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Celebrate Black History Month

February 10th, 2018 · No Comments · Art Room, Books, Children, City Library, E-Books, Events, Main Branch, News, Teens, West Branch

Celebrate Black History Month with these noteworthy books and music CDs!
See our display on the second floor.

Nonfiction

100 Amazing Facts About the Negro, by Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Black Fortunes, by Shomari Wills.

Black Ink: Literary Legends on the Peril, Power, and Pleasure of Reading and Writing, by Stephanie Stokes Oliver.

Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood, by Trevor Noah.

Defining Moments in Black History: Reading Between the Lies, by Dick Gregory.

Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpower, by Brittney Cooper.

Encyclopedia of Black Comics, by Sheena C. Howard.

The Last Black Unicorn, by Tiffany Haddish.

The Mother of Black Hollywood, by Jennifer Lewis.

We’re Going To Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated, and True, by Gabrielle Union.

Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race, by Reni Eddo-Lodge.

Fiction

Behold the Dreamers, by Mbue, Imbolo, author.

The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond, by Brenda Woods.

Bluebird, Bluebird, by Attica Locke.

The goddess of Mtwara and other stories : the Caine Prize for African Writing 2017

The Hate U Give, by Angie Thomas.

Sing, Unburied, Sing, by Jesmyn Ward.

The Stone Sky, by N.K. Jemisin.

Music

Sweetsexysavage, by Kehlani.

Did It For Love, by Leela James

4:44, by Jay-Z.

Let them fall in love, by CeCe Winans.

In it to win it, by Charlie Wilson.

Damn, by Kendrick Lamar.

Freedom Highway, by Rhiannon Giddens.

Trip, by Jhené Aiko.

Ctrl, by SZA

Luv is Rage 2, by Lil Uzi Vert

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