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Teens’ Book Recommendations:

African American Voices



The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson

Punching the Air by Ibi Zoboi

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

The Black Kids by Christina Hammonds Reed

You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson

I’m Not Dying With You Tonight by Gilly Segal and Kimberly Jones

A Song Below Water by Bethany C. Morrow

Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson

A Phoenix First Must Burn by Patrice Caldwell

All the Things We Never Knew by Liara Tamani

Not So Pure and Simple by Lamar Giles

Black Enough edited by Ibi Zoboi

Color Me In by Natasha Diaz

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds


All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson

When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-Cullers and Asha Bandele

Stamped by Jason Reynolds

Stolen Justice by Lawrence Goldstone

Graphic Novels

March by John Lewis

As the Crow Flies by Melanie Gilman

I Am Alfonso Jones by Tony Medina