Palouse Anti-Racist Reading Group
Welcome to the Palouse Anti-Racist Reading Group and thank you for choosing BookPeople of Moscow! This month's selections are listed below for your easy access. A special 10% discount will be added to all applicable materials when you use the discount code that was provided with your reading list. Thank you for doing the work. Thank you for supporting these authors, publishers, and this local business. See you again next month!
PS A note from BookPeople of Moscow about delivery and backordered titles:
BookPeople of Moscow has arranged with Swale for once a week deliveries to Palouse, where customers can pick up their books during Swale's business hours. Swale is located at 125 E Main, Palouse, WA; current hours are: Thur - Sat, 10a - 5p, or by appointment. www.swaleaway.com
To choose this option please look for "Free Palouse Delivery" in your shipping options that you can choose once you have entered your shipping address.
The nation-wide demand for many of these titles is huge, which is good news. The publishers are in the process of getting the books reprinted and then sent out to our distributors. We have plenty of copies on backorder and will receive them as soon as they're available, so please rest assured that your orders for backordered books will be filled as soon as possible, and will not be canceled, lost, or unfulfilled. Thank you! Carol and staff
- How to Be Less Stupid About Race by Crystal Marie Fleming
- Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad and Robin DiAngelo
- If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin
- Stamped by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi
- (Ages 0-4) A is for Activist Board Book by Innosanto Nagara
- (Ages 4-8) Before John Was a Jazz Giant: A Song of John Coltrane by Carole Boston Weatherford
- (Ages 7-10) The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth & Harlem’s Greatest Bookstore by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
A unique and irreverent take on everything that's wrong with our “national conversation about race”—and what to do about it
The New York Times and USA Today bestseller This eye-opening book challenges you to do the essential work of unpacking your biases, and helps white people take action and dismantle the privilege within themselves so that you can stop (often unconsciously) inflicting damage on people of color, and in t
In this honest and stunning novel that inspired the award-winning major motion picture of the same name, James Baldwin has given America a moving story of love in the face of injustice.
"A major work of Black American fiction... His best novel yet, even Baldwin's most devoted readers are due to be stunned by it." –The New Republic
The #1 New York Times bestseller and a USAToday bestseller!A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America
This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.
“Reading it is almost like reading Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States, but for two-year olds—full of pictures and rhymes and a little cat to find on every page that will delight the curious toddler and parents alike.”—Occupy Wall Street
Young John Coltrane was all ears. And there was a lot to hear growing up in the South in the 1930s: preachers praying, music on the radio, the bustling of the household. These vivid noises shaped John's own sound as a musician. Carole Boston Weatherford and Sean Qualls have composed an amazingly rich hymn to the childhood of jazz legend John Coltrane.
In the 1930s, Lewis's dad, Lewis Michaux Sr., had an itch he needed to scratch--a book itch. How to scratch it? He started a bookstore in Harlem and named it the National Memorial African Bookstore.