Books by Damon Young

WHAT DOESN'T KILL YOU MAKES YOU BLACKER by Damon Young
Released: March 26, 2019

"Young sharply conveys important truths with powerful effect."
The co-founder and editor-in-chief of VerySmartBrothas documents the evolution of a city, a family, and a man using language that runs the gamut from irreverent to uproarious. Read full book review >
THE ART OF READING by Damon Young
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 10, 2018

"While Young's latest may be the essence of bookish preoccupation, it is a worthy challenge to read bravely, to regard deeply, and to weigh ideas with discernment and generosity."
A philosopher and ardent bibliophile assesses desirable qualities—curiosity, patience, pride, courage, temperance, justice—applied to the reading and comprehension of literature, powers the attentive reader can learn to wield. Read full book review >