Staff Picks categorized 'african-american'

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The Work of Elizabeth Catlett

In honor of Black History Month, check out these titles about Elizabeth Catlett and other Black women artists.
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Slices of Inner Black Life: New Realistic Short Story Collections

Written by Black authors from different countries, of different ages and from different life experiences, these short story collections masterfully find the moments in life when people’s personalities change – either deliberately or inadvertently.  
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Black Joy

These books celebrate Black kids--from babies to middle schoolers--being kids.
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Speculative, Surreal and Uncanny Short Fiction Collections

The speculative is a space in fiction where the unexpected and impossible can creep in. These recent collections of short stories all deal in the speculative fiction realm but vary in approach and tone. Take a look and find one to suit your mood!