Below are some of our personal recommendations
for books, blogs, podcasts and more.

Check them out!


“The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander

“We Should All Be Feminists” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie

Americanah” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie

“Half of a Yellow Sun” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie

“Purple Hibiscus” by Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie

“Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates

“I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou

“You Can’t Touch My Hair” by Phoebe Robinson

“Bad Feminist” by Roxane Gay

“Difficult Women” by Roxane Gay

“The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” by Issa Rae

“I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual” by Luvie Ajayi

“Queen Sugar” by Natalie Baszile

“Sister Citizen” by Melissa Harris-Perry

“How To Be Black” by Baratunde Thurston

“Men Explain Things To Me” by Rebecca Solnit

“Women, Race and Class” by Angela Davis

“Sister Outsider” by Audre Lord

“Game Changer: the Unsung Heroines of Sports History” by Molly Schiot

“Rad Women Worldwide” by Kate Schatz and Miriam Klein Stahl

“Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools” by Monique W. Morris

“How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents” by Julia Alvarez

“In the Time of Butterflies” by Julia Alvarez

“The House on Mango Street” by Sandra Cisneros

“Casi Una Mujer” by Esmerelda Santiago

“When I was Puerto Rican” by Esmerelda Santiago

“Bless Me, Ultima” by Rudolfo Anaya

“Bird of Paradise: How I Became a Latina” by Raquel Cepeda

“The House of Spirits” by Isabel Allende

“Island Beneath the Sea” by Isabel Allende

“Persepolis” by Marjane Satrapi

“Pioneers of the Possible” by Angella M. Nazarian

“My Beloved World” by Sonia Sotomayor

“Unaccustomed Earth” by Jhumpa Lahiri

“White Teeth” by Zadie Smith

“On Beauty” by Zadie Smith

“The Fire This Time” by James Baldwin

“Notes of a Native Son” by James Baldwin

“Wild Swans” by Jung Chang

“Good Girls Marry Doctors” by Piyali Bhattarchaya

“Orientalism” by Edward Said

“The Bluest Eye” by Toni Morrison

“Their Eyes Were Watching God” by Zora Neale Hurston

“Capitalism: A Ghost Story” by Arundhati Roy