Drifting author Katia D. Ulysse welcomes us to 2017 with a touching look back at who we lost in 2016, and a moving call to face the new year with love and thanks.
Congratulations to Bernice L. McFadden, winner of the 2017 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work (Fiction) for The Book of Harlan!
Celebrating the release of Changers Book Three: Kim, authors T Cooper and Allison Glock-Cooper, plus special musical guest Laurie Ray, discussed their latest in the Changers series at Charis Books and More in Atlanta, Georgia.
Ziggy Marley will be signing copies of the Ziggy Marley and Family Cookbook at the Barnes & Noble at the Grove in Los Angeles.
Festival de la Palabra and the Loisaida Center present: San Juan Noir —A Reading and Book Signing Celebration.
Thank you, Village Voice, for naming Akashic Books the Best Indie Publisher for 2016!
Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.
Join the 2016 OCM Bocas winners for a Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event on Wed. 9/14 in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Featured: Black Interest
- Bronx Biannual: The Literary Journal of Urbane Urban Literature
- A History of the African-American People (Proposed) by Strom Thurmond, as told to Percival Everett & James Kincaid (A Novel)
- The Roving Tree
- John Crow’s Devil
- The Half That’s Never Been Told: The Real-Life Reggae Adventures of Doctor Dread
- Black Orchid Blues
- Kingston Noir (Jamaica)
- Black Music
- She’s Gone
- So Much Things to Say: 100 Poets from the First Ten Years of the Calabash International Literary Festival
- Black Marks