A Jamaican father and his adult son travel across the island together in a touching and humorous novel that explores family reconciliation.
Subject: New Releases
During World War II, two African American musicians are captured by the Nazis in Paris and imprisoned at the Buchenwald concentration camp.
In advance of the 2016 Olympics, Akashic launches Dave Zirin’s new sports imprint—Edge of Sports—with a dramatic memoir by Olympic gold medalist Anthony Ervin.
A modern-day King Lear, a novel of greed, resentment, jealousy, betrayal, and romance set in Trinidad, Jamaica, and Barbados.
Zeigler tells the story of how sports has been radically transformed for LGBT athletes in the past four years.
Based on a true, ripped-from-the-headlines story, a voyage into the noir heart of present-day Guatemala.
The long-awaited debut novel from acclaimed author Eteraz; a darkly comic, provocative, and insightful vision of the contemporary American experience.
A gorgeously written and tightly plotted mystery novel that brings the city of Delhi alive, in ways both enchanting and provocative.
This sequel to the original best-selling New Orleans Noir takes a literary tour through some of the darkest writing in New Orleans history.
This limited-edition nine-piece box set, an African Poetry Book Fund (APBF) project, features the work of new African poets.
Kobbé’s hilarious social novel centers on a comically failed business venture on the island of Anguilla, brilliantly echoing A Confederacy of Dunces and Herman Wouk’s Don’t Stop the Carnival.
With Rio Noir, the Akashic Noir Series delves for the first time into South America.
A gripping portrait of a rural Indiana town still reeling from the unsolved 1980s murder of a gay teen.
Grief, violence, and history collide to offer a radical look at childhood and migration in suburban New England.
Stockholm Noir joins Copenhagen Noir and Helsinki Noir in powerfully representing the Akashic Noir Series in Scandinavia.