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African American Book Blogs

1. African American Literature Book Club Blog

African American Literature Book Club BlogHarlem, New York About Blog AALBC are the largest and most popular website dedicated to African American books and Black literature from around the world. We celebrate Black culture, through books, for readers of all backgrounds to enjoy. Follow this blog to know more about African American Literature Books.
Frequency 7 posts / year
Since Dec 2004
Also in African Literature Blogs
Blog aalbc.com/blog
Twitter followers 6.8K ⋅ Instagram Followers 1.5K ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 59

2. MahoganyBooks | African American Literature Blog

MahoganyBooks | African American Literature BlogWashington, DC About Blog MahoganyBooks is an online bookstore that believes in social entrepreneurship. We take a leadership role in the community promoting African American literature, reading, writing, and cultural awareness as tools to improve communities as well as enrich the lives of motivated individuals.
Frequency 13 posts / quarter
Since Aug 2014
Blog blog.mahoganybooks.com
Facebook fans 5.7K ⋅ Twitter followers 7.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 38

3. The Brown Bookshelf

The Brown BookshelfAbout Blog The Brown Bookshelf is an online resource that promotes awareness of African American artists who write and illustrate books for children.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since Oct 2007
Also in Children's Book Blogs
Blog thebrownbookshelf.com
Facebook fans 2.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 3.4K ⋅ Instagram Followers 550 ⋅ Social Engagement 50 ⋅ Domain Authority 46

4. African Americans on the Move Book Club

African Americans on the Move Book ClubAbout Blog African Americans on the Move Book Club is a place for book promotion, book reviews, literary source and much more.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog aambookclub.com
Facebook fans 2.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 12.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 7 ⋅ Domain Authority 28

5. New Books Network | New Books in African American Studies

New Books Network | New Books in African American StudiesAbout Blog The NBn is an author-interview podcast consortium dedicated to raising the level of public discourse by introducing serious authors to a worldwide audience. Follow this blog to get various African American book reviews.
Frequency 1 post / day
Since Feb 2008
Blog newbooksnetwork.com/category..
Facebook fans 3.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 4.3K ⋅ Domain Authority 52

6. African Book Addict

African Book AddictAccra | Boston About Blog My name is Darkowaa and I am a Ghanaian-American, currently living where my heart feels most at home, Accra, Ghana. African Book Addict was created mid-2014 and its dedicated to celebrating BLACK literature through book reviews, book chats with fellow readers & writers, book hauls and more.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Since Jun 2014
Blog africanbookaddict.com
Twitter followers 1.6K ⋅ Instagram Followers 3.1K ⋅ Domain Authority 33

7. Urban Reviews | Your Source for the Best in AA Fiction

Urban Reviews | Your Source for the Best in AA FictionMilwaukee, WI About Blog Urban Reviews is the premier destination for all things relating to African-American Fiction. It's primary focus will be on the promotion of new and upcoming books by Black authors, but Urban Reviews will also include exclusive interviews, online Q&As, tour info, press release info, and industry news as well.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Since Dec 2005
Blog urbanreviewsonline.com
Facebook fans 911 ⋅ Twitter followers 9.2K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 23

8. Culture Type

Culture TypeAbout Blog Culture Type explores art by and about people of african descent through books, magazines and catalogs.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Since Aug 2013
Blog culturetype.com
Twitter followers 3.3K ⋅ Instagram Followers 25.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 360 ⋅ Domain Authority 50

9. BlackPressUSA | Books

BlackPressUSA | BooksWashington, DC About Blog BlackPressUSA is a portal for African Americans to find news, politics, sports, entertainment, culture, international affairs, and opinions and analysis. Check out this site to know more about African Americans books.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Blog blackpressusa.com/category/b..
Facebook fans 5K ⋅ Twitter followers 6.6K ⋅ Instagram Followers 511 ⋅ Social Engagement 58 ⋅ Domain Authority 61

10. Mocha Girls Read

Mocha Girls ReadLos Angeles, CA. About Blog We are a group of African-American Black women who love to read, want to read more and meet like minded women. The books we read range from fiction, self-help, historical romance, best sellers, good short stories and basically anything we can get our hands on. Mocha Girls Read brings black women in the community together to read great literature, online and in person chit chatting about the monthly selection and a whole lot more.
Frequency 5 posts / week
Since Aug 2011
Blog mochagirlsread.com
Facebook fans 6.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 5.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 35

