All 41 Bestselling Books for July/August - 2022

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

9 Bestselling Fiction

  1. Our Gen by Diane McKinney-Whetstone
  2. Post-Traumatic by Chantal V. Johnson
  3. Take Your Pleasure Where You Find It by J.D. Mason
  4. Dear Miss Metropolitan: A Novel by Carolyn Ferrell
  5. Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
  6. Real Life by Brandon Taylor
  7. Killens Review of Arts & Letters (Fall / Winter 2021) by Clarence V. Reynolds
  8. Look for Me and I’ll Be Gone: Stories by John Edgar Wideman
  9. Mother Eternal Ann Everlastin’s Is Dead by Pat G’Orge Walker

13 Bestselling Nonfiction Books

  1. Allow Me to Retort: A Black Guy’s Guide to the Constitution by Elie Mystal
  2. The Egyptian Philosophers: Ancient African Voices from Imhotep to Akhenaten by Molefi Kete Asante
  3. A Piece of Cake: A Memoir by Cupcake Brown
  4. Race Against Time by Keith Boykin
  5. We Are Not JUST Africans: : The Black Native Americans by Clyde Winters
  6. From The Browder File Vol Ii: Survival Strategies For Africans In America: 13 Steps To Freedom by Anthony Browder
  7. A Short World History of Black People in Ancient Times by Clyde Winters
  8. For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics by Donna L. Brazile, Yolanda Caraway, Leah Daughtry, Minyon Moore, and Veronica Chambers
  9. The Manley Memoirs by Beverley Manley
  10. Afropessimism by Frank B. Wilderson III
  11. My Global Journeys in Search of the African Presence by Runoko Rashidi
  12. South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation by Imani Perry
  13. God in the Ghetto: A Prophetic Word Revisited by William Augustus Jones Jr.

14 Bestselling Children’s Books

  1. The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander
  2. Rebound by Kwame Alexander
  3. Mermaid Kenzie: Protector of the Deeps by Charlotte Watson Sherman
  4. Calvin by JR Ford and Vanessa Ford
  5. The Barber’s Cutting Edge by Gwendolyn Battle-Lavert
  6. The Crossover Graphic Novel Signed Edition by Kwame Alexander
  7. Sailing Commitment Around the World with Captain Bill Pinkney by Bill Pinkney
  8. Bedtime Bonnet by Nancy Redd
  9. Shuri: The Search for Black Panther by Nnedi Okorafor
  10. What Is Juneteenth? by Kirsti Jewel
  11. Acoustic Rooster And His Barnyard Band by Kwame Alexander
  12. Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case by Patricia Hruby Powell
  13. Red Shoes by Karen English
  14. Wakanda Forever by Nnedi Okorafor

5 Bestselling Poetry Books

  1. Don’t Call Us Dead: Poems by Danez Smith
  2. When Your Wife Has Tommy John Surgery and Other Baseball Stories: Poems by E. Ethelbert Miller
  3. The Collected Poems of Ai by Ai Ogawa
  4. If God Invented Baseball: Poems by E. Ethelbert Miller
  5. How I Found Love Behind the Catcher’s Mask: Poems by E. Ethelbert Miller