If you are a Black 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, 2023

A Crown So Cursed by L.L. McKinney

Release Date TBD

Heart-Shaped Lies by Elizabeth Agyemang

Play the Game by Charlene Allen

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Kalynn Bayron

Blood Debts by Terry J. Benton

Songs of Irie by Asha Bromfield

The Inevitability of Home by Ciera Burch

Where Shadows Reign by Patrice Caldwell

Sweet Stakes by Alechia Dow 

Promposal by RaeChell Garrett 

Adoptee to Adoptee Edited by Shannon Gibney & Nicole Chung

Something Like Right by H.D. Hunter

Chaos and Flame by Justina Ireland & Tessa Gratton

The Jump by Brittney M. Morris

Our Shadows Have Claws Edited by Amparo Ortiz & Yamile Saied Méndez

Fishing by Michael Ralph and Nia Palmer & Laura Molnar 

The Wrong Kind of Weird by James Ramos

Sweet Clarity by Rhiannon Richardson

Butcherbirds by Liselle Sambury

What She Missed by Liara Tamani

And Other Mistakes by Erika Turner