Following her best-selling, award-winning novel Glorious, McFadden produces a fantastical historical novel featuring the spirit of Emmett Till.
Featured: Black Interest
An authentic and riveting hip-hop memoir in the Joan Didion tradition from Bronx native Lewis.
Jamaica’s literary lion Colin Channer presents new fiction from the freshest young Jamaican authors and the Calabash International Literary Festival’s Extended Family.
Adam Smyer presents Knucklehead at an InsideStorytime at the Octopus Literary Salon.
Catharine H. Murray discusses Now You See the Sky with imprint curator Ann Hood at Books on the Square. This is a Providence launch event for Murray’s memoir.
News & Features
Wyomia Tyus, author of Tigerbelle, was featured on WBUR Boston’s sports show Only a Game.
- “White Trash” by Nkosi Ife Bandele
- “Dawn of the Aquarians” by Michael Diamond
- “Cranky Chariots” by Pamela Booker
- ANNOUNCING: Limited-Edition Preorder!
Rivers Solomon and An Unkindness of Ghosts featured in the NYT.
- HIRSH SAWHNEY on PBS’s Great American Read!
- “How to Build Your Own Small Press in Brooklyn”
- A Day in the Life at Akashic Books
- Akashic’s Publisher JOHNNY TEMPLE in the NEW YORK TIMES