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9780252082634
Globetrotting: African American Athletes and Cold War Politics (Sport and Society) Thomas, Damion L 9780252082634
025208263X
Paperback University of Illinois Press 02/28/2017 $25.00
Book
9780727895042
The Drinking Gourd: A Benjamin January Historical Mystery (Benjamin January Mysteries #14) - Large Print - IPS Hambly, Barbara 9780727895042
0727895044
Hardcover Severn House Large Print 02/28/2017 $36.95
Book
9780811226608
Late Arcade Mackey, Nathaniel 9780811226608
0811226603
Paperback New Directions Publishing Corporation 02/28/2017 $16.95
Book
9781622864713
Baby Momma Saga, Part 1 - Street Smart Genovese, Ni'chelle 9781622864713
1622864719
Paperback Urban Books 02/28/2017 $14.95
Book
9781622865024
The Cartel - Street Smart Ashley 9781622865024
1622865022
Paperback Urban Books 02/28/2017 $9.99
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9781622867981
Noah's Rights - Street Smart York, Kenni 9781622867981
162286798X
Paperback Urban Renaissance 02/28/2017 $14.95
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9781622867974
Stalker - Street Smart Hampton, Brenda 9781622867974
1622867971
Paperback Urban Renaissance 02/28/2017 $14.95
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9781622864737
Memoirs of an Accidental Hustler - Street Smart Benjamin, J M 9781622864737
1622864735
Paperback Urban Books 02/28/2017 $14.95
Book
9781496707307
The Inheritance (Innkeepers #1) - Street Smart Alers, Rochelle 9781496707307
1496707303
Paperback Dafina Books 02/28/2017 $9.95
Book
9780393353624
Roll Deep - Street Smart Jackson, Major 9780393353624
0393353621
Paperback W. W. Norton & Company 02/28/2017 $15.95
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9781101991121
Windy City Blues - Street Smart Rosen, Renee 9781101991121
1101991127
Paperback Berkley Books 02/28/2017 $16.00
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9781440830792
Racism and the American Presidency: How Presidents Have Handled Racial Issues--From Washington to Obama Carter, Daryl A 9781440830792
1440830797
Hardcover Praeger 02/28/2017 $37.00
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9781469631387
Live and Let Live: Diversity, Conflict, and Community in an Integrated Neighborhood Perry, Evelyn M 9781469631387
1469631385
Paperback University of North Carolina Press 02/27/2017 $24.95
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9780062684394
Obama: From Promise to Power Mendell, David 9780062684394
0062684396
Paperback Amistad Press 02/21/2017 $16.99
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9780300227116
The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition Sinha, Manisha 9780300227116
0300227116
Paperback Yale University Press 02/21/2017 $25.00
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9780316311564
Rusty Puppy - Street Smart Lansdale, Joe R 9780316311564
0316311561
Hardcover Mulholland Books 02/21/2017 $26.00
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9781609807207
Parable of the Talents - Street Smart Butler, Octavia E 9781609807207
1609807200
Hardcover Seven Stories Press 02/21/2017 $26.00
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9781469632537
The President's Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas Miller, Adrian 9781469632537
1469632535
Hardcover University of North Carolina Press 02/20/2017 $30.00
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9780674972148
A Mind to Stay: White Plantation, Black Homeland Nathans, Sydney 9780674972148
0674972147
Hardcover Harvard University Press 02/20/2017 $29.95
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9780231169356
The Trouble with Post-Blackness - IPS Baker, Houston A, Jr. 9780231169356
0231169353
Paperback Columbia University Press 02/17/2017 $26.00
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9780252082641
Framing the Black Panthers: The Spectacular Rise of a Black Power Icon Rhodes, Jane 9780252082641
0252082648
Paperback University of Illinois Press 02/15/2017 $22.95

 

