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Top Black American Literature

Members: 5 participating members (show all)

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1
15,017 members, 274 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), ahef1963 (2), kara.shamy (7)

2
3,164 members, 151 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), dara85 (4), sturlington (9)

3
15,887 members, 287 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: sturlington (3), ahef1963 (3), Dilara86 (11)

4
13,055 members, 163 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (1), sturlington (5)

5
6,372 members, 76 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1), sturlington (8)

6
18,272 members, 349 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: sturlington (2), ahef1963 (5)

8
1,484 members, 43 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (5), sturlington (11)

9
8,709 members, 96 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: sturlington (7), kara.shamy (8)

10
5,286 members, 328 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (6), sturlington (12)

11
11,307 members, 176 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: sturlington (6), kara.shamy (13)

12
1,342 members, 91 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (6), sturlington (13)

13
4,606 members, 135 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (9), sturlington (14)

14
4,177 members, 52 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (9), sturlington (15)

15
5,283 members, 245 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (10), sturlington (16)

16
6,146 members, 72 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (11), sturlington (17)

17
1,970 members, 130 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (12), sturlington (18)

18
4,331 members, 86 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (13), sturlington (19)

19
10,392 members, 181 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: sturlington (4)

20
2,587 members, 48 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1)

Thumbs down: sturlington

21
4,745 members, 276 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: sturlington (20)

22
4,578 members, 302 reviews
4.47 stars (4.47 stars)

Lists: sturlington (21)

23
2,449 members, 147 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: sturlington (22)

24
2,040 members, 74 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: sturlington (23)

25
2,166 members, 94 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: sturlington (24)

26
2,193 members, 193 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: sturlington (25)

27
2,079 members, 98 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: sturlington (26)

28
1,123 members, 73 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: sturlington (27)

29
932 members, 80 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: sturlington (28)

30
843 members, 40 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: sturlington (29)

31
288 members, 13 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: sturlington (30)

32
238 members, 12 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: sturlington (31)

33
224 members, 3 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: sturlington (32)

34
118 members, 16 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: sturlington (33)

35
25,190 members, 1,409 reviews
4.37 stars (4.37 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4), dara85 (5)

Thumbs down: sturlington, Dilara86

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Stockett is not black.

36
4,178 members, 52 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (2)

Thumbs down: sturlington

37
3,183 members, 207 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Grissom is not black.

38
747 members, 3 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (2)

Thumbs down: sturlington

39
1,119 members, 11 reviews
3.26 stars (3.26 stars)

Lists: dara85 (3)

Thumbs down: sturlington

40
424 members, 23 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3)

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41
1,199 members, 10 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (4)

Thumbs down: sturlington

42
799 members, 5 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (4)

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44
77 members, 1 review
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: dara85 (6)

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45
19 members, 0 reviews

Lists: Dilara86 (6)

Thumbs down: sturlington

46
2,218 members, 55 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (7)

Thumbs down: sturlington

47
832 members, 22 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: dara85 (7)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Lent is not black.

48
1,988 members, 48 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (8)

Thumbs down: sturlington

49
1,022 members, 61 reviews
4.45 stars (4.45 stars)

Lists: dara85 (8)

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50
2,450 members, 58 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: dara85 (9)

Thumbs down: sturlington

51
283 members, 1 review
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (10)

Thumbs down: sturlington

52
75 members, 1 review
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (12)

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53
875 members, 10 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (14)

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54
838 members, 8 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (15)

Thumbs down: sturlington

55
408 members, 6 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (16)

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56
530 members, 1 review
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (17)

Thumbs down: sturlington

57
599 members, 3 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (18)

Thumbs down: sturlington

58
12,972 members, 160 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Thumbs down: sturlington, Dilara86

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Stowe was not black.

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About this list

Started by: sturlington (September 2013)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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