If you are a Black debut author with a traditionally published young adult novel and you are missing from this list, please email info@melanininya.com.

Please note that release dates are subject to change.

February 1, 2022

Required Reading for the Disenfranchised Freshman by Kristen R. Lee

And We Rise: The Civil Rights Movement in Poems by Erica Martin

February 8, 2022

You Truly Assumed by Laila Sabreen

February 22, 2022

Daughters of a Dead Empire by Carolyn Tara O’Neil

March 1, 2022

Every Variable Of Us by Charles A. Bush

Turning by Joy L. Smith

March 8, 2022

Blood Scion by Deborah Falaye

April 5, 2022

Perfect Score by Angelica Monai 

June 28, 2022

The Black Girls Left Standing by Juliana Goodman

July 12, 2022

We Deserve Monuments by Jas Hammonds

July 26, 2022

The Witchery by S. Isabelle

August 9, 2022

How You Grow Wings by Rimma Onoseta

October 4, 2022

Looking For Grace by Pamela Varnado

Release Date TBD

Other Side of the Tracks by Charity Alyse

Forgive Me Not by Jennifer Baker

How to Succeed in Witchcraft by Aislinn Brophy

Where Shadows Reign by Patrice Caldwell

Wild Jasmine by Chris Clarkson

Until We Break by Matthew Dawkins

Never Forget Who You Are by Achut Deng and Keely Hutton

Untitled by Harper Glenn

You Are More Than Magic: The Memo for Young Readers by Minda Harts

Highly Suspicious, Unfairly Cute by Talia Hibbert

The Undead Truth of Us by Britney S. Lewis

Finding Jupiter by Kelis Rowe

Bluebell by Destinee Schriner