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Black Lives Matter: YA and beyond

Orangeboy, Noughts and Crosses, The Boy in the Black Suit

Inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement, here are our top picks for Young Adults and beyond:

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

Children of Blood And Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Crongton Knights by Alex Wheatle

Noughts + Crosses by Malorie Blackman

Orangeboy by Patrice Lawrence

The boy in the black suit by Jason Reynolds

Pet by Akwaeke Emezi

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

Slay by Brittney Morris

American Street by Ibi Zoboi

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

When They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse KhanCullors and Asha Bandele

Biased: uncovering the hidden prejudices that shape our lives by Jennifer L. Eberhardt

Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo

The Good Immigrant by Nikesh Shukla

Why I’m No longer Talking to White People About Race> by Reni Eddo-Lodge

Americanah Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Such a fun age by Kiley Reid