List: Black Voices in YA Fiction
Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, editor.
A collection of short stories explore what it is like to be young and black, centering on the exper... More
Caldwell, Patrice, editor.
Black girls, including gender non-conforming individuals, star in this collection of sixteen storie... More
Acevedo, Elizabeth, author.
"Teen mother Emoni Santiago struggles with the challenges of finishing high school and her dre... More
Alexander, Kwame, author.
"When America is not so beautiful, or right, or just, it can be hard to know what to do. Best ... More
Adeyemi, Tomi, author.
Seventeen-year-old Zélie, her older brother Tzain, and rogue princess Amari fight to restore magic... More
Callender, Kacen, author.
Felix Love has never been in love, painful irony that it is. He desperately wants to know why it se... More
Deonn, Tracy, author.
After her mother dies in an accident, Bree Matthews wants nothing to do with her family memories or... More
Emezi, Akwaeke, author.
There are no monsters anymore. In the city of Lucille, Jam and her best friend, Redemption, have gr... More
Giles, Lamar. 1979- author.
Nikki Tate's father has been on death row for killing his best friend in a gambling dispute, b... More
Ifueko, Jordan, author.
Raised in isolation, Tarisai yearns for the closeness she could have as one of the Crown Prince... More
Ireland, Justina, author.
Jane McKeene was born two days before the dead began to walk the battlefields of Gettysburg, Pennsy... More
Johnson, Leah (Young adult author), author.
Liz Lighty has always done her best to avoid the spotlight in her small, wealthy, and prom-obsessed... More
McKinney, L. L. (Leatrice L.), author.
"This isn't the Wonderland you remember. The first time the Nightmares came, it nearly co... More
Morrow, Bethany C., author.
In a society determined to keep her under lock and key, Tavia must hide her siren powers. Meanwhile... More
Moulite, Maika, author.
After an incident at school, seventeen year-old Alaine is spending spring break in a "voluntee... More
Twelve-year-old Sunny Nwazue, an American-born albino child of Nigerian parents, moves with her fam... More
Philippe, Ben, author.
Henri "Halti" Haltiwanger can charm just about anyone. But his easy smiles mask a burning... More
Reynolds, Jason, author.
Aspiring to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle school's track team, gifted runner Gho... More
Reynolds, Justin A., author.
Jack and Kate met, bonding until sunrise over their mutual love of Froot Loops and their favorite f... More
Smith, Sherri L.
During World War II, a light-skinned African American girl "passes" for white in order to... More
Stone, Nic, author.
"When Rico sells a jackpot-winning lotto ticket, she thinks maybe her luck will finally change... More
Thomas, Angie, author.
After witnessing her friend's death at the hands of a police officer, Starr Carter's life... More
Watson, Renée, author.
Jade believes she must get out of her poor neighborhood if she's ever going to succeed. Her mo... More
Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, author.
From award-winning, bestselling author Ibi Zoboi and prison reform activist Yusef Salaam of the Exo... More