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31 YA Books By Black Authors That You Can't Miss This Year

Black authors + YA novels = two of our favorite things!

1. Oh My Gods by Alexandra Sheppard

2. Inventing Victoria by Tonya Bolden

3. Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America edited by Ibi Zoboi

4. The Field Guide to the North American Teenager by Ben Philippe

5. Love Me or Miss Me: Hot Girl, Bad Boy by Dream Jordan

6. Spin by Lamar Giles

7. Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James

8. On The Come Up by Angie Thomas

9. Watch Us Rise by Renée Watson and Ellen Hagan

10. Sorry Not Sorry by Jamie Reed

11. Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds

12. The Everlasting Rose by Dhonielle Clayton

13. The Weight of the Stars by K. Ancrum

14. Queenie by Candice Carty-Williams

15. A Place For Wolves by Kosoko Jackson

16. Storm of Locusts by Rebecca Roanhorse

17. With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo

18. Let Me Hear A Rhyme by Tiffany D. Jackson

19. The Voice In My Head by Dana L. Davis

20. If It Makes You Happy by Claire Kann

21. I Wanna Be Where You Are by Kristina Forest

22. Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi

23. Truly Madly Royally by Debbie Rigaud

24. The Black Flamingo by Dean Atta

25. The Revolution of Birdie Randolph by Brandy Colbert