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Join Penguin Random House Library Marketing for Black History Month by celebrating, elevating, and amplifying Black voices. View our list of featured titles below, or check out the full collection on Edelweiss. You Are Your Best Thing: Vulnerability, Shame Resilience, and the Black Experience by Tarana Burke & Brené Brown Tarana Burke and Dr. Brené […]

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Black History Month is the annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history. Honor their legacy by sharing these books by and about African Americans with your patrons. Click for More Books to Celebrate Black History Month. Click to Learn More About Black History Month. Five Days: The […]

We’d like to congratulate Kevin Young on his BCALA’s Best Poetry Award, Books of Hours: Poems, (Knopf) and Cynthia Bond for her fiction Honor Book, Ruby: A Novel (Crown Publishing) as well as all of the winners of this year’s Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Awards, it is such a great honor to be a part of this […]