24 results   page 1 of 2   >
view sort by
Fiction - African American - Historical
cover_9780593166970
Author: James McBride | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: March 03, 2020
From James McBride, author of the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird, comes a wise and witty novel about what happens to the witnesses of a shooting.In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into ...
cover_9780593166970
Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates | Narrator: Joe Morton
Release Date: September 24, 2019
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • From the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me, a boldly conjured debut novel about a magical gift, a devastating loss, and an underground war...
Author: Laura Kalpakian | Narrator: Alexandra Harris
Release Date: April 16, 2019
The daughter of Hollywood royalty, Roxanne Granville is used to getting what she wants—even if she has to break the rules. But after a falling-out with her grandfather, a powerful movie mogul, she has to face life on her own for the first time....
Author: Marlon James | Narrator: Dion Graham
Release Date: February 19, 2019
FINALIST FOR THE 2019 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD The New York Times Bestseller "A fantasy world as well-realized as anything Tolkien made." --Neil Gaiman "Gripping, action-packed....The literary equivalent of a Marvel Comics universe." --Michiko Kakutani,...
Author: Lauren Wilkinson | Narrator: Bahni Turpin
Release Date: February 12, 2019
“American Spy updates the espionage thriller with blazing originality.”—Entertainment Weekly“There has never been anything like it.”—Marlon James, GQ“So much fun . . . Like the best of John le Carr&...
Author: Esi Edugyan | Narrator: Dion Graham
Release Date: September 18, 2018
• TOP TEN BOOK OF THE YEAR: New York Times, Washington Post, TIME, Entertainment Weekly, Slate• ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: Boston Globe, NPR, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, The Economist, Bustle• WINNER...
Author: Ralph Ellison, Adam Bradley and John F. Callahan | Narrator: Arthur Morey and Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: April 17, 2018
At his death in 1994, Ralph Ellison left behind roughly two thousand pages of his unfinished second novel, which he had spent nearly four decades writing. Long awaited, it was to have been the work Ellison intended to follow his masterpiece, Invisibl...
Author: Elaine Neil Orr | Narrator: Cassandra Campbell
Release Date: April 03, 2018
From the critically acclaimed writer of A Different Sun, a Southern coming-of-age novel that sets three very different young people against the tumultuous years of the American civil rights movement...Tacker Hart left his home in North Carolina as a ...
Author: Sue Monk Kidd | Narrator: Jenna Lamia, Sue Monk Kidd and Adepero Oduye
Release Date: September 05, 2017
From the celebrated author of The Secret Life of Bees and the forthcoming novel The Book of Longings, a #1 New York Times bestseller about two unforgettable American womenWriting at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Su...
Author: Ann Weisgarber | Narrator: Quincy Tyler Bernstine
Release Date: September 06, 2016
Soon to be a Major Motion Picture Starring Emmy Award Winner and Oscar Nominee Viola Davis; "An eye-opening look at the little-explored area of a black frontier woman in the American West." --Chicago Sun-Times Praised by Alice Walker and ...
Author: Yaa Gyasi | Narrator: Dominic Hoffman
Release Date: June 07, 2016
Winner of the NBCC's John Leonard First Book PrizeA New York Times 2016 Notable BookOne of Oprah’s 10 Favorite Books of 2016NPR's Debut Novel of the YearOne of Buzzfeed's Best Fiction Books Of 2016One of Time's Top 10 Novels of 2016“...
Author: Fiona Sussman | Narrator: Nicolette McKenzie
Release Date: October 06, 2015
Set against the tumultuous background of apartheid South Africa, a powerful and moving debut about family, sacrifice, and discovering what it means to belong… Celia Mphephu knows her place in the world. A black servant working in the white sub...