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Compelling stories written by African American authors.
Real people. Real events. From biography to self-help to history.
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Contemporary, realistic romance for young adults.
Smart, strong, and multi-dimensional women. Forget the damsel in distress, these ladies take charge of their lives and stand up for what they believe in.
Betrayals, lies, plotting a grand scheme, and twists that keep you guessing until the very end. Can you figure out who done it before the last page?
Books where queer representation is at the forefront.
Robots, rebels, time travelers, strange technology, and more!
Books solidly grounded in real life - these stories could actually happen!