Books by Ta-Nehisi Coates

WE WERE EIGHT YEARS IN POWER by Ta-Nehisi Coates
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"Emotionally charged, deftly crafted, and urgently relevant essays."
Biting cultural and political analysis from the award-winning journalist. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 8, 2015

"This moving, potent testament might have been titled 'Black Lives Matter.' Or: 'An American Tragedy.'"
The powerful story of a father's past and a son's future. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 6, 2008

"A rare, lyrical family memoir that rises above banal domesticity."
The author's account of growing up with a former Black Panther for a father in a disintegrating corner of Baltimore. Read full book review >