9 Bestselling Fiction Books for July/August - 2022
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Beloved AALBC best-selling author, Diane McKinney-Whetstone takes a departure from historical fiction to create Our Gen, a dazzling, provocative, and funny contemporary novel anchored in a retirement community brimming with secrets.
Elie Mystal explains why Republicans are wrong about the law almost all of the time. Allow Me to Retort, Mystal’s first book, is now a 2-time AALBC bestseller.
Kwame Alexander’s award-winning The Crossover is vividly brought to life as a graphic novel with stunning illustrations by star talent Dawud Anyabwile. Alexander also has three other bestselling children’s (middle grade) books on our list this period!
Smith’s book of poems is our #1 bestselling book, However, the real story is E. Ethelbert Miller having three books of poetry on our list at the same time!
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by Diane McKinney-WhetstoneAdd to Cart
Dear Miss Metropolitan
by Carolyn FerrellAdd to Cart
Killens Review of Arts & Letters (Fall / Winter 2021)
by Clarence V. ReynoldsAdd to Cart
by Chantal V. JohnsonAdd to Cart
Sing, Unburied, Sing
by Jesmyn WardAdd to Cart
Look for Me and I’ll Be Gone
by John Edgar WidemanAdd to Cart
Take Your Pleasure Where You Find It
by J.D. Mason(Sold by Alternative Sources)
by Brandon TaylorAdd to Cart
Mother Eternal Ann Everlastin’s Is Dead
by Pat G’Orge Walker(Sold by Alternative Sources)
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