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9780252082283
Booker T. Washington in American Memory (New Black Studies) Hamilton, Kenneth M 9780252082283
0252082281
Paperback University of Illinois Press 02/15/2017 $24.95
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9780252082627
Along the Streets of Bronzeville: Black Chicago's Literary Landscape (New Black Studies) Schlabach, Elizabeth Schroeder 9780252082627
0252082621
Paperback University of Illinois Press 02/15/2017 $25.00
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9780820351414
Penn Center: A History Preserved Burton, Orville 9780820351414
0820351415
Paperback University of Georgia Press 02/15/2017 $24.95
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9780820351384
Alone Atop the Hill: The Autobiography of Alice Dunnigan, Pioneer of the National Black Press Booker, Carol McCabe 9780820351384
0820351385
Paperback University of Georgia Press 02/15/2017 $24.95
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9781682471883
Becton: Autobiography of a Soldier and Public Servant Becton Usa (Ret ), Lt Gen Julius W 9781682471883
1682471888
Paperback US Naval Institute Press 02/15/2017 $21.95
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9780802126276
The Black Calhouns: From Civil War to Civil Rights with One African American Family - IPS Buckley, Gail Lumet 9780802126276
0802126278
Paperback Grove Press 02/14/2017 $17.00
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9781941040539
There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce Parker, Morgan 9781941040539
1941040535
Paperback Tin House Books 02/14/2017 $14.95
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9780062292070
Lovecraft Country Ruff, Matt 9780062292070
0062292072
Paperback Harper Perennial 02/14/2017 $15.99
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9781616957186
August Snow - Street Smart Jones, Stephen Mack 9781616957186
1616957182
Hardcover Soho Crime 02/14/2017 $25.95
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9780062329196
Miss Jessie's: Creating a Successful Business from Scratch---Naturally Branch, Miko 9780062329196
0062329197
Paperback Amistad Press 02/14/2017 $15.99
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9781250115911
Second House from the Corner: A Novel of Marriage, Secrets, and Lies - Street Smart Johnson, Sadeqa 9781250115911
1250115914
Paperback Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin 02/14/2017 $15.99
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9781467124980
Atlanta and the Civil Rights Movement: 1944-1968 (Images of America) Sims-Alvarado Phd, Karcheik 9781467124980
1467124982
Paperback Arcadia Publishing (SC) 02/13/2017 $21.99
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9780312420222
High Cotton Pinckney, Darryl 9780312420222
0312420226
Paperback Picador USA 02/07/2017 $18.00
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9781786632425
Redemption Song: Muhammad Ali and the Spirit of the Sixties Marqusee, Mike 9781786632425
178663242X
Paperback Verso 02/07/2017 $19.95
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9781501126390
Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge Dunbar, Erica Armstrong 9781501126390
1501126393
Hardcover Atria / 37 Ink 02/07/2017 $26.00
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9780062198860
Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press Morris, James McGrath 9780062198860
0062198866
Paperback Amistad Press 02/07/2017 $16.99
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9780062274762
Sing to Me: My Story of Making Music, Finding Magic, and Searching for Who's Next Reid, L A 9780062274762
0062274767
Paperback Harper Paperbacks 02/07/2017 $18.99
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9780143107316
Amiable with Big Teeth (Penguin Classics Hardcover) McKay, Claude 9780143107316
0143107313
Hardcover Penguin Books 02/07/2017 $28.00
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9781250124579
The Woman Next Door Omotoso, Yewande 9781250124579
1250124573
Paperback Picador USA 02/07/2017 $16.00
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9781617754968
Dance of the Jakaranda - IPS Kimani, Peter 9781617754968
161775496X
Paperback Akashic Books 02/07/2017 $15.95
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9781250117977
Black Deutschland Pinckney, Darryl 9781250117977
1250117976
Paperback Picador USA 02/07/2017 $16.00
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9781501134104
Lust (Seven Deadly Sins) Murray, Victoria Christopher 9781501134104
1501134108
Paperback Touchstone Books 02/07/2017 $15.00
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9780820350479
Operation Breadbasket: An Untold Story of Civil Rights in Chicago, 1966-1971 Deppe, Martin 9780820350479
0820350478
Paperback University of Georgia Press 02/01/2017 $26.95
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9781469631158
Civil Rights, Culture Wars: The Fight Over a Mississippi Textbook Eagles, Charles W 9781469631158
1469631156
Hardcover University of North Carolina Press 02/01/2017 $34.95
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9781469632421
Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time Miller, Adrian 9781469632421
146963242X
Paperback University of North Carolina Press 02/01/2017 $22.00

 

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9781611177312
Yes, Lord, I Know the Road: A Documentary History of African Americans in South Carolina, 1526-2008 Morris, J Brent 9781611177312
1611177316
Paperback University of South Carolina Press 02/01/2017 $24.99
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9781479874477
Brooklyn's Promised Land: The Free Black Community of Weeksville, New York - IPS Wellman, Judith 9781479874477
1479874477
Paperback New York University Press 02/01/2017 $25.00
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9781613736562
Curveball: The Remarkable Story of Toni Stone, the First Woman to Play Professional Baseball in the Negro League Ackmann, Martha 9781613736562
1613736568
Paperback Chicago Review Press 02/01/2017 $15.99
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9780803266797
Before Jackie Robinson: The Transcendent Role of Black Sporting Pioneers Gems, Gerald R 9780803266797
0803266790
Paperback University of Nebraska Press 02/01/2017 $35.00

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DFW LITERARY SOULFEST 2017 WEEKEND 
Sept 15th-16th
Fri. Sept 15 - Meet up & kick off DFWLS at Arrested Development Concert at Shipping and Receiving Bar 
7PM Doors 
8PM The Rage Out Arkestra
9PM The Effinay's
10PM Arrested Development
You can purchase tickets at www.thedockbookshop.com
 
