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  • The Fire Next Time

    by James Baldwin

    series Vintage International
    An official Oprah Winfrey’s “The Books That Help Me Through” selectionA national bestseller when it first appeared in 1963, The Fire Next Time galvanized the nation, gave passionate voice to the emerging civil rights movement—and still lights the way to understanding race in America today."Basically the finest essay I’ve ever read. . . . Baldwin refused to hold anyone’s hand. He was both direct ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • No Name in the Street

    by James Baldwin

    series Vintage International
    An extraordinary history of the turbulent sixties and early seventies that displays James Baldwin's fury and despair more deeply than any of his other works, and powerfully speaks to contemporary conversations around racism."It contains truth that cannot be denied.” — The Atlantic MonthlyIn this stunningly personal document, James Baldwin remembers in vivid details the Harlem childhood that shaped ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

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    Go Tell It on the Mountain

    by James Baldwin

    Narrated by Adam Lazarre-White

    Unabridged

    8 hours 45 min

    James Baldwin’s stunning first novel is now an American classic. With startling realism that brings Harlem and the black experience vividly to life, this is a work that touches the heart with emotion while it stimulates the mind with its narrative style, symbolism, and excoriating vision of racism in America. Moving through time from the rural South to the northern ghetto, Baldwin chronicles a ... Read more

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  • The Devil Finds Work

    by James Baldwin

    series Vintage International
    "Probing perhaps more deeply than ever before into American racial practices." —The NationBaldwin’s personal reflections on movies gathered here in a book-length essay are also an appraisal of American racial politics. Offering an incisive look at racism in American movies and a vision of America’s self-delusions and deceptions, Baldwin challenges the underlying assumptions in such films as In the ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Come Out the Wilderness

    by James Baldwin

    series A Vintage Short
    A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” SelectionJames Baldwin’s commanding prose remains as pressing in its compassionate portrayal of marginalized figures today as it was during the peak of the Civil Rights Movement.In “Come Out the Wilderness,” an essential and tremendous classic of American literature, Baldwin unmasks the heartbreak of one African American woman’s spiritual, sexual, moral, and ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    The Fire Next Time

    by James Baldwin

    Narrated by Jesse Martin

    Unabridged

    2 hours 25 min

    At once a powerful evocation of his early life in Harlem and a disturbing examination of the consequences of racial injustice to both the individual and the body politic, James Baldwin galvanized the nation in the early days of the civil rights movement with his eloquent manifesto. The Fire Next Time stands as one of the essential works of our literature. ... Read more

    $4.95 USD or FREE with audiobook trial

  • Fifty Famous Stories Retold

    by James Baldwin

    Fifty Famous Stories Retold by James Baldwin. ... Read more

    $0.71 USD

  • Baldwin for Our Times

    Writings from James Baldwin for an Age of Sorrow and Struggle

    by James Baldwin and 1 more

    A collection of James Baldwin's writings that speaks urgently to our current era of racial injustice, with an introduction by prominent Baldwin scholar Rich BlintIn his unforgettable, incandescent essays and poetry, James Baldwin diagnosed the racial injustices of the twentieth century and illuminated the struggles and triumphs of African Americans. Now, in our current age of persistent racial ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • Thirty More Famous Stories

    Retold & Illustrated

    by James Baldwin and 1 more

    CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS discovered America on the 12th of October, 1492. He had spent eighteen years in planning for that wonderful first voyage which he made across the Atlantic Ocean. The thoughts and hopes of the best part of his life had been given to it. He had talked and argued with sailors and scholars and princes and kings, saying, "I know that, by sailing west across the great ocean, one may ... Read more

    $3.29 USD

  • Going to Meet the Man

    Stories

    by James Baldwin

    series Vintage International
    "There's no way not to suffer. But you try all kinds of ways to keep from drowning in it." The men and women in these eight short fictions grasp this truth on an elemental level, and their stories detail the ingenious and often desperate ways in which they try to keep their head above water.It may be the heroin that a down-and-out jazz pianist uses to face the terror of pouring his life into an ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • The Amen Corner

    A Play

    by James Baldwin

    series Vintage International
    A scalding, uplifting, sorrowful, and exultant masterpiece of the modern American theater, The Amen Corner is a play about faith and family, about the gulf between black men and black women and black fathers and black sons.In his first work for the theater, James Baldwin brought all the fervor and majestic rhetoric of the storefront churches of his childhood along with an unwavering awareness of ... Read more

    $11.99 USD

  • Tell Me How Long the Train's Been Gone

    by James Baldwin

    series Vintage International
    A major work of American literature that powerfully portrays the anguish of being Black in a society that at times seems poised on the brink of total racial war.At the height of his theatrical career, the actor Leo Proudhammer is nearly felled by a heart attack. As he hovers between life and death, Baldwin shows the choices that have made him enviably famous and terrifyingly vulnerable.For between ... Read more

    $11.99 USD