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Ta-Nehisi Coates

Ta-Nehisi Coates is the author of The Beautiful Struggle, We Were Eight Years In Power and Between The World And Me, which won the National Book Award in 2015. He is a recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship.

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The Beautiful Struggle
Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Spiegel & Grau | Trade Paperback | January 2009
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-52746-0 (0-385-52746-2)

An exceptional father-son story from the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me about the reality that tests us, the myths that sustain us, and the love that saves us.

Paul Coates was an enigmatic god to his sons: a Vietnam vet who rolled with the Black Panthers, an old-school disciplinarian and new-age... Read more






Between the World and Me
Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Spiegel & Grau | Hardcover | July 2015
$26.00/35.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-9354-7 (0-8129-9354-3)

Hailed by Toni Morrison as “required reading,” a bold and personal literary exploration of America’s racial history by “the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States” (The New York Observer)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER | NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER | NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER | PULITZER...
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The Water Dancer (Oprah's Book Club)
Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates
One World | Hardcover | September 2019
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-399-59059-7 (0-399-59059-5)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • From the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me, a boldly conjured debut novel about a magical gift, a devastating loss, and an underground war for freedom.

“This potent book about America’s most disgraceful sin establishes [Ta-Nehisi Coates] as...
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The Water Dancer (Oprah's Book Club)
Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | September 2019
$30.00/40.00(Canada) | 978-0-593-16819-6 (0-593-16819-4)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • From the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me, a boldly conjured debut novel about a magical gift, a devastating loss, and an underground war for freedom.

“This potent book about America’s most disgraceful sin establishes [Ta-Nehisi Coates] as...
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We Were Eight Years in Power
Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | October 2017
$30.00/40.00(Canada) | 978-0-525-62451-6 (0-525-62451-1)

In this “urgently relevant”* collection featuring the landmark essay “The Case for Reparations,” the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me “reflects on race, Barack Obama’s presidency and its jarring aftermath”*—including the election of Donald Trump.

New York Times Bestseller • Finalist for the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award, the Los Angeles Times...
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We Were Eight Years in Power
Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates
One World | Trade Paperback | October 2018
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-0-399-59057-3 (0-399-59057-9)

In this “urgently relevant”* collection featuring the landmark essay “The Case for Reparations,” the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me “reflects on race, Barack Obama’s presidency and its jarring aftermath”*—including the election of Donald Trump.

New York Times Bestseller • Finalist for the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award, the Los Angeles Times...
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We Were Eight Years in Power
Written by Ta-Nehisi Coates
One World | Hardcover | October 2017
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-0-399-59056-6 (0-399-59056-0)

In this “urgently relevant”* collection featuring the landmark essay “The Case for Reparations,” the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me “reflects on race, Barack Obama’s presidency and its jarring aftermath”*—including the election of Donald Trump.

New York Times Bestseller • Finalist for the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award, the Los Angeles Times...
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The Underground Railroad Records
Written by William Still, Edited by Quincy T. Mills, Introduction by Ta-Nehisi Coates
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | September 2019
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-1-9848-5505-3 (1-9848-5505-0)

A riveting collection of the hardships, hairbreadth escapes, and mortal struggles of enslaved people seeking freedom: These are the true stories of the Underground Railroad.

Featuring a powerful introduction by Ta-Nehisi Coates

As a conductor for the Underground Railroad—the covert resistance network created to aid and protect slaves seeking freedom—William Still helped... Read more





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