Booklist - Black and Asian Poetry

(See also these related booklists: Black & Asian Writers & Literature, ).

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There are 65 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Resistance, Rebellion, Life: 50 Poems Now by Amit Majmudar (Editor), £11.50 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781524711320

Ten: Poets of the New Generation by Karen McCarthy Woolf (Editor), £9.95 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781780373829

Gold from the Stone: New and Selected Poems by Lemn Sissay, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781782119456

Kumukanda by Kayo Chingonyi, £10.00 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781784741396

The Insomnia Poems by Grace Nichols, £9.95 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781780373393

Don't Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780141984179

Elephant by Siana Bangura, £8.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780993513107

Strange Fruit by Kamau Brathwaite, £12.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781845233082

The Rivered Earth by Vikram Seth, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781780228686

Four Points Fourteen Lines by Tony Chan, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781911335177

Scent: The Complete Works of Dinesh Allirajah by Dinesh Allirajah, £15.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9781910974261

Telling Tales by Patience Agbabi, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781782111573

Eidolon by Sandeep Parmar, £8.95 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781848613928

Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780141981772

The Breakbeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop by Kevin Coval, Quraysh Ali Lansana and Quraysh Ali Lansana (Editors), £14.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781608463954

Maya Angelou: The Complete Poetry by Maya Angelou, £16.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780349006215

Ten: The New Wave by Karen McCarthy Woolf (Editor), £9.95 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781780371108

Telling Tales by Patience Agbabi, £14.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781782111559

The Cartographer Tries to Map a Way to Zion by Kei Miller, £9.95 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781847772671

The World Will Follow Joy: Turning Madness into Flowers (New Poems) by Alice Walker, £10.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781595589873

Ad-Liberation by Sai Murray, £8.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781845232061

Hard Times Require Furious Dancing by Alice Walker, £12.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781608681884

Travel Light Travel Dark by John Agard, £9.95 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781852249915

To Do Wid Me: Benjamin Zephaniah Filmed Live & Direct by Benjamin Zephaniah, filmed by Pamela Robertson-Pearce, £12.00 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781852249434

Out of Bounds: British Black & Asian Poets by Jackie Kay, James Procter and Gemma Robinson (Editors), £12.00 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781852249298

Breaking Silence by Jacob Sam-La Rose, £8.95 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781852249151

Celebrate Wha? Ten Black British Poets from the Midlands by Eric Doumerc and Roy McFarlane (Editors), £7.95 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780956814401

Tippoo Sultan's Incredible White-Man Eating Tiger-Toy Machine!!! by Daljit Nagra, £12.99 (hardback, 2011) ISBN 9780571264902

Third World Girl: Selected Poems by Jean ‘Binta’ Breeze, £12.00 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781852249106

Wisdom Teeth by Derrick Weston Brown, £10.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781604864175

Suspended Somewhere Between: A Book of Verse by Akbar Ahmed, £11.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781604864854

Dub Wise by Geoffrey Philp, £8.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781845231712

Ten: New Poets from Spread the Word by Bernardine Evaristo and Daljit Nagra (editors), £8.95 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781852248796

Tales of Freedom by Ben Okri, £7.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781846041594

Hair Power - Skin Revolution: A Collection of Poems and Personal Essays by Black & Mixed-Race Women by Nicole Moore (editor), £7.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781848763937

Celebrations: Rituals of Peace and Power by Maya Angelou, £7.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781844086153

Alternative Anthem: Selected Poems (Book with 'John Agard Live! DVD) by John Agard, £9.95 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781852248239

Continental Shelf by Fred D'Aguiar, £9.95 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781847770431

The Oxford Book of Caribbean Verse by Edited by Stewart Brown and Mark McWatt, £9.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9780199561599

Footprints and Fingerprints by Lindiwe Mabuza, £8.95 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781770100787

Traces of a Life: A Collection of Elegies and Praise Poems by Abena P.A. Busia, £8.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780955507977

Listener by Lemn Sissay, £9.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781841958958

Belonging: New Poetry by Iranians Around the World by Edited and translated by Niloufar Talebi, £14.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781556437120

Bloodshot Monochrome by Patience Agbabi, £8.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781847671530

The Suitcase Book of Love Poems by Various authors, £6.95 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781905778034

Voices Draped in Black by Ifi Amadiume, £10.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 1592215939

African Affirmations: Songs for Patriots by Askia Toure, £10.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 1592215556

Haiku Humor: Wit and Folly in Japanese Poems and Prints by Stephen Addiss, Fumiko and Akira Yamamoto, £10.99 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781590304723

Red, Cherry Red by Jackie Kay, £6.99 (book with CD, 2007) ISBN 9780747589792

Darling: New and Selected Poems by Jackie Kay, £9.95 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781852247775

Windrush Songs by James Berry, £7.95 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781852247706

New Caribbean Poetry: An Anthology by Edited by Kei Miller, £12.95 (paperback, 2007) ISBN 9781857549416

Jejuri by Arun Kolatkar, £7.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1590171632

Hair - A Journey Into the Afro and African Experience: Poems, Stories, Styling Tips by Shirley May and Pete Kalu, £8.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1905778015

Nubian Voyager: Poetry and Music from the Urban Edge by Les Nubians, £18.99 (book with CD, 2006) ISBN 193277176x

We Brits by John Agard, £7.95 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1852247339

The Rose that Grew from Concrete by Tupac Shakur, £7.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1416511652

Linton Kwesi Johnson: Selected Poems by Linton Kwesi Johnson, £8.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 0141025018

Slave Song by David Dabydeen, £7.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1845230043

From the Page to the Stage by Levi Tafari, £7.50 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1902096975

Beautiful. And Ugly Too by M.K. Asante, Jr, £8.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1592214223

Collected Poems: Her Blue Body Everything We Know : Earthling Poems 1965-1990 by Alice Walker, £9.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 9780753819616

Collected Poems by Chinua Achebe, £9.95 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 9781857548433

Morning Breaks in the Elevator by Lemn Sissay, £7.99 (paperback, 1999) ISBN 0862418380

Langston Hughes: Selected Poems by Langston Hughes, £9.99 (paperback, 1987) ISBN 1852421274