Reading Challenge: Social Horror

The Other Black Girl: A Novel By Zakiya Dalila Harris Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982160142
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Published: Atria Books - June 7th, 2022

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“Riveting, fearless, and vividly original” (Emily St.

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Jackal: A Novel By Erin E. Adams Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593499306
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Published: Bantam - October 4th, 2022

RECOMMENDED BY GILLIAN FLYNN ON THE TODAY SHOW • A young Black girl goes missing in the woods outside her white rust belt town. But she's not the first—and she may not be the last. . . .

“I read this thriller that is Get Out meets The Vanishing Half in one night.”—BuzzFeed

Cherish Farrah: A Novel By Bethany C. Morrow Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593185391
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Published: Dutton - February 7th, 2023

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2022 by PopSugar, Ms. magazine, Medium, Book Riot, BookPage, CrimeReads, Tor Nightfire, Bookshop, Book Talk, BiblioLifestyle, and more! 


Mexican Gothic By Silvia Moreno-Garcia Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525620808
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Published: Del Rey - June 15th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “It’s Lovecraft meets the Brontës in Latin America, and after a slow-burn start Mexican Gothic gets seriously weird.”—The Guardian

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Ring Shout By P. Djèlí Clark Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250767028
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Published: Tordotcom - October 13th, 2020

Nebula, Locus, and Alex Award-winner P. Djèlí Clark returns with Ring Shout, a dark fantasy historical novella that gives a supernatural twist to the Ku Klux Klan's reign of terror

“A fantastical, brutal and thrilling triumph of the imagination...Clark’s combination of historical and political reimagining is cathartic, exhilarating and fresh.” —The New York Times