Happy Juneteenth From Next Chapter Booksellers!

We've got a selection of staff picks to commemorate the holiday! Whether you're looking for a cookbook for your cookout, to brush up on your African-American history and literature, short story collections, comics, or just a fun novel from a Black author, we've got you covered! Check out some of our favorites below, or call or come in for a personalized recommendation.

Palmares Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780807033494
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Beacon Press - September 14th, 2021

Caul Baby: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062873187
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Harper Perennial - April 5th, 2022

The Last Suspicious Holdout: Stories Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780062979094
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Amistad - March 8th, 2022

Their Eyes Were Watching God Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780061120060
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Amistad - May 30th, 2006

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Echo Tree: The Collected Short Fiction of Henry Dumas Cover Image
By Henry Dumas, John Keene (Introduction by), Eugene Redmond (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781566896078
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Coffee House Press - May 4th, 2021

Watermelon and Red Birds: A Cookbook for Juneteenth and Black Celebrations Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781982176211
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Simon & Schuster - May 31st, 2022

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Prince of Cats Cover Image
By Ron Wimberly, Ron Wimberly (Artist)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534312074
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Image Comics - June 25th, 2019

On Juneteenth Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781631498831
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Liveright - May 4th, 2021

The Secret Lives of Church Ladies Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781949199734
Availability: Not in Our Store - Available to Order
Published: West Virginia University Press - September 1st, 2020

Passing Cover Image
By Nella Larsen, Emily Bernard (Introduction by), Thadious M. Davis (Notes by)
$14.00
ISBN: 9780142437278
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Penguin Classics - February 4th, 2003

A Raisin in the Sun Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9780679755333
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Vintage - November 29th, 2004

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BTTM FDRS Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781683962069
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Fantagraphics - June 25th, 2019

Black Buck Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780358627982
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Mariner Books - January 18th, 2022

Black Girls Must Be Magic: A Novel (Black Girls Must Die Exhausted #2) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063137929
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Harper Perennial - February 1st, 2022

Notes from a Black Woman's Diary: Selected Works of Kathleen Collins Cover Image
By Kathleen Collins, Danielle Evans (Introduction by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062800954
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Ecco - February 5th, 2019

Juneteenth (Revised) (Vintage International) Cover Image
By Ralph Ellison, Charles Johnson (Preface by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780593314616
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: Vintage - May 18th, 2021

Black Smoke: African Americans and the United States of Barbecue Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781469662800
Availability: On Our Shelves
Published: University of North Carolina Press - April 27th, 2021