25 Best African American Book Blogs and Websites

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African American Book Blogs

Here are 25 Best African American Book Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. African American Literature Book Club Blog

African American Literature Book Club Blog AALBC are the largest and most popular website dedicated to African American books and Black literature from around the world. We celebrate Black cult...ure, through books, for readers of all backgrounds to enjoy. Follow this blog to know more about African American Literature Books.more
Twitter 7.1KInstagram 1.5K Frequency 1 post / week Since Dec 2004 FeedSpot 1.1K Posts 41 DA 62 Location US Get Email Contact

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

Urban Reviews | Your Source for the Best in AA Fiction 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 a...nd 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.more
Facebook 1.5KTwitter 10.6K Frequency 1 post / week Since Dec 2005 FeedSpot 488 Posts 169 DA 22 Location US Get Email Contact

3. Culture Type

Culture Type CULTURE TYPE is an essential resource focused on visual art from a Black perspective. The site features coverage of up-and-coming, established, and hi...storic artists, and a dynamic mix of book and exhibition reviews, art news, museum coverage, auction results, and Culture Talks - exclusive interviews with innovative figures in the art world about artistic vision, institutional leadership, and pivotal cultural moments.more
Twitter 5.1K Frequency 1 post / week Since Aug 2013 FeedSpot 605 Posts 883 DA 50 Location US Get Email Contact

4. BlackPressUSA | Books

BlackPressUSA | Books BlackPressUSA is a portal for African Americans to find news, politics, sports, entertainment, culture, international affairs, and opinions and analys...is. Check out this site to know more about African Americans books.more
Facebook 10.1KTwitter 10.9KInstagram 4.7K Frequency 1 post / month FeedSpot 476 Posts 247 DA 63 Location US Get Email Contact

5. Compulsive Reader

Compulsive Reader Reviews of books by some of the hottest writers working today, exclusive author interviews, literary news and criticism.
Frequency 3 posts / week FeedSpot 420 Posts 646 DA 43 Get Email Contact

6. Urban Book Reviews

Urban Book Reviews 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.more
Twitter 844 Frequency 7 posts / week FeedSpot 478 Posts 1302 DA 27 Location US Get Email Contact

7. Taino's Book Store & Creative Studio Blog

Taino's Book Store & Creative Studio Blog Hi there! My name is Justin and I am a bookseller and studio artist based Historic Dover, Delaware. I have always been passionate about books as well ...as art, and the power they have to transport us to new worlds and introduce us to new ideas. In my blog, I share my love of books and creating by discussing essentials from reads, recommending new titles, diving into my work, and offering practical tips on how you grow as an individual or a business.more
Facebook 327 Frequency 1 post / week FeedSpot 33 Posts 25 DA 11 Get Email Contact

8. Brown Girl Reading

Brown Girl Reading Brown Girl Reading blog is for people who are interested in books and the English language. This blog also provides resources on African-American writ...ers, literature, book reviews and much more.more
Twitter 2.1KInstagram 6.7K Frequency 2 posts / quarter Since Feb 2010 FeedSpot 596 Posts 154 DA 18 Location France Get Email Contact

9. cup of tea with that book, please

cup of tea with that book, please Welcome to cup of tea with that book please, a blog dedicated to books! Take a browse and find book reviews, related news reports, original writing, a...nd of course tea. What more can a book lover ask for?more
Facebook 298Twitter 276Instagram 387 Frequency 2 posts / day FeedSpot 388 Posts 1596 DA 16 Get Email Contact

10. Nenitraanna

Nenitraanna Hello and thank you for taking the time to come and visit my blog. I have had my blog a little over a year now and I love being a blogger. I love to w...rite, read, and travel and wanted my blog to have all of that and more. When I started my blog it was just about book reviews and nothing else! I wanted my love for reading and writing to come together and I thought reading and reviewing books would be a wonderful way of mixing my passions together.more
Frequency 10 posts / quarter FeedSpot 379 Posts 131 DA 3 Get Email Contact

11. Black Science Fiction Society Blog

Black Science Fiction Society Blog Black Science Fiction Society highlights, celebrates and develops science fiction, speculative fiction, sword and soul, fantasy, horror, movies, games... and more.more
Facebook 12.9KTwitter 10.4K Frequency 1 post / week Since Oct 2007 FeedSpot 2.4K Posts 1093 DA 34 Get Email Contact

12. B Oliver

B Oliver Author Beverly Oliver travels to Honduras, Central America to explore the life of natural healer and creator of the African Bio Mineral Balance Therap...eutic System.more
Frequency 1 post / month FeedSpot 372 Posts 81 DA 9 Get Email Contact

13. Carla S. Carraway

Carla S. Carraway Read more about the Afro-American books, its reviews, culture and more in this blog. The writer Carla is a Cleveland Ohio born mom of five children an...d a avid reader who is passionate for black culture, art, music, movies, books and black people.more
Frequency 2 posts / month FeedSpot 58 Posts 32 DA 1 Location US Get Email Contact

