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Never Stop

Never Stop

The wrenching memoir of Simba Sana, the cofounder and former leader of Karibu Books, a major indie-bookselling phenomenon and perhaps the most successful black-owned company in the history of the book industry.

My Brown Baby

My Brown Baby

A curated collection of the best essays from Denene Millner's critically acclaimed blog, all of which speak to the experiences of African-American motherhood and parenting black children.

All Jokes Aside

Following on his critically acclaimed 2012 documentary Phunny Business, Raymond Lambert delivers an uproarious and insightful memoir on the heralded Chicago comedy club, All Jokes Aside, which helped launch the careers of Jamie Foxx, Mo'Nique, Chris Rock, Steve Harvey, Dave Chappelle, and many more of today's household names in entertainment.

Twisted

Twisted

A witty, fascinating, and unprecedented account of black male identity as seen through our culture's perceptions of hair.