Best Seller Ballot

The following is a list of bestselling black titles culled from independent black booksellers. Pick 10 titles you would like to see make the BlackBoard top 20 best sellers list.

Best Seller Ballot Live

  • The Wedding Date, Jasmine Guillory (Penguin; 13.50 paperback)
    21% 4 / 19
  • Queenie; Candice Carty –Williams (Gallery/Scout Press 23.50)
    10% 2 / 19
  • Golden Child, Claire Adams (Crown, Archetype 20.80)
    0% 0 / 19
  • The World According to Fannie Davis, Bridgett Davis (Little Brown and Company; 25.20)
    0% 0 / 19
  • On Top of the World, David Lamb (Mammoth Books, 11.99 paperback)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Best African American Fiction 2009; E. Lynn Harris (Random House Publishing Group; 16.00)
    5% 1 / 19
  • Gingerbread, Helen Oyeyemi (Penguin; 24.30)
    0% 0 / 19
  • They All Fall Down, Rachel Howzell Hall (Tom Doherty 24.29)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Before We Were Wicked, by Eric Jerome Dickey (Dutton 24.50)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Carl Weber Presents: Full Figured 13, Mona Love (Urban Books 15.95 Paperback)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Over the Fence, Mary Monroe (Dafina Books, Kensington Books 23.50)
    0% 0 / 19
  • The Care of Feeding Ravenously Hungry Girls, Anissa Gray (Berkley 17.00)
    0% 0 / 19
  • An Unconditional Freedom, Aylssa Cole (Kensington Publishing 15.95)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Fresh Water, Awaeke Emezi ( 14.40)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Trouble in Rio, Carl Weber (Urban Books 24.95)
    0% 0 / 19
  • American Histories Stories, John Edgar Wideman (Simon and Schuster 15.00)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo, Zora Neal Hurston (Deckle Edge 16.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • A Big Girl’s Revenge Ms. Michel Moore (Penguin Random 10.95)
    5% 1 / 19
  • A Lucky Man, Jamal Brinkly (Serpents Tail 11.67)
    0% 0 / 19
  • The Cartel Ashly & JaQuavis (Urban Books 10.74)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Listen to the Lambs Daniel Black (St. Martin’s Press 16.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • In the Not Quite Dark: Dana Johnson (Counterpoint 11.05)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Will Do Magic For Small Change Andrea Hairston (Acqueduct Press 16.90)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Becoming, Michele Obama (Crown; 32.50)
    10% 2 / 19
  • The Truths We Hold; An American Journey, Kamala Harris (Penguin Press; 14.95)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Between The World And Me, Ta-Nehisi Coates (Spiegel & Grau; 23.40)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Not That Bad: Dispatches From Rape Culture, Roxanne Gay (Harper Perennial; 9.06)
    5% 1 / 19
  • Rise And Grind: Out Perform, Out Work, Out Hustle Your Way To A More Successful And Rewarding Life, Daymond John and Daniel Paisner (W.W. Norton; 14.41)
    5% 1 / 19
  • Secrets We Keep: Three Women Of Trinidad, Krystal A. Sital (W.W. Norton; 18.19)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks On Me, Charlamagne Tha God (Atria Books; 14.83)
    0% 0 / 19
  • This Mournable Body, Tsitsi Dangarembga (Graywolfe Press; 10.88)
    0% 0 / 19
  • When They Call You A Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir, Patrisse Khan-Cullors & asha bandele (St. Martins Press; 13.65)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Queen Bey, Veronica Chambers (MacMillan; 16.95)
    0% 0 / 19
  • The Source Of Self Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches and Meditations, Toni Morrison (Knopf; 18.87)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Black Is The Body: Stories From My Mother’s Time, And Mine, Emily Bernard (Knopf; 25.95)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Black Enough: Stories Of Being Young And Black In America, Edited By Ibi Zoboi (Harper Collins; 17.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • It Was All A Dream: A New Generation Confronts The Broken Promise To Black America, Reni Qua Allen (Hachette; 28.00)
    0% 0 / 19
  • On Top Of The World, David Lamb (Wholly Mammoth Books; 11.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Eloquent Rage, Brittney Looper (MacMillan; 16.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Black Fortunes: The Story Of The First Six African Americans Who Escaped Slavery And Became Millionaires, Shomari Wills (Harper Collins; 18.34)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Why Should White Guys Have All The Fun, Reginald Lewis (Harper Collins; 21.44)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Acts Of Faith, Iyania Vanzant (Fireside Touchstone; 12.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Peace From Broken Pieces, Iyania Vanzant (Fireside Touchstone; 13.55)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Brainwashed: Challenging The Myth Of Black Inferiority, Tom Burrell (Wordery; 13.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Accomplished: African American Women In Victorian America, Munroe A. Majors (Bisbite Books; 12.95)
    0% 0 / 19
  • The Warmth Of Other Suns: The Epic Story Of America’s Great Migration, Isabel Wilkerson (13.99)
    0% 0 / 19
  • White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard For White People To Talk About Racism, Robin Diangelo (10.68)
    0% 0 / 19
  • How Not To Get Shot: And Other Advice From White People, D.L. Hughley and Doug Moe (Harper Collins; 18.19)
    0% 0 / 19
  • Binti by Nnedi Okorafor
    0% 0 / 19
  • Let Love Have The Last Word by Common
    5% 1 / 19