Fiction > Teen/Young Adult > Self-Discovery/Identity/Love

Jaime Adoff

Jimi and Me

B.A. Binns

Minority Of One (Farrington Tales) #3

Philana Marie Boles

Glitz

Coe Booth

Tyrell #1

Kendra #2

Bronxwood #3

Cassandra Carter

16 Isn’t Always Sweet

Veronica Chambers

Plus

Alice Childress

A Hero Ain’t Nothin’ but a Sandwich

Rainbow Jordan

Those Other People

Breena Clarke

River, Cross My Heart  

Dana Davidson

Played

David Anthony Durham

Gabriel’s Story 

Zetta Elliott

A Wish After Midnight

(Florence Onye) Buchi Emecheta

The Family: A Novel 

Diana Evans

26a: A Novel

Wonder

Sharon Flake

The Skin I’m In

Pinned

Nina Foxx
Catfish 

Shannon Gibney

See No Color

Craig Laurance Gidney

Bereft

Shelia Goss

Paper Thin (Lip Gloss Chronicles #3)

Christopher Grant

Teenie

Nikki Grimes

A Girl Named Mister

J. D. Guilford

The Edification Of Sonya Crane

Rosa Guy

Ruby

The Disappearance #1

Mirror of Her Own

The Music of Summer

Joyce Hansen

Home Boy

Sonia Hayes

Ms. Thang (The ATL Girlz #1)

Urban Goddess (The Atl Girlz #2)

Eye Candy (The Atl Girlz #3)

Tonya Hegamin

M+O 4EVR

Carolivia Herron

Thereafter Johnnie

Lorri Hewett

Coming of Age

Ernest Hill

Satisfied with Nothin’: A Novel

Nalo Hopkinson

The Chaos

Julian Houston

New Boy

Beverly Jenkins

Josephine

Angela Johnson

Heaven

Traci L. Jones

Finding My Place

Jouelzy

Send It On

Kristin Hunter Lattany

The Soul Brothers and Sister Lou

Julius Lester

Pharaoh’s Daughter: A Novel

Kekla Magoon

X: A Novel 

Booker T. Mattison

Unsigned Hype: A Novel

Janet McDonald

Chill Wind #1

Spellbound #2

Twists and Turns #3

Brother Hood #1

Alice McGill

Miles’ Song

Shelia P. Moses

Joseph

Joseph’s Grace

Jess Mowry

Phat Acceptance

Victoria Christopher Murray

Diamond (The Divas)

India (The Divas) 

Aaliyah (The Divas)

Veronique (The Divas)

Walter Dean Myers

Crystal

Slam

The Beast

Riot

Darius and Twig

All the Right Stuff

Dope Sick

What They Found: Love on 145th Street

Z.Z. Packer

Drinking Coffee Elsewhere 

Sofia Quintero

Efrain’s Secret 

Danzy Senna

Caucasia 

Ilyasah Shabazz

X: A Novel 

Dona Sarkar

Shrink To Fit (Kimani Tru)

Ntozake Shange

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf

Sherri L. Smith

Sparrow

Lucy the Giant

Hot, Sour, Salty, Sweet

Martha Southgate

The Fall of Rome

Another Way to Dance

Brian F. Walker

Black Boy White School

Renee Watson

This side of Home

Allison Whittenberg

Sweet Thang

Ebony Joy Wilkins

Sellout

Rita Williams-Garcia

Fast Talk on a Slow Track

Blue Tights

Sherri Winston

Acting

The Kayla Chronicles

Brenda Woods

A Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Jacqueline Woodson

The House You Pass on the Way

Lena #2

Bil Wright

When The Black Girl Sings

Richard Wright

Rite of Passage

Sharon Dennis Wyeth

Orphea Proud 

Benjamin Zephaniah

Gangsta Rap 

Refugee Boy 

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