Winner of the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize
Every Day Is for the Thief—originally published in Nigeria in 2007—is a wholly original work of fiction. This revised and updated edition is the first version of this unique book to be made available outside Africa.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize & National Book Award
Named one of the Best Books of the Year according to The New York Times, The Boston Globe, and NPR (among others), The Underground Railroad is both the gripping tale of one woman’s will to escape the horrors of bondage—and a powerful meditation on the history we all share.
The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter is a monumental epic deftly bridging the political and the poetic, and wrought by one of America’s most recently recognized treasures.
History & Education
“A hard-hitting revisionist history of civil rights activism" - Kirkus Review
By showing us the complex reality of the movement, the power of its organizing, and the beauty and scope of the vision, Theoharis proves that there was nothing natural or inevitable about the progress that occurred. A More Beautiful and Terrible History will change our historical frame, revealing the richness of our civil rights legacy, the uncomfortable mirror it holds to the nation, and the crucial work that remains to be done.
Intimate in feeling, astonishing in scope, and impossible to put down, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks captures the beauty and drama of scientific discovery, as well as its human consequences.
An Instant Feminst Classic
Compelling, direct, wryly funny, and perceptive, Dear Ijeawele offers specifics on how we can empower our daughters to become strong, independent women. Here, too, are ways parents can raise their children–both sons and daughters–beyond a culture’s limiting gender prescriptions.
Biographies, Essays & Memoirs
One of the most beloved authors of her generation
A New York Times Bestseller & NPR Best Book
The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime New York Times bestseller about one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed.
A collection of African wisdom
From the New York Times bestselling author of 'Everything, Everything'
An instant classic with an intense love story, but to understand the characters and their story, we must know everything about them and everything that came before them.