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Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn

A fascinating collection of Frederick Douglass’s always-controversial speeches in Brooklyn, New York.

Amiri Baraka 3-for-1 Sale!

For a limited time, purchase three of Amiri Baraka’s titles (Tales of the Out & the Gone, Black Music, and Home: Social Essays) together for only $16.95!

The Lunatic

The first-ever US publication of the Caribbean comic classic that is also a major motion picture.

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Upcoming Events

Milwaukee Noir — Barnes & Noble Southland Center, Racine, WI

5/25/19, 4:00pm

Tim Hennessy presents Milwaukee Noir at the Racine Barnes & Noble. Hennessy will appear on an author panel at 4:00 PM and will be signing books at 6:00 PM.

Bernice L. McFadden — Go On Girl! Book Club’s 27th Annual Author Awards Gala, Ft. Lauderdale, FL


Bernice L. McFadden will be honored as Go On Girl! Book Club’s 2018 Author of the Year for The Book of Harlan at the 27th Annual Author Awards Gala. Specific time TBA.

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