
  19. The Family Business 3
    by Carl Weber and Treasure Hernandez (Urban Books, 2015-01-27)
  20. Taffy
    by Suzette D. Harrison (CreateSpace, 2016-02-11)

10 Bestselling Nonfiction Books

  1. Mis-Education of the Negro
    by Carter G. Woodson (Black Classic Press, 2016-03-01)
  2. Between The World And Me
    by Ta-Nehisi Coates (Spiegel & Grau, 2015-07-01)
  3. Destruction of Black Civilization: Great Issues of a Race from 4500 B.C. to 2000 A.D.
    by Chancellor Williams (Third World Press, 1992-02-01)
  4. The ISIS Papers: The Keys to the Colors
    by Frances Cress Welsing (Third World Press, 2004-12-28)
  5. The Tithing Hoax: Exposing The Lies, Misinterpretations & False Teachings About Tithing
    by R. Renee and Cynthia Harper (Lulu, 2012-01-18)
  6. 10 Ways Anyone Can Graduate From College Debt-Free: A Guide To Post-College Freedom
    by Kevin Y. Brown (Legacy Thinking Labs, 2011-12-04)
  7. Mayor For Life: The Incredible Story of Marion Barry Jr.
    by Marion Barry Jr. and Omar Tyree (Strebor Books, 2014-06-17)
  8. Wonderful Ethiopians Of The Ancient Cushite Empire, Book 2: Origin Of Civilization From The Cushites
    by Drusilla Dunjee Houston and Peggy Brooks-Bertram (State University of New York Press, 2007-01-01)
  9. Not Tonight, I’m Tired
    by Marita Kinney and Demoine Kinney (CreateSpace, 2013-01-14)
  10. The Chains of Black America: The Hammer of the Police; The Anvil of the Schools
    by Michael H. Holzman (Chelmsford Press, 2015-01-30)

20 Bestselling Children’s Books

  1. My Holy Bible For African-American Children, Kjv
    by Cheryl Willis Hudson and Wade Hudson (Amistad, 2010-02-07)
  2. Ladder To The Moon
    by Maya Soetoro-Ng (Candlewick Press, 2011-04-12)
  3. One Crazy Summer
    by Rita Williams-Garcia (Amistad, 2011-12-27)
  4. I Love My Hair!
    by Natasha Anastasia Tarpley (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2001-09-01)
  5. You Can Do It!
    by Tony Dungy (Little Simon, 2008-07-08)
  6. Whose Knees Are These?
    by Jabari Asim (LB Kids, 2006-03-01)
  7. Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale
    by John Steptoe (Puffin Books, 2008-07-01)
  8. Chocolate Me!
    by Taye Diggs (Square Fish, 2015-10-06)
  9. A is for Activist
    by Innosanto Nagara (Triangle Square, 2013-11-19)
  10. Please, Baby, Please
    by Spike Lee and Tonya Lewis Lee (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2006-04-01)
  11. I Am Mixed
    by Garcelle Beauvais (Stranger Comics, 2013-08-07)
  12. Amazing Grace
    by Mary Hoffman (Dial Books for Young Readers, 1991-09-02)
  13. Black Fairy Tales: A Coloring and Activity Book
    by Crystal Swain-Bates (Goldest Karat Publishing, 2015-01-07)
  14. Daddy Calls Me Man
    by Angela Johnson (Scholastic Inc, 2000-09-01)
  15. Dancing In The Wings
    by Debbie Allen (Dial Books for Young Readers, 2000-09-01)
  16. Harlem’s Little Blackbird
    by Renée Watson (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2012-10-23)
  17. Max and the Tag-Along Moon
    by Floyd Cooper (Philomel Books, 2013-06-13)
  18. Poetry For Young People: Langston Hughes
    by Langston Hughes (Sterling Books, 2006-04-28)
  19. Lola at the Library
    by Anna McQuinn (Charlesbridge, 2006-06-01)
  20. Peekaboo Morning
    by Rachel Isadora (G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2008-05-01)