Staff Pick

Franchesca Ramsey was making Youtube videos for over a year when she “quickly” rose to internet fame. Then her video on race then deemed her the “call-out queen” of the internet, and while she was happy to fight against racism and sexism, she soon learned how her life on the internet would bleed into her reality. Her book is part memoir and part tips on being a better ally.

Well, That Escalated Quickly: Memoirs and Mistakes of an Accidental Activist Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538761038
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 22nd, 2018

Staff Pick

Many people know Ms. Lewis from the hit TV show Blackish, but she has contributed much more to TV and film than meets the eye. In her memoir she discusses her struggle with mental illness, sex addiction, and her road to stardom. Fans of Jenifer Lewis will adore this book.

The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062410405
Availability: Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Amistad - November 14th, 2017

Staff Pick

This is the cutest comic I’ve ever read! Hazel and Mari meet while going to church bingo with their grandmothers. They quickly become friends and soon realize they both want more from each other. Because their families force them apart, this becomes a love story that spans over sixty years. By the end of the comic, you see that being your true self offers the possibility of living your happiest life.

Bingo Love Volume 1 Cover Image
By Tee Franklin, Jenn St Onge (Artist), Joy San (Artist)
ISBN: 9781534307506
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Image Comics - February 20th, 2018