Fall 2021 BIPOC SFF Title List

Welcome to the fall quarter’s list of upcoming SF/F books by BIPOC writers, covering titles from September 2021 through August 2022.

But first, here are a few titles released in August 2021 that we missed in the previous list:

  1. Latanya McQueen, When the Reckoning Comes. Bookshop.org
  2. Aparna Verma, The Boy with Fire. Amazon.com

And now, onto some upcoming titles!

SEPTEMBER 2021

Novels (Adult):

  1. Ryka Aoki, Light From Uncommon Stars. Bookshop.org/Amazon 
  2. Zoraida Cordova, The Inheritance of Orquidea Divina. Bookshop.org
  3. Ari Honarvar, A Girl Called Rumi. Bookshop.org
  4. Cassandra Khaw, The All-Consuming World. Bookshop.org
  5. Gayl Jones, Palmeres. Bookshop.org
  6. Premee Mohamed, The Annual Migration of Clouds. Bookshop.org
  7. Ruth Ozeki, The Book of Form and Emptiness. Bookshop.org
  8. JJ Amaworo Wilson, Nazaré. Bookshop.org
  9. Xiran Jay Zhao, Iron Widow. Bookshop.org

Novels (YA+MG):

  1. David Bowles & Raul the Third, The Witch Owl Parliament. MG. Bookshop.org
  2. Roshani Chokshi, The Bronzed Beasts. Bookshop.org
  3. Ayana Gray, Beasts of Prey. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  4. Tiffany Jackson, White Smoke. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  5. Kayvion Lewis, The Half-Class. Bookshop.org
  6. Marie Lu, Steelstriker. Bookshop.org
  7. Shanna Miles, For All Time. Paranormal romance. Bookshop.org
  8. Sarah Raughley, The Bones of Ruin. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  9. Diana Rodriguez Wallach, Small Town Monsters. Bookshop.org

Novellas:

  1. adrienne maree brown, Grievers. Bookshop.org
  2. Kayla Chenault, These Bones. Bookshop.org
  3. Neon Yang, The Tensorate Series. Omnibus of four novellas. Bookshop.org/Amazon

Collections:

  1. Soman Chainani, Beasts and Beauty: Dangerous Tales. Bookshop.org
  2. Cesi Davidson, Fricatives. Aqueduct Press

OCTOBER 2021

Novels (Adult):

  1. Sifton Tracey Anipare, Yume. Bookshop.org
  2. Kylie Lee Baker, The Keeper of Night. Bookshop.org
  3. Jennifer Marie Brissett, Destroyer of Light. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  4. Emma Mieko Candon, Star Wars Visions: Ronin. Bookshop.org
  5. Roshani Chockshi, Once More Upon a Time. Paranormal romance. Bookshop.org
  6. Cherie Dimaline, Hunting by Stars. Bookshop.org/Amazon 
  7. Toshikazu Kawaguchi, Tales from the Café. Bookshop.org
  8. Un Su Kim, The Cabinet. Amazon 
  9. Sarah Kuhn, Hollywood Heroine. Bookshop.org
  10. Eugene Lim, Search History. Bookshop.org
  11. Melissa Lozada-Oliva, Dreaming of You. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  12. James Han Mattson, Reprieve. Bookshop.org
  13. Nalini Singh, Archangel’s Light. Paranormal romance. Bookshop.org
  14. Suleikha Snyder, Pretty Little Lion. Paranormal romance. Bookshop.org
  15. June C.L. Tan, Jade Fire Gold. Amazon
  16. Paerry Teo & Lindy Ryan, Black Mariah: Changi, Singapore. Season 1 Book 9. Amazon
  17. Tade Thompson, Far from the Light of Heaven. Bookshop.org

Novels (YA):

  1. Janella Angeles, When Night Breaks. Book 2. Bookshop.org/Amazon 
  2. Cristin Bishara, Vial of Tears. Bookshop.org
  3. Dhonielle Clayton, The Mirror: Shattered Midnight. Bookshop.org
  4. Michelle Coles, Black Was the Ink. Bookshop.org
  5. Rucker Moses & Theo Gangi, Kingston and the Echoes of Magic. Bookshop.org
  6. Lilliam Rivera, We Light Up the Sky. Bookshop.org
  7. London Shah, Journey to the Heart of the Abyss. Bookshop.org
  8. Maggie Tokuda-Hall, Squad. Bookshop.org

Novellas:

  1. Cassandra Khaw, Nothing But Blackened Teeth. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  2. Zin E. Rocklyn, Flowers for the Sea. Amazon

Collections:

  1. Jocelyn Nicole Johnson, My Monticello. Bookshop.org
  2. Yoon Ha Lee, The Fox’s Tower and Other Tales. Bookshop.org
  3. Cixin Liu, The Wandering Earth. Amazon

