Book Reviews


About Me

Black & Bookish is the brainchild of Antoinette Scully, educator and lover of all things bookish. She is on a quest to fill your bookshelves with beloved authors of the African Diaspora. 

I'm Currently Reading:

Angry Black Women get dismissed all the time...The story goes that Black Women scare babies, old people, and grown men. This is absurd. This is a lie.
— Brittney Cooper, Eloquent Rage


My Black & Bookish shelf on
Antoinette Scully's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (black-and-bookish shelf)

2018 Reading Challenge

2018 Reading Challenge
Antoinette has read 4 books toward her goal of 100 books.

The Black Cultural Experience is heavily wrapped around movements of visual arts, performance, and literature. My work is in telling the stories of people within the African Diaspora, as expressed through the arts and humanities.