Journey to Jo’burg

Groundbreaking book set in South Africa during the apartheid era and banned by its government. More

Our Town

Pulitzer Prize–winning drama; hailed by Edward Albee as “The finest play ever written by an American.” More

The Book of Negroes

A milestone in Canada’s understanding of black history and one of the bestselling books in Canadian publishing history. More

Monster

Winner of the first Michael L. Printz Award and the Coretta Scott King Award. More

Native Son

Wright’s unsparing reflection on what it means to be black in America. More

Black Boy

A powerful and eloquent autobiography that has sold more than a million copies since publication. More

The Thorn Birds

McCullough’s sweeping family saga of forbidden love in the Australian outback; became a bestselling phenomenon. More

The Known World

The Pulitzer Prize–winning novel that examines the troubling complexities of slavery. More

The Corrections

Winner of the National Book Award in 2001 and the James Tait Black Memorial Prize in 2002. More

Amistad

HarperCollins’s Amistad Press is the oldest imprint devoted to titles for the African American market at any major New York publishing house. More