YA authors Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, and Nicola Yoon will be co-authoring a new book called Blackout.
The hit broadway play Dear Evan Hanson is being adapted into a film and Amandla Stenberg is set to star. Amandla has starred in a few book to screen adaptions already, including Angie Thomas’s novel The Hate U Give, in the lead role of Starr.
It’s not like a regular book club, it’s a cool book club.
Amistad Books urges readers to buy two books by Black authors, if you can afford it, with the goal to blackout the NYT bestsellers list.