Independent Websites Dedicated to Authors of African Descent

These Black-owned, online booksellers operate websites whose primary focus is on books written by people of African descent. Most also operate brick and mortar stores. The sites are listed alphabetically. A printable list of these book sites. Sites must have their own domain name and , and handle customer transactions directly, to be included on this list.

Umoja Books and Products #1 -  Umoja Books and Products

Physical Store: Yes
Phone: 337-781-5758
Launched: Nov 23, 2017 (4 Years, 8 Months ago)

The inspiration of Umoja Books resulted from the need of having an African American owned bookstore in Lafayette, LA. It started with offering books written by African Americans, and it has now blossomed in offering other items created by African Americans such as tshirts, herbal supplements, personal care products, Black fraternity and sorority items, bible covers, tote bags, and much more.

Umoja Books and Products’s information was added to our database on Nov 18, 2020, and was last updated Feb 21, 2022.

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