Now Available: The Year of Needy Girls by Patricia A. Smith.
Category: Akashic Insider
Unsportsmanlike Conduct by Jessica Luther has been named A Boston Globe Best Book of 2016. Congratulations Jessica! The book—and most other titles on our list—is available at a 50% discount until December 2106, by using the coupon code HS2016 upon check out.
Changers Book Three: Kim by T Cooper & Allison Glock-Cooper is now available.
The Worst Breakfast by China Miéville & Zak Smith has been named a Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2016.
Last month Akashic Books released The Worst Breakfast coauthored by Zak Smith and China Miéville, with illustrations from Smith on our Black Sheep imprint for young readers. Learn more about Zak Smith’s singular vision here.
To mark the release of our Ziggy Marley and Family Cookbook, we’re pleased to present Ziggy’s recipe for “Mancakes”—a delicious and healthful way to start (or, who are we kidding, finish) any day.
International best-selling rock band Garbage presents its own autobiography, a gorgeous, full-color coffee-table book with text and images galore.
To mark the release of Unsportsmanlike Conduct: College Football and the Politics of Rape — the latest from our Edge of Sports imprint — we’re featuring a statement from imprint curator and editor Dave Zirin on this important, timely book’s place in the sportswriting narrative.
Featured: Black Interest
- Bronx Biannual: The Literary Journal of Urbane Urban Literature
- Prayer for the Living
- Black History Digit
- Addis Ababa Noir (Ethiopia)
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Nne)
- Jesus Boy
- Tales of the Out & the Gone
- Lagos Noir (Nigeria)
- Black Music
- So Many Islands: Stories from the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Indian, and Pacific Oceans
- A Tall History of Sugar