Books on Race and Racism

Here is a list of both non-fiction and fiction books picked especially for their focus on race, black history and culture, and colonization, to educate and bring awareness to the systemic racism all too prevelant in our world right now. If you have suggestions of books to add to this list, please email info@bearpondbooks.com.

 

The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration Cover Image
$15.30
ISBN: 9780679763888
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage Books - October 4th, 2011

The Sellout Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781250083258
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Picador USA - March 1st, 2016

Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America Cover Image
$22.49
ISBN: 9781250135995
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: St. Martin's Press - January 17th, 2017

Between the World and Me Cover Image
$22.50
ISBN: 9780812993547
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Spiegel & Grau - July 14th, 2015

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781568585987
Availability: Special Order
Published: Nation Books - August 15th, 2017

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The Hate U Give Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9780062498533
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - February 28th, 2017

The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781501126352
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Published: Scribner Book Company - June 20th, 2017

A Colony in a Nation Cover Image
$24.26
ISBN: 9780393254228
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 21st, 2017

How It Went Down Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9781250068231
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Published: Square Fish - December 15th, 2015

Taking Bullets: Terrorism and Black Life in Twenty-First Century America Confronting White Nationalism, Supremacy, Privilege, Plutocra Cover Image
$16.16
ISBN: 9780883783610
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Third World Press - April 4th, 2016