Check Out the Well-Read Black Girl Book Club’s Six Picks for Fall

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As part of the American Booksellers Association’s partnership with Well-Read Black Girl (WRBG) founder Glory Edim, participating booksellers are invited to check out this list of suggested titles for their book clubs to try in September, October, and November, including an adult and a young adult title:

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Adult: Everything Inside: Stories by Edwidge Danticat (Knopf)
Young adult: Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite & Maritza Moulite (Inkyard Press)

Adult: Red at the Bone by Jacqueline Woodson (Riverhead Books)
Young adult: The Revolution of Birdie Randolph by Brandy Colbert (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)

Adult: The Yellow House by Sarah Broom (Grove Press)
Young adult: Some Places More Than Others by Renée Watson (Bloomsbury Children’s Books)

Dozens of booksellers have already signed up to host Well-Read Black Girl book clubs in their stores this year. Independent booksellers nationwide are invited to e-mail [email protected] to sign up to host a book club or to share ideas; be sure to include your name, store name, city, and state. Many of the stores that have already signed up are featured on an interactive map on; as stores continue to sign up to host WRBG book clubs, they will be added to this map so customers can find a book club near them. 

Bookstores can also visit the designated Well-Read Black Girl page on to download marketing assets, including a WRBG website stamp, banners, and e-cards, and to join a private Facebook Group.