New, popular, and upcoming releases of
African American Books

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Romance * Mystery * Street / Urban * Suspense / Thriller * Fiction * Science Fiction  *
Inspirational / Self-Help  * NonfictionChildren & Young Readers

Have you read something that knocked your boots and socks off? Share that “guilty pleasure” or that “must read”! The only criteria is that it should be something that you have read this year. Post the book and your comments!

Murder at Cape Three Points by Kwei Quartey

Accra’s hotshot Detective Inspector Darko Dawson returns to solve a complex mystery that will take him out of the city to the beautiful coasts of Ghana, where a grim double-murder seems to have larger political implications. At Cape Three Points…

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2014 National Book Club Conference

To be held August 8-10, 2014 at the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead.

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2014 Black Writers on Tour – April 19

Saturday, April 19, 2014–9:00 A.M. – 6 P.M. SEMINAR SCHEDULE Carson Community Center • 801 East Carson Street, Carson CA • (310) 835-0212 Black Writers on Tour line: (323) Telephone: (323) 750-3592 , E-mail: DrRosie@aol.com Paid Seminars For Writers And…

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2014 Los Angeles Black Book Expo – September 13

Panel discussions, workshops, a children’s corner, spoken word pavilion, and the best in local and national authors, writers and poets are featured at the L.A. Black Book Expo. It all happens on September 13, 2014, Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza. The…

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2014 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books began in 1996 with a simple goal: to bring together the people who create books with the people who love to read them. The Festival was an immediate success and has evolved to…

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Find new and soon-to-be-released books by and about African Americans!

Readers! Are you looking for a new book or a new author? Here you will find the latest releases of works in fiction and nonfiction celebrating African American life and culture.

Authors! Do you want to share your book and press releases with a larger audience? Here is your opportunity to highlight your published work, be it book of fiction or nonfiction or a volume of poetry. But, even more, announce when and where you are touring and conducting your booksignings, including award nominations. We are here to help you get exposure and promote your works, including news events of interest.

Publishers, here you can feature your authors and news events, including awards and conferences that will showcase your authors and books. Share the latest news affecting the publication and selling of African American books, including announcements for literary awards, book fairs and festivals, and conferences.

Book Stores! Booksellers! Libraries! Do you want everyone to know about your book events? Book Stores can announce the events taking place at your store. Libraries and book clubs, too, are welcomed to announce their activities and featured events. Even if it is just a good place to sit down and have a good read.