Reading List


TBR List of 2021

This Is Major | Shayla Lawson
Slay In Your Lane | Yomi Adegoke
The Source of Self-Regard | Toni Morrison
Communion: The Female Search for Love | bell hooks
Girl Gurl Grrrl | Kenya Hunt
Dear Black Girl | Tamara Winfrey Harris
Unbound | Tarana Burke
On Girlhood: 15 Stories from The Well-Read Black Girl Library | Glory Edim
Sometimes I Trip On How Happy We Could Be | Nichole Perkins
Feeding Your Soul | Tabitha Brown
Promise That You Will Sing About Me: The Power and Poetry of Kendrick Lamar | Miles Marshall Lewis 
Chronicling Stankonia | Regina N. Bradley
The Marathon Don't Stop: The Life and Times of Nipsey Hussle | Rob Kenner

Grown | Tiffany D. Jackson
 A Song Below Water | Bethany Morrow
Concrete Rose | Angie Thomas
Stargazing | Jen Wang
Chlorine Sky | Mahogany L. Browne
Love is a Revolution | Renee Watson
I am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter | Erika L. Sanchez

Song of Solomon | Toni Morrison
The Secret Life of Church Ladies | Deesha Philyaw
The Vanishing Half | Britt Bennett
Take a Hint, Dani Brown | Talia Hibbert
Seven Days in June | Tia Williams (currently reading)
Luster | Raven Leilani
Act Your Age, Eve Brown | Talia Hibbert
Black Cake | Charmaine Wilkerson
Erotique Noire/ Black Erotica | Roseann P. Bell
Crave Part 1: Shae Sanders
Crave Part 2: Shae Sanders

Bicycles | Nikki Giovanni
Directed by Desire | June Jordan
Black Girl, Call Home | Jasmine Mans
There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce | Morgan Parker
Necessary Rebirths | Nicole M. Long
Home For Hurricanes | Nikki Murphy
Finna | Nate Marshall
Build Yourself a Boat | Camonghe Felix
1919 | Eve L. Eving


Favorite Reads of 2020

Eloquent Rage | Brittney Cooper
Hood Feminism | Mikki Kendall
With the Fire on High | Elizabeth Acevedo
The Right Swipe | Alisha Rai
Pride (Love is Cure, Vol. 1) | Brookelyn Mosley
Little Fires Everywhere | Celeste Ng
I'll Fly Away | Rudy Francisco
Citizen: An American Lyric | Claudia Rankine
Teaching My Mother How to Give Birth | Warsan Shire
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