14. The Brown Bookshelf

The Brown Bookshelf The Brown Bookshelf is an online resource that promotes awareness of African American artists who write and illustrate books for children.
Facebook 2.4KTwitter 10.8K Frequency 1 post / quarter Since Oct 2007 FeedSpot 1.7K Posts 160 DA 46 Location US Get Email Contact

15. Mocha Girls Read

Mocha Girls Read 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, s...elf-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.more
Facebook 7.1KTwitter 7.5KInstagram 6.9K Since Aug 2011 FeedSpot 490 Posts 195 DA 32 Location US Get Email Contact

16. MahoganyBooks | African American Literature Blog

MahoganyBooks | African American Literature Blog MahoganyBooks is an online bookstore that believes in social entrepreneurship. We take a leadership role in the community promoting African American l...iterature, reading, writing, and cultural awareness as tools to improve communities as well as enrich the lives of motivated individuals.more
Facebook 16.3KTwitter 15.1K Since Aug 2014 FeedSpot 961 Posts 173 DA 39 Location US Get Email Contact

17. Bookshy

Bookshy Bookshy is dedicated solely to my love of African literature. The aim is to celebrate, recognise and promote contemporary African literature.
Facebook 646Twitter 4K Since Dec 2011 FeedSpot 520 Posts 75 DA 33 Location US Get Email Contact

18. African Book Addict

African Book Addict 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 mi...d-2014 and its dedicated to celebrating BLACK literature through book reviews, book chats with fellow readers & writers, book hauls and more.more
Twitter 2.1KInstagram 3.4K Frequency 4 posts / year Since Jun 2014 FeedSpot 720 Posts 50 DA 33 Location US Get Email Contact

19. Monlatable Book Reviews

Monlatable Book Reviews Monlatable Book Reviews features an eclectic mix of fiction. Literary fiction, African American fiction and romance, interracial romances, Science Fic...tion/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.more
Facebook 1K Since Aug 2013 FeedSpot 472 Posts 91 DA 25 Location US Get Email Contact

20. African Americans on the Move Book Club

African Americans on the Move Book Club African Americans on the Move Book Club is a place for book promotion, book reviews, literary source and much more.
Facebook 2.7K Frequency 4 posts / year FeedSpot 512 Posts 126 DA 23 Location US Get Email Contact

21. Black & Bookish Blog

Black & Bookish 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.more
Facebook 452Twitter 548Instagram 1.3K Frequency 1 post / year Since Jan 2016 FeedSpot 721 Posts 65 DA 20 Location US Get Email Contact

22. Author Janae Marie

Author Janae Marie Bringing you the drama from the streets with books by Janae Marie!
Facebook 549Twitter 296 FeedSpot 376 Posts 4 DA 8 Location US Get Email Contact

23. K. Alex Walker

K. Alex Walker 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 r...aised in the USVI (St. Thomas); however, my family is from the island of Antigua.more
Instagram 604 Frequency 3 posts / year FeedSpot 421 Posts 124 DA 14 Location US Get Email Contact

24. Urban Bookish | Contemporary Urban Fiction Book Blog

Urban Bookish | Contemporary Urban Fiction Book Blog The Urban Bookish Blog keeps you updated on the latest news, events & book releases in the Urban Fiction/African American Fiction book industry.
Facebook 3.9K Since May 2016 FeedSpot 474 Posts 75 DA 4 Location US Get Email Contact

25. Books IRL

Books IRL If you're looking for a blog that explores the connection between books and real life, then Books IRL is the place to be. On our blog, we will exp...lore topics such as how books can influence our thinking, how they can inspire us to take action, and how they can shape our lives. Get more information about the impact of books on our daily lives by following our feed.more
Twitter 3 Frequency 13 posts / year FeedSpot 108 Posts 19 DA 1 Location US Get Email Contact

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African American Book Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering African American Book. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Victoria L. Valentine culturetype.com 178
Magdalena Ball compulsivereader.com 169
urbanlitmagazine urbanbookreviewsrus.wordpress.com 129
Reginald L. Goodwin blacksciencefictionsociety.com/profiles/blogs 96
Kenitra Mounger nenitraanna.wordpress.com 63
Carles CJ Juzang blacksciencefictionsociety.com/profiles/blogs 38
bookshy bookshybooks.com 25
MahoganyBooks blog.mahoganybooks.com 24
didibooksenglish browngirlreading.com 18
Sheri S aambookclub.com 17
Beverly Oliver sojourntohonduras.com/blog 16
OAKLAND POST blackpressusa.com/category/books 12
ReaderMonica monlatablereviews.com 11
K. Alex Walker kalexwalker.com/blog 10
J R Cannon blacksciencefictionsociety.com/profiles/blogs 9
sojournhonduras sojourntohonduras.com/blog 6
Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich thebrownbookshelf.com 6
tamika aambookclub.com 6
BlackPressUSA blackpressusa.com/category/books 6
Kelly Starling Lyons thebrownbookshelf.com 4
Darkowaa africanbookaddict.com 4
Stacy M. Brown blackpressusa.com/category/books 4
didibooksandenglish browngirlreading.com 3
Brandon Scott Pilcher blacksciencefictionsociety.com/profiles/blogs 3
James G Goodridge blacksciencefictionsociety.com/profiles/blogs 3
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