Biography & Memoir

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Books By Black Authors - Biography & Memoir

Books By Black Authors

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

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Between the World and Me

Between the World and Me Ta-Nehisi Coates
9780812993547
$26.00
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Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir

Notes from a Young Black Chef: A Memoir Kwame Onwuachi, Joshua David Stein
9780525433910
$17.00
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All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto

All Boys Aren't Blue: A Memoir-Manifesto George M. Johnson
9780374312718
$18.99
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Heavy: An American Memoir

Heavy: An American Memoir Kiese Laymon
9781501125669
$16.00
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Uphill: A Memoir

Uphill: A Memoir Jemele Hill
9781250624376
$27.99
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Reclamation: Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a Descendant's Search for Her Family's Lasting Legacy

Reclamation: Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a Descendant's Search for Her Family's Lasting Legacy Gayle Jessup White
9780063028661
$17.99
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A Visible Man: A Memoir

A Visible Man: A Memoir Edward Enninful
9780593299487
$30.00
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Black Women Will Save the World: An Anthem

Black Women Will Save the World: An Anthem April Ryan
9780063210196
$27.99
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You Gotta Be You: How to Embrace This Messy Life and Step Into Who You Really Are

You Gotta Be You: How to Embrace This Messy Life and Step Into Who You Really Are Brandon Kyle Goodman
9780306826191
$29.00
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On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope

On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope DeRay Mckesson
9780525560579
$17.00
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The Book of Delights: Essays

The Book of Delights: Essays Ross Gay
9781616207922
$24.95
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Yes We Did: Photos and Behind-the-Scenes Stories Celebrating Our First African American President

Yes We Did: Photos and Behind-the-Scenes Stories Celebrating Our First African American President Lawrence Jackson, Barack Obama
9780525541011
$28.00
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Home Bound: An Uprooted Daughter's Reflections on Belonging

Home Bound: An Uprooted Daughter's Reflections on Belonging Vanessa A. Bee
9781662601330
$28.00
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Black Boy Smile: A Memoir in Moments

Black Boy Smile: A Memoir in Moments D. Watkins
9780306924002
$27.00
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Asylum: A Memoir & Manifesto

Asylum: A Memoir & Manifesto Edafe Okporo
9781982183745
$26.99
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Unprotected: A Memoir

Unprotected: A Memoir Billy Porter
9781419746192
$28.00
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Manifesto: On Never Giving Up

Manifesto: On Never Giving Up Bernardine Evaristo
9780802158901
$27.00
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Punch Me Up To The Gods: A Memoir

Punch Me Up To The Gods: A Memoir Brian Broome
9780358695257
$17.99
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Maya Angelou, Oprah Winfrey
9780812980028
$18.00
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Unbound: My Story of Liberation and the Birth of the Me Too Movement

Unbound: My Story of Liberation and the Birth of the Me Too Movement Tarana Burke
9781250621740
$17.99
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Bad Feminist: Essays

Bad Feminist: Essays Roxane Gay
9780062282712
$17.99
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