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    Black Lives Matter at School Week – Feb 3-7, 2020

    Books available in the library!

    Nonfiction:
    Becoming Kareem: Growing Up on and Off the Court by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
    My Lord, What a Morning by Marian Anderson
    The Heart of a Woman
    by Maya Angelou
    Buck
    by MK Asante
    Good Morning Blues: The Autobiography of Count Basie by Count Basie
    Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
    Black Power 50 edited by Sylviane A. Diouf and Komozi Woodard
    Holler if You Hear Me: Searching for Tupac Shakur by Michael Eric Dyson
    Vernon Can Read! by Vernon E. Jordan Jr.
    Blues All Around Me by B.B. King
    The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (edited by Clayton Carson)
    The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother by James McBride
    Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
    The Black Panthers: Portraits from An Unfinished Revolution edited by Bryan Shih and Yohuru Williams
    Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
    The Sky is Not the Limit: Adventures of an Urban Astrophysicist by Neil DeGrasse Tyson
    Men We Reaped by Jesmyn Ward
    Black Boy by Richard Wright
    The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X (as told to Alex Haley)

    Fiction:
    Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
    Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
    Americanah by Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie
    Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimimanda Ngozi Adichie
    Aluta
    by Adwoa Badoe
    Another Country
    by James Baldwin
    Go Tell it On the Mountain by James Baldwin
    Kindred
    by Octavia E. Butler
    Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler
    Parable of the Talents by Octavia E. Butler
    Wild Seed
    by Octavia E. Butler
    What We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons
    The Dew Breaker by Edwidge Danticat
    The Farming of Bones by Edwidge Danticat
    Krik? Krak? by Edwidge Danticat (short stories)
    A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines
    Dark Sons by Nikki Grimes
    Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
    The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N.K. Jemisin
    The Fifth Season (Broken Earth 1) by N.K. Jemisin

    Fiction (continued):
    The Obelisk Gate (Broken Earth 2) by N.K. Jemisin
    Amiable with Big Teeth by Claude McKay
    A Mercy by Toni Morrison
    The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
    The Women of Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor
    Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor
    Akata Warrior by Nnedi Okorafor
    Kabu-Kabu by Nnedi Okorafor (short stories)
    Who Fears Death by Nnedi Okorafor
    Zahrah the Windseeker by Nnedi Okorafor
    The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds
    Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
    X by Ilyasah Shabazz
    Swing Time by Zadie Smith
    An Unkindness of Ghosts by Rivers Solomon
    The Coldest Winter Ever by Sister Souljah
    Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
    Sing Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward
    The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
    Another Brooklyn by Jacqueline Woodson
    American Street by Ibi Zoboi

    Poetry Collections:
    I Shall Not be Moved by Maya Angelou
    In the Mecca by Gwendolyn Brooks
    Ego-Tripping by Nikki Giovanni
    One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance by Nikki Grimes (ed.)
    Here in Harlem: Poems in Many Voices by Walter Dean Myers

    Graphic Novels / Comics:
    Black Panther: A Nation Under Our Feet Book One by Ta-Nehisi Coates, illustrated by Brian Stelfreeze
    March 1-3
    by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin, illustrated by Nate Powell

    Picture Books:
    Harlem by Walter Dean Myers, illustrated by Christopher Myers
    Jazz by Walter Dean Myers, illustrated by Christopher Myers

    Drama:
    A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry
    Fences by August Wilson