All 30 Bestselling Books for May/June - 2019

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

10 Bestselling Fiction

  1. Raisins in Milk
    by David Covin (Blue Nile Press, 2018-06-01)
  2. Kindred
    by Octavia Butler (Beacon Press, 2004-02-01)
  3. Loving Me for Me
    by Naleighna Kai (Macro Publishing Group, 2018-05-06)
  4. No Right Way to Do a Wrong Thing
    by Janice Pernell (To Be Determined, 2018-04-20)
  5. One Night in Georgia
    by Celeste O. Norfleet (Amistad, 2019-06-18)
  6. Heads of the Colored People: Stories
    by Nafissa Thompson-Spires (Atria / 37 Ink, 2019-01-22)
  7. Evil Never Sleeps: Tales of Light and Darkness
    by Robert Fleming (Indigo Ink, 2019-04-19)
  8. Parable of the Sower
    by Octavia Butler (Grand Central Publishing, 2019-04-16)
  9. A Project Chick (Urban Books)
    by Nikki Turner (Urban Books, 2014-05-27)
  10. Fire!! A Quarterly Devoted To The Younger Negro Artists
    by Wallace Thurman (Fire Pr, 1985-06-01)

10 Bestselling Nonfiction Books

  1. Life Is God’s Best Gift: Wisdom from the Ancestors on Finding Peace and Joy in Today’s World
    by Sam Chege (Amistad, 2019-06-25)
  2. The Instruction of Ptah Hotep and the Instruction of Ke’gemni
    by Battiscombe G. Gunn (Theophania Publishing, 2011-05-06)
  3. A Chronology Of The Bible: Challenge To The Standard Version
    by Yosef Ben-Jochannan (Black Classic Press, 1991-06-01)
  4. The American Slave Coast: A History of the Slave – Breeding Industry
    by Ned Sublette and Constance Sublette (Chicago Review Press, 2015-10-01)
  5. Why He Hates You!: How Unreconciled Maternal Anger Is Destroying Black Men And Boys
    by Janks Morton (CreateSpace, 2009-12-03)
  6. The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother’s Life in the Detroit Numbers
    by Bridgett M. Davis (Little, Brown and Company, 2019-01-29)
  7. Faces At The Bottom Of The Well: The Permanence Of Racism
    by Derrick Bell (Basic Books, 1993-10-06)
  8. The African Origin Of Civilization: Myth Or Reality
    by Cheikh Anta Diop (Chicago Review Press, 1989-07-01)
  9. Harlem Bible: In The Beginning
    by Grant Harper Reid (CreateSpace, 2017-11-28)
  10. The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation
    by Daina Ramey Berry (Beacon Press, 2017-01-24)

10 Bestselling Children’s Books

  1. The Undefeated
    by Kwame Alexander (Versify, 2019-04-02)
  2. Brer Rabbit Retold
    by Arthur R. Flowers (Tara Books, 2017-09-19)
  3. Willimena Rules! Rule Book #2: How to Fish for Trouble (No. 2)
    by Valerie Wilson Wesley (Hyperion Book CH, 2004-03-01)
  4. Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement
    by Carole Boston Weatherford (Candlewick Press, 2015-08-04)
  5. Jake the Fake Goes for Laughs
    by Craig Robinson and Adam Mansbach (Crown Books for Young Readers, 2019-03-26)
  6. Just Us Women
    by Jeannette Caines (Amistad, 1984-05-23)
  7. The King of Kindergarten
    by Derrick Barnes (Nancy Paulsen Books, 2019-07-02)
  8. Blended
    by Sharon M. Draper (Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, 2018-10-30)
  9. Willimena Rules! Rule Book #4: How to (Almost) Ruin Your School Play (Bk. 4)
    by Valerie Wilson Wesley (Hyperion Book CH, 2005-02-14)
  10. Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library
    by Carole Boston Weatherford (Candlewick Press, 2017-09-12)