Discover the best Teen & Young Adult African American Fiction eBooks in Best Sellers. Find the top 100 most popular items in Amazon Kindle Store Best Sellers. Prolific Young Adult author Walter Dean Myers turns the spotlight on himself as he recounts coming of age in Harlem in the 1940s-1950s. This is a timeless story, both introspective and entertaining, about a boy's search for his racial identity and early beginnings as a writer.
Physical copies of the titles listed in the African American Literature for Young Adults bibliography can be found in the Youth Services department at Temple Public Library. The Youth Services department is located on the first floor of the library; the Young Adult collection is housed in the Teen Space within the Youth Services department.Author: Margaret Lange. Earlier this month, we brought you 50 Books That Every African American Should Read, a comprehensive list of novels spanning across multiple genres, authors and subjects.In response, readers shared their thoughts on what they enjoyed, what they disagreed with, and what books they believe should have been included.Author: Patrice Peck.
Great Books for Teens by African-American Authors. PDF version. and destructive temptations as he struggles to find his identity as a young man. Bronx Masquerade by Nikki Grimes a light-skinned African American girl "passes" for white in order to join the Women Airforce Service Pilots.