All 54 Bestselling Books for May/June - 2021

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14 Bestselling Fiction

  1. Harlem Hit & Run by Angela Dews
  2. Wild Women and the Blues by Denny S. Bryce
  3. Magic City: A Novel by Jewell Parker Rhodes
  4. The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
  5. A Red Death: Featuring an Original Easy Rawlins Short Story “Silver Lining” (Easy Rawlins Mysteries) by Walter Mosley
  6. Voices of the Harlem Renaissance: Originally Published as The New Negro an Interpretation by Alain Locke and Introduction by Troy Johnson
  7. Creatures of Passage by Morowa Yejide
  8. The Secret Lives of Church Ladies by Deesha Philyaw
  9. Tears Of A Hustler 2 by Silk White
  10. Black Betty by Walter Mosley
  11. The Man Who Lived Underground by Richard Wright
  12. The Final Revival of Opal & Nev by Dawnie Walton
  13. The Other Black Girl by Zakiya Dalila Harris
  14. Tears Of A Hustler Pt 3 by Silk White

20 Bestselling Nonfiction Books

  1. How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America by Clint Smith
  2. Watergate’s Forgotten Hero by Adam Henig
  3. White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism by Robin DiAngelo
  4. Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
  5. Dick Gregory’s Natural Diet for Folks Who Eat: Cookin’ with Mother Nature by Dick Gregory
  6. The Truths We Hold: An American Journey by Kamala Harris
  7. Stolen Legacy: Greek Philosophy Is Stolen Egyptian Philosophy by George G. M. James
  8. Dispatches from the Race War by Tim Wise
  9. Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit by Mary-Frances Winters
  10. Black Power, Black Lawyer: My Audacious Quest for Justice by Nkechi Taifa
  11. Nothing Personal by James Baldwin
  12. The Art Of Mackin’ by Tariq Nasheed
  13. World's Great Men of Color by J. A. Rogers
  14. A Black History Reader: 101 Questions You Never Thought to Ask by Claud Anderson
  15. The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein
  16. Dorothy Porter Wesley At Howard University: Building A Legacy Of Black History by Janet Sims-Wood
  17. Just As I Am by Cicely Tyson
  18. We Are Each Other’s Harvest by Natalie Baszile
  19. The Victory of Greenwood by Carlos Moreno
  20. The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre: A Photographic History by Karlos K. Hill

20 Bestselling Children’s Books

  1. Cool Cuts by Mechal Renee Roe
  2. Book of Black Heroes from A to Z: An Introduction to Important Black Achievers for Young Readers by Wade Hudson
  3. The Barber’s Cutting Edge by Gwendolyn Battle-Lavert
  4. Above the Rim: How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball by Jen Bryant
  5. A Story About Afiya by James Berry
  6. The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson
  7. Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library by Carole Boston Weatherford
  8. A Girl Like Me by Angela Johnson
  9. Bright Eyes, Brown Skin by Cheryl Willis Hudson and Bernette Ford
  10. Black Mother Goose Book by Elizabeth Murphy Oliver
  11. Africa, Amazing Africa: Country by Country by Atinuke
  12. I Believe I Can by Grace Byers
  13. Something Beautiful by Sharon Dennis Wyeth
  14. Sing a Song: How Lift Every Voice and Sing Inspired Generations by Kelly Starling Lyons
  15. Dream Builder: The Story of Architect Philip Freelon by Kelly Starling Lyons
  16. Papa’s Free Day Party by Marilyn Nelson
  17. I Can Be Anything! Don’t Tell Me I Can’t by Leo & Diane Dillon
  18. Opal’s Greenwood Oasis by Quraysh Ali Lansana and Najah-Amatullah Hylton
  19. I Promise by Lebron James
  20. I Am Every Good Thing by Derrick Barnes