An African American man confronts a heart of darkness when his family moves from Los Angeles to a small town in Norway.
Featured: Black Interest
Finding the Black Lotus murderer is Detective Wolf’s chance to avoid an Internal Affairs investigation. That’s when things get personal.
The death of a Jamaican man’s father raises questions about the father’s political endeavors, and about the plight of 1980s Jamaica.
Don Noble and contributors Carolyn Haines and Ravi Howard present Alabama Noir, hosted by Thank You Books.
Arthur Nersesian in conversation with Bob Odenkirk, introduced by Johnny Temple, to celebrate the release of The Five Books of (Robert) Moses, hosted by Book Club. Full details TBA.
News & Features
Akashic Books is pleased to announce LyricPop, A New Picture Book Series Presenting Your Favorite Song Lyrics, Launching today.
- “Murder by Glowworm” by JJ Munro
- “Afro-Puff Daddy” by Nkosi Ife Bandele
- “Over Before It Started” by Robert Mangeot
- “Tears of Growth” by Monica Pollin
Click here to watch Samuel L. Jackson read Adam Mansbach’s STAY THE F— AT HOME!
- Heatin’ Up: Ben Okri’s THE FREEDOM ARTIST
- Ryan O’Callaghan on CBS This Morning with Gayle King!
- A TALL HISTORY OF SUGAR Receives Glowing NEW YORK TIMES Review!
- “A Publishing Factory Grows in Brooklyn”