Sat. Sept 16 - DFW LITERARY SOULFEST AT A GLANCE 
11:00a - MBK Rites of Passage Ceremony
 
12:00p - 
-Queen Mother Orite Olasowo' Adefunmi of Oyotunji African Village speaks to families
-Saving our Sons & Vision Board Guide for young people by Patrick Oliver
-Review of the book Black Panther by Ta-Nehisi Coates, hosted by Dominique
 
1:00p - 
-Exploring the literary works of Iyanla Vanzant
-Spotlight on The Third World Press celebrating 50 years 
-Dock Power Hour - Introducing DFWLS featured authors
 
2:30p "The Sisters are Alright" a book review by Keys to the Kingdom
 
3:00p Money and Business by The Millionaire Makers
 
4:00p Remembering Dick Gregory, We will be celebrating the life and legacy of Gregory and reviewing his literary works
 
5:30p Reviewing the book The Hate You Give (THUG) by Angie Thomas, review presente by Texas Librarian Monique Christain-Long
 
6:00p DFWLS Concert ft. Tatiana "Lady May" Mayfield. Cost of ticket $10.00
DFW LITERARY SOULFEST CONCERT     
featuring
TATIANA LADY MAY
 
SATURDAY, SEPT 16th 
at The Dock 
6637 Meadowbrook Dr Fort Worth, TX   
Show: 6:00 PM 
 
 
Tatiana Mayfield is a star among jazz vocalists. Her voice is very refreshing and joyful to listen to and her talent is undeniable. Her vocabulary includes classic and timeless jazz interpretations and her scat was described to be "as natural as breathing". She also has an affinity to sing some excellent R&B interpretations.
   
Dock Power Hour
featuring DFWLS Authors Sat. Sept 16th - 1:00-2:00p

Rickie Clark
Pastor Mike Nwanju
Elder Chimeremugo
Patrick Oliver
Sanderia Faye
Sh'Moore
Darrolyn Brock
and more!

 
Millionaire Maker Club Wealth Team 
Sat. Sept 16th - 3:00-4:00p 
 
Dorothy Cook,
The Millionaire Maker
Book Title: Wealth: Success Tips For Entrepreneurs & Business Owners 
 
Dr. Shirley Clark,  
Millionaire Brand Strategist
Book Title: Blessed: How To Attract Wealth Into Your Life
and more!
DFW LITERARY SOULFEST KICKOFF WITH  
ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT

FRIDAY, SEPT 15, 2017
at Shipping & Receiving Bar 
201 S Calhoun St. 
Fort Worth, TX  
 
 Meet Up/Social Hour: 7:30p
 
 Show: 9:00 pm 
 
Genius Lyrics from Arrested Development... 
From the early 90's the music group offered a positive, Afrocentric alternative in what was a gangsta rap dominated scene. Fans can expect to hear all of their favourite hits including Tennessee, Mr Wendal, People Everyday, Revolution, Ease My Mind and many more.
 
Mark Your Calendars!
DFW Literary SoulFEST
POWER SESSIONS & CONCERT

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2017
11:00 - 8:00 PM
The Dock Bookshop
6637 Meadowbrook Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76112
 
A Celebration of Books, Reading, Community and Culture   
During National Literacy Month!
Full schedule coming soon
DFW Literary SoulFEST Highlights 
Remembering the
Life &Legacy of
Dick Gregory

 
Saturday, Sept. 16th
4:00-5:30 PM
@ The Dock
 
During the DFWLS we will pause to pay tribute to
Dick Gregory
Comedian, Civil Rights Activist, Social Critic, Writer and more.
Come share your thoughts, artistic expressions and energy as we discuss his new book,
Defining Moments in History: Reading Between the Lies
which will be available for purchase at event.

 
The Official Celebration for Dick Gregory will be held this Sat. Sept. 16 as well at 4PM at City of Praise Ministries, 8501 Jericho City Dr.  Landover, MD 20785
My Brother's Keeper 
 Book Camp 
Rites of Passage Ceremony
Sat. Sept 16 at 11am
The young men of the MBK Book Camp have truly been putting in work. The community is invited to come and support their first Rite of Passage
BOOK REVIEWS & DISCUSSIONS
Our beloved co-owner & staffer Dominique Johnson will discuss the Black Panther Series and 2018 movie release at DFW Literary Soulfest at 12:30p 



The beautiful Queens of Keys to the Queendom
  will present the book
THE SISTERS ARE ALRIGHT by Tamara Winfrey Harris
at 2:30p 
 


Our wonderful Librarian friend Monique Christian Long will do a book review on the book THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas at 5:30p
 
 
 
    
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Join a literary group! There will be opportunities for to meet & greet and join book clubs & literary groups at the DFW Literary Soulfest! 
Order Discounted 
Featured Books Now for Community Conversation 
 
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