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Featured: Black Interest

Gathering of Waters

Following her best-selling, award-winning novel Glorious, McFadden produces a fantastical historical novel featuring the spirit of Emmett Till.

Scars of the Soul Are Why Kids Wear Bandages When They Don’t Have Bruises

An authentic and riveting hip-hop memoir in the Joan Didion tradition from Bronx native Lewis.

Iron Balloons: Hit Fiction From Jamaica’s Calabash Writer’s Workshop

Jamaica’s literary lion Colin Channer presents new fiction from the freshest young Jamaican authors and the Calabash International Literary Festival’s Extended Family.

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Upcoming Events

Adam Smyer — The Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland, CA

11/15/18, 7:00pm

Adam Smyer presents Knucklehead at an InsideStorytime at the Octopus Literary Salon.

Catharine H. Murray, Ann Hood — Books on the Square, Providence, RI

11/15/18, 7:00pm

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.

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