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100 Recommended Books by Women of Color

A compilation of books, authored by women of color, that frequently show up on recommendation lists.
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Ain't I a Woman
Ain't I a Woman
2
Americanah (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
Americanah (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
3
An American Marriage (Tayari Jones)
An American Marriage (Tayari Jones)
4
Bad Feminist (Roxane Gay)
Bad Feminist (Roxane Gay)
5
Becoming (Michelle Obama)
Becoming (Michelle Obama)
6
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
7
The Bluest Eye
The Bluest Eye
8
The Body Is Not an Apology (Sonya Renee Taylor)
The Body Is Not an Apology (Sonya Renee Taylor)
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9
The Bone Shard Daughter (Andrea Stewart)
The Bone Shard Daughter (Andrea Stewart)
10
The Bonesetter's Daughter
The Bonesetter's Daughter
11
The Book of Unknown Americans (Cristina Henriquez)
The Book of Unknown Americans (Cristina Henriquez)
12
Brown Girl Dreaming (Jacqueline Woodson)
Brown Girl Dreaming (Jacqueline Woodson)
13
The Buddha in the Attic (Julie Otsuka)
The Buddha in the Attic (Julie Otsuka)
14
Caste (Isabel Wilkerson)
Caste (Isabel Wilkerson)
15
Ceremony
Ceremony
16
Children of Blood and Bone (Tomi Adyemi)
Children of Blood and Bone (Tomi Adyemi)
17
The City We Became (N.K.Jemisin)
The City We Became (N.K.Jemisin)
18
The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
19
Conjure Women (AFIa Atakora)
Conjure Women (AFIa Atakora)
20
The Daevabad Trilogy (S.A. Chakraborty)
The Daevabad Trilogy (S.A. Chakraborty)
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21
Dominicana (Angie Cruz)
Dominicana (Angie Cruz)
22
Everything I Never Told You (Celeste Ng)
Everything I Never Told You (Celeste Ng)
23
The Broken Earth Trilogy (N.K. Jemisin)
The Broken Earth Trilogy (N.K. Jemisin)
24
Firekeeper's Daughter (Angeline Boulley)
Firekeeper's Daughter (Angeline Boulley)
25
The Girl With the Louding Voice (Abi Daré)
The Girl With the Louding Voice (Abi Daré)
26
Girl, Woman, Other (Bernardine Evaristo)
Girl, Woman, Other (Bernardine Evaristo)
27
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
28
Gods of Jade and Shadow (Silvia Moreno-Garcia)
Gods of Jade and Shadow (Silvia Moreno-Garcia)
29
Good Talk (Mira Jacob)
Good Talk (Mira Jacob)
30
Half of a Yellow Sun (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
Half of a Yellow Sun (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
31
Halsey Street (Naima Coster)
Halsey Street (Naima Coster)
32
The Hate U Give (Angie Thomas)
The Hate U Give (Angie Thomas)
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33
Homegoing (Yaa Gyasi)
Homegoing (Yaa Gyasi)
34
Hood Feminism (Mikki Kendall)
Hood Feminism (Mikki Kendall)
35
The House of Spirits
The House of Spirits
36
The House on Mango Street (Sandra Cisneros)
The House on Mango Street (Sandra Cisneros)
37
The Housekeeper and the Professor (Yoko Ogawa)
The Housekeeper and the Professor (Yoko Ogawa)
38
How Much of These Hills Is Gold (C Pam Zhang)
How Much of These Hills Is Gold (C Pam Zhang)
39
Hunger (Roxane Gay)
Hunger (Roxane Gay)
40
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
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