11. Compulsive Reader

Compulsive ReaderAbout Blog Reviews of books by some of the hottest writers working today, exclusive author interviews, literary news and criticism.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Blog compulsivereader.com/2019/07..
Social Engagement 4 ⋅ Domain Authority 41

12. Ashay by the Bay Blog

Ashay by the Bay BlogVallejo, California 94589 About Blog Ashay by the Bay is The #1 Black Children's Bookstore specializing in African American and Multi-Cultural Books K-12 and Onsite and Online Book Fairs. Check out this blog to know more about African American children's book.
Frequency 1 post / month
Since Oct 2016
Blog ashaybythebay.com/blogs/asha..
Facebook fans 886 ⋅ Twitter followers 756 ⋅ Domain Authority 22

13. Urban Book Reviews

Urban Book ReviewsMountain Home, AR About Blog Urban Book Reviews is a place that allows writers to submit their books to be read, reviewed, and featured. The sole purpose of Urban Book Reviews is to read the latest works of new writers, all in one place.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog urbanbookreviewsrus.wordpres..
Twitter followers 652 ⋅ Social Engagement 3 ⋅ Domain Authority 27

14. Black & Bookish Blog

Black & Bookish BlogLos Angeles, CA About Blog Antoinette wanted to get closer to her history and culture, something that can easily slip away when you use the narrative of your oppressors. Black & Bookish was created to celebrate Black literature throughout the African Diaspora, tell the stories of Black people, and grow a global community behind those efforts.
Frequency 5 posts / month
Since Jan 2016
Blog blackandbookish.com/blog
Facebook fans 452 ⋅ Twitter followers 393 ⋅ Instagram Followers 1.2K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 19

15. Monlatable Book Reviews

Monlatable Book ReviewsAbout Blog Monlatable Book Reviews features an eclectic mix of fiction. Literary fiction, African American fiction and romance, interracial romances, Science Fiction/Fantasy to bikers, there is room for everything; even a bit of erotic romance. This blog is a place for Monica Reeds to spread the book goodness and all that is exciting in her book world.
Frequency 1 post / month
Since Aug 2013
Blog monlatablereviews.com
Facebook fans 1K ⋅ Instagram Followers 158 ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 24

16. Urban Bookish | Contemporary Urban Fiction Book Blog

Urban Bookish | Contemporary Urban Fiction Book BlogChicago, IL About Blog The Urban Bookish Blog keeps you updated on the latest news, events & book releases in the Urban Fiction/African American Fiction book industry.
Frequency 7 posts / quarter
Since May 2016
Blog urbanbookish.wordpress.com
Facebook fans 3.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 862 ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 6

17. K. Alex Walker

K. Alex WalkerTampa, FL About Blog I like animals, Star Wars, quirk, and any kind of creative media that deals with people finding love in an otherwise impossible time. I was born and raised in the USVI (St. Thomas); however, my family is from the island of Antigua.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Blog kalexwalker.com/blog
Twitter followers 618 ⋅ Instagram Followers 499 ⋅ Social Engagement 4 ⋅ Domain Authority 15

18. Black Science Fiction Society

Black Science Fiction SocietyAbout Blog Black Science Fiction Society highlights, celebrates and develops science fiction, speculative fiction, sword and soul, fantasy, horror, movies, games and more.
Frequency 30 posts / year
Since Oct 2007
Also in Science Fiction Blogs
Blog blacksciencefictionsociety.c..
Facebook fans 12.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 9.8K ⋅ Domain Authority 32

19. Brown Girl Reading

Brown Girl ReadingFrance About Blog Brown Girl Reading blog is for people who are interested in books and the English language. This blog also provides resources on African-American writers, literature, book reviews and much more.
Frequency 5 posts / week
Since Feb 2010
Also in Novel Blogs
Blog browngirlreading.com
Twitter followers 2K ⋅ Instagram Followers 6.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 21

20. Bookshy

BookshyAbout Blog Bookshy is dedicated solely to my love of African literature. The aim is to celebrate, recognise and promote contemporary African literature.
Since Dec 2011
Blog bookshybooks.com
Facebook fans 648 ⋅ Twitter followers 3.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 32 ⋅ Domain Authority 37