Anti-racism Reading List

Anti-racism reading list graphic by Jane Mount

 

Below are links to the books listed in this Ideal Bookshelf graphic by Jane Mount. Many of these titles are temporarily out of stock. If the book is not available at the moment, we have provided a link to the audio version, through our audio book partner Libro.fm.

 

 

 

* So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo paperback

* How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)

* Me and White Supremacy: Combat Racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor by Layla Saad (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)

* An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

* White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)

* I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness by Austin Channing Brown (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)

* An African American and Latinx History of the United States by Paul Ortiz

* Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi 

* Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi 

* The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

* The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson

* America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America by Jim Wallis and Bryan Stevenson

* The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein

* Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson

* Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

* Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People (Paperback) by Mahzarin R. Banaji and Anthony G. Greenwald

* Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? by Mumia Abu-Jamal

* Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?: And Other Conversations About Race by Beverly Daniel Tatum (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)

* When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir by Patrisse Khan-Cullors and asha Bandele (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)

* Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

* The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin

* Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning by Cathy Park Hong

* Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America by Michael Eric Dyson

* The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks About Race by Jesmyn Ward

* Good Talk: A Memoir in Conversations by Mira Jacob

* Mindful of Race by Ruth King

* Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)

* This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work by Tiffany Jewell (Due to arrive at distributor warehouse this month)