Rivers Solomon’s An Unkindness of Ghosts is a Best Book of 2017!
Listen to an interview on KUT with Unsportsmanlike Conduct‘s Jessica Luther, one year about the publication of this acclaimed, hard-hitting exposé.
Download a copy of Adios Muchachos for absolutely free until Sunday, October 15!
Rivers Solomon’s An Unkindness of Ghosts featured in The Rumpus including an exclusive excerpt and an interview with Rivers!
A huge congratulations to Bernice L. McFadden for winning the 2017 American Book Award for her latest novel The Book of Harlan! This is in addition to winning the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work (Fiction), and being named a Washington Post Notable Book of 2016.
Congratulations to Montague Kobbé on the world premiere of the onstage adaptation of his collection Tales of Bed Sheets and Departure Lounges!
Akashic remembers Albert “Prodigy” Johnson, who passed away on June 20, 2017.
Congratulations to Megan Abbott on her 2017 Anthony Awards Nomination for Best Novel (You Will Know Me) and Best Short Story (“Oxford Girl” featured in Mississippi Noir)!
Featured: Black Interest
- The Book of Harlan
- A History of the African-American People (Proposed) by Strom Thurmond, as told to Percival Everett & James Kincaid (A Novel)
- Loving Donovan
- Caribbean Debuts Digit
- So Many Islands: Stories from the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Indian, and Pacific Oceans
- Bedrock Faith
- The Sexy Part of the Bible
- Confessions of a Ex-Doofus-ItchyFooted Mutha
- Hadriana in All My Dreams