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  • Conjure Women
    Afia Atakora
    Hardcover: 04/07/2020
     
    A mother and daughter with a shared talent for healing - and for the conjuring of curses - are at the heart of...
  • The Old Drift
    Namwali Serpell
    Paperback: 03/19/2020
     
    An electrifying debut from the winner of the 2015 Caine Prize for African writing, The Old Drift is the Great ...
  • Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree
    Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani
    Paperback: 03/10/2020
     
    Based on interviews with young women who were kidnapped by Boko Haram, a Muslim terrorist group, this poignant...
  • Watch Us Rise
    Renee Watson, Ellen Hagen
    Paperback: 02/11/2020
     
    Newbery Honor and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author Renée Watson teams up with poet Ellen Hagan in ...
  • Black Leopard, Red Wolf: The Dark Star Trilogy
    Marlon James
    Paperback: 02/04/2020
     
    In the stunning first novel in Marlon James's Dark Star trilogy, myth, fantasy, and history come together to ...
  • The Black Cathedral
    Marcial Gala
    Hardcover: 01/07/2020
     
    Haunting and transcendently twisted, this English-language debut from a Cuban literary star is a tale of race,...
  • Mary Toft; or, The Rabbit Queen
    Dexter Palmer
    Hardcover: 11/19/2019
     
    In 1726, in the town of Godalming, England, a woman confounded the nation's medical community by giving birth ...

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