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Top 10 African-American Books of 2018 by Jellisa Wen

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#1 Becoming by Michelle Obama

I get to see inside the beautiful life of Michelle Obama from her point of view in her new memoir. This is better than sipping on strawberry champagne in the Bahamas!

https://www.becomingmichelleobama.com

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#2 The Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany Haddish

When someone makes you laugh and read books has got to be the best combination of brilliance!

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#3 Fly Bird Sing by Megan Hatfield

I found this gem snooping around the Internet. This looks like it’s going to be good!!!

http://a.co/isGbeix

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#4 An American Marriage: A Novel (Oprah’s Book Club 2018 Selection) by Tayari

Love is sometimes painful and can never be shoved inside of a narrow-minded box. That’s what I’m getting from this fiery struggle of love depicting novel.

http://a.co/iGE6Iib

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#5 Queen Sugar: A Novel by Natalie Baszile

If the book is anything like the show, I’m going to need my coffee and snickerdoodles now!

http://a.co/esETFfC

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#6 Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin

This book gives me the chills. I couldn’t have ever imagined something so powerful as a white man willingly wishing to experience the hardships of being black until now.

http://a.co/24GcUZO

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#7 Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

This book is bringing me to life with its profound experiences of the youth through deep and meaningful poetry.

http://a.co/hsliO3I

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#8 Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams by Lesa Cline-Ransome

Even though I can’t play tennis, the book cover makes me want to get up and at least run around a court for a couple of hours.

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#9 Queen Bey: A Celebration of the Power and Creativity of Beyoncé Knowles-Car

Say no more! Any book about Beyoncé, I’m going to read!

http://a.co/jgiCidW

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#10 1001 Things Everyone Should Know About African American History by Jeff

One thing I’ve realized in my daily readings is learning about African-American history is worth every word!

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