2018 Book Club Picks

January – Sing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn Ward

February – This Will Be My Undoing by Morgan Jerkins

March – An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

April – Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi

May – Halsey Street by Naima Coster

June – Heads of the Colored People: Stories by Nafissa Thompson-Spires

JanuaryThe Mothers by Brit Bennett
February – Swing Time by Zadie Smith
MarchWhatever Happened to Interracial Love? by Kathleen Collins
AprilDifficult Women by Roxane Gay
May – This Is Just My Face by Gabourey Sidibe
June – What It Means When a Man Falls From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah
JulyNo One is Coming to Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts
AugustWhat We Lose by Zinzi Clemmons
September – Electric Arches by Eve Ewing
October –   A Moonless, Starless Sky
November – An Unkindness of Ghosts
December – My Soul Looks Back

JanuaryThe Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
FebruaryJam on the Vine by LaShonda Katrice Barnett
MarchWe Love You, Charlie Freeman by Kaitlyn Greenidge
AprilSummer of the Cicadas by Cole Lavalais
JuneHomegoing by Yaa Gyasi
JulyThe Perfect Find by Tia Williams
AugustHere Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn
SeptemberThe Thunder Beneath Us by Nicole Blades
NovemberYou Can’t Touch My Hair by Phoebe Robinson
DecemberThe Mothers by Brit Bennett

AugustBetween the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
SeptemberThe Star Side of Bird Hill by Naomi Jackson
November – The Turner House by Angela Flournoy
December – Negroland: A Memoir by Margo Jefferson