Somebody's Sinning in My Bed

In Somebody’s Sinning in My Bed, Pat G’Orge-Walker—best-selling author of the Sister Betty series—delivers a tale of infidelity and its consequences. Reverend Grayson...

Deadly Charm

Claudia Mair Burney's mysteries starring forensic psychologist Amanda Bell Brown have garnered high praise for their wit, style, and their sassy heroine. Ezekiel Thunder, a...

Saved Folk in the House

Sonnie Beverly draws on her experiences with African- American church groups to create realistic characters. In this debut novel, three black women from one neighborhood take...

Blues from Down Deep

Award winner and national best-selling author Gwynne Forster has written Beyond Desire and When Twilight Comes. In Blues from Down Deep Forster tells the story of Regina Pearson,...

Passin'

Essence best-selling author and winner of the Nubian Literary Award, Karen E. Quinones Miller was also named Author of the Year by Turning Pages Book Club. Passin' introduces...

The Voice that Challenged a Nation Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights

Winner of the Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, The Voice That Challenged a Nation is an inspiring biography. In the 1930s, black singer Marian Anderson was not...

My Face Is Black Is True Callie House and the Struggle for Ex-Slave Reparations

Award-winning Civil Rights advocate Mary Frances Berry sheds new light on the fight for reparations. Callie House, an ex-slave who led the fight, founded the Ex-Slave Mutual...

Divas of Damascus Road

Author Michelle Stimpson has drawn praise from both readers and critics for her sassy, realistic characters. Her edgy Christian fiction focuses on the redeeming power of God...

Open House Of Family, Friends, Food, Piano Lessons, and the Search for a Room of My Own

A columnist who regularly contributes to The Nation and The Village Voice, Patricia J. Williams is also a professor of law at Columbia University and the recipient of a MacArthur...