Suggested Reading in Black History

Black History Month 2014 

This selection of titles, in celebration of Black History Month, highlights African-American literature, culture, and history. Visit any Tattered Cover location and check out our displays or follow this link for more reading suggestions.

The Butler: A Witness to History by Wil Haygood

Little Green: An Easy Rawlins Mystery by Walter Mosley

Chasing Utopia: A Hybrid poems by Nikki Giovanni

March: Book One, winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell
The Butler: A Witness to History Cover Image
By Wil Haygood, Lee Daniels (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781476752990
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Published: 37 Ink - July 30th, 2013

Little Green Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780307949783
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Published: Vintage Books - January 28th, 2014

Chasing Utopia: A Hybrid Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780688156978
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Published: William Morrow & Company - October 29th, 2013

March, Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603093002
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 13th, 2013

Waking from the Dream: The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr. Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781400065462
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Published: Random House - January 14th, 2014

12 Years a Slave: (Movie Tie-In) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143125419
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Published: Penguin Books - September 4th, 2013

A Chair for My Mother Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780688040741
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Published: Greenwillow Books - January 23rd, 2007

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781400052189
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Published: Broadway Books - March 8th, 2011

America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780310330912
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Published: Zondervan - January 22nd, 2013

Invisible Man Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679732761
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Published: Vintage Books USA - March 14th, 1995