Monday, October 25

Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

2019 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

They Come in All Colors by Malcolm Hansen

They Come in All Colors

Malcolm Hansen

2018 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

A Kind of Freedom by Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

A Kind of Freedom

Margaret Wilkerson Sexton

2017 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Grace by Natashia Deon

Grace

Natashia Deon

2016 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

The Turner House by Angela Flournoy

The Turner House

Angela Flournoy

2015 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Forty Acres by Dwayne Alexander Smith

Forty Acres

Dwayne Alexander Smith

2011 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Wench by Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Wench

Dolen Perkins-Valdez

2009 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Orange Mint and Honey by Carleen Brice

Orange Mint and Honey

Carleen Brice

2006 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Freshwater Road by Denise Nicholas

Freshwater Road

Denise Nicholas

2005 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

The Darkest Child by Delores Phillips

The Darkest Child

Delores Phillips

2004 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

The Known World by Edward P. Jones

The Known World

Edward P. Jones

2003 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

The Emperor of Ocean Park by Stephen L. Carter

The Emperor of Ocean Park

Stephen L. Carter

2002 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Gabriel's Story by David Anthony Durham

Gabriel’s Story

David Anthony Durham

2001 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Where I'm Bound by Allen B. Ballard

Where I’m Bound

Allen B. Ballard

2000 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Inner City Blues by Paula L. Woods

Inner City Blues

Paula L. Woods

1998 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

The View from Here by Brian Keith Jackson

The View from Here

Brian Keith Jackson

1997 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Push by Sapphire

Push

Sapphire

1995 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Serpent's Gift by Helen Elaine Lee

Serpent’s Gift

Helen Elaine Lee

1994 Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award – First Novel

Losing Absalom by Alexs D. Pate

Losing Absalom

Alexs D. Pate