NOVEMBER 2021

Novels (Adult):

  1. Therese Beharrie, And They Lived Happily Ever After. Paranormal romance. Bookshop.org
  2. Natashia Deón, The Perishing. Bookshop.org
  3. Louise Erdrich, The Sentence. Bookshop.org
  4. Diana Galbaldon, Go Tell the Bees That I Am Gone. Bookshop.org
  5. Nicole Glover, The Undertakers. Book 2/2. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  6. Ken Liu, The Veiled Throne, Book 3. Bookshop.org/Amazon  
  7. Fonda Lee, Jade Legacy. Amazon
  8. Nnedi Okorafor, Noor. Bookshop.org
  9. Andrew Stewart, The Bone Shard Emperor. Book 2. Amazon
  10. David Valdes, Spin Me Right Round. Bookshop.org/Amazon

Novels (YA):

  1. Livia Blackburne, Queen’s Council: Feather and Flame. Book 2. Bookshop.org
  2. Lauren Blackwood, Within These Wicked Walls. Bookshop.org
  3. Natasha Bowen, Skin of the Sea. Bookshop.org/Amazon
  4. Roseanne A. Brown, A Psalm of Storms and Silence. Bookshop.org
  5. Chloe Gong, Our Violent Ends. Bookshop.org
  6. Darcie Little Badger, A Snake Falls to Earth. Bookshop.org
  7. Makiaa Lucier, Year of the Reaper. Amazon 
  8. Natasha Ngan, Girls of Fate and Fury. Bookshop.org
  9. Dustin Thao, You’ve Reached Sam. Bookshop.org
  10. Rebecca Kim Wells, Briar Girls. Bookshop.org/Amazon

Collections:

  1. Eugen Bacon, Danged Black Thing. Transit Lounge.
  2. Tobias Buckell, Shoggoths in Traffic and Other Stories. Bookshop.org
  3. Courtia Newland, Cosmogramma. Bookshop.org

DECEMBER 2021

Novels (Adult):

  1. Sosuke Natsukawa, The Cat Who Saved Books. Bookshop.org

Novels (YA):

  1. Renée Ahdieh, The Righteous. Paranormal romance. Bookshop.org
  2. Michelle Sagara, The Queen of the Dead (omnibus). Bookshop.org

JANUARY 2022

Novels (Adult):

  1. V Castro, Mestiza Blood. Bookshop.org
  2. Jessamine Chan, The School for Good Mothers. Bookshop.org
  3. Mike Chen, Lightyears from Home. Amazon
  4. Sequoia Nagamatsu, How High We Go in the Dark. Bookshop.org
  5. Sue Lynn Tan, Daughter of the Moon Goddess. Amazon
  6. Hanya Yanagihara, To Paradise. Bookshop.org

Novels (YA):

  1. Adi Alsaid, Before Takeoff. Bookshop.org
  2. Kendare Blake, In Every Generation. Amazon.com
  3. J. Elle, Ashes of Gold. Bookshop.org
  4. Femi Fadugba, The Upper World. Bookshop.org
  5. Kass Morgan & Danielle Paige, The Monarchs. Book 2. Amazon
  6. Nnedi Okorafor, Akata Woman. Bookshop.org
  7. Akshaya Raman, The Ivory Key. Bookshop.org

Novellas:

  1. Tochi Onyebuchi, Goliath. Bookshop.org

Collections:

  1. Vandana Singh, Utopias of the Third Kind. Bookshop.org

FEBRUARY 2022

Novels (Adult):

  1. Karen Lorde, The Blue, Beautiful World. Bookshop.org
  2. Fay Snowden, A Killing Rain. Link TBA
  3. Na’amen Gobert Tilahun, The Fruit. Bookshop.org
  4. Mizuki Tsujimura, The Lonely Castle in the Mirror. Bookshop.org

Novels (YA):

  1. Melissa de la Cruz, Never After: The Stolen Slipper. Bookshop.org
  2. Veronica G. Henry, The Quarter Storm. Amazon
  3. Julie Kagawa, The Iron Sword. Bookshop.org
  4. Vanessa Len, Only a Monster. Bookshop.org
  5. Axie Oh, The Girl Who Fell Beneath the Sea. Bookshop.org

Novellas:

  1. Nghi Vo, Singing Hills #3. Link TBA

Collections:

  1. Ayiza Jama-Everett, Heroes of an Unknown World. Link TBA

MARCH 2022

Novels (Adult):

  1. Maurice Broaddus, Sweep of Stars. Book 1 of 3. Amazon
  2. Deborah Falaye, Blood Scion. Amazon
  3. T.L. Huchu, Our Lady of Mysterious Ailments. Bookshop.org
  4. Simon Jimenez, The Spear Cuts Through Water. Bookshop.org/Amazon 
  5. Judy I. Lin, A Magic