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Popular Black Authors of Bestselling Fiction, Non-Fiction, Memoirs & Biographies

These popular black authors have written books in nearly every imaginable genre: memoirs, biographies, historical fiction, sci-fi, fantasy and more. Many of the books by these bestselling authors have main characters of color, and, as such, these authors play a crucial role in increasing visibility and representation of people of color in the media. Some of these black authors speak about racial issues and diversity, others are happy to tell you more about their creative process and where they draw inspiration.

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