44th & 3rd Bookseller
since 2017

Flavor of the Month

Flavor of the month

The following books represent a curated selection of books we are feeling this month and think you will too.

The flavor of this month is “Empowerment”

Enjoy.

91J6jMpvNoL.jpg

Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention by Manning Marable

Hailed as "a masterpiece" (San Francisco Chronicle), the late Manning Marable's acclaimed biography of Malcolm X finally does justice to one of the most influential and controversial figures of twentieth-century American history. Filled with startling new information and shocking revelations, Malcolm X unfolds a sweeping story of race and class in America. Reaching into Malcolm's troubled youth, it traces a path from his parents' activism as followers of Marcus Garvey through his own work with the Nation of Islam and rise in the world of black nationalism, and culminates in the never-before-told true story of his assassination. Malcolm X is a stunning achievement, the definitive work on one of our greatest advocates for social change.

terrorist.jpg

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir
by Patrisse Khan-Cullors

When They Call You a Terrorist is Patrisse Khan-Cullors and Asha Bandele’s reflection on humanity. It is an empowering account of survival, strength and resilience and a call to action to change the culture that declares innocent Black life expendable.

71IrTqSVOjL.jpg

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou

Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide.