Top 10 Black History Books

Today, we celebrate Black History Month with a selection of significant works from Outskirts Press self-publishing authors. This collection delves into black history from a variety of perspectives: thoughtful historical recounting, historically accurate fiction, American and international black perspectives, dramatic and true family histories and more. Among this curated selection are celebrated, award-winning books that readers of all walks of life will by moved by. So enrich yourself this February with our Top 10 Black History Books from Outskirts Press.

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Top 10 Self-Published Books to Celebrate Black History Month

As we celebrate Black History Month throughout February, Outskirts Press gives a nod not only to the African-American self-publishing authors who have blessed readers with their talents and unique perspective, but also the authors who have enlightened us about a remarkable history and contributions of a people.

In honor of Black History Month, we would like to share our Top 10 list of books written by, for and about African Americans. From essays on history and culture to the events of the Civil War an other historical eras to reflections by modern black American authors, readers will enjoy a wide range of genres and perspectives in the pages of these self-published masterpieces.

African Americans and Mexican Americans during the Vietnam War

An Anthology Of Respect

Black Americans In The 21st Century

Black Vignettes: Essays in African American History & Culture

From Cottonfields To Kingdom


Hickory Nut Blues

The Rebirth of Africa

Ride Beyond The Restless Darkness

Snapshots in AMERICAN Black History

All of these books (and other Outskirts Press titles) are available from all major online retailers like Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Powells, Books A Million, and others, plus conveniently from the Outskirts Press Direct bookstore at for discounts ranging from 10% – 55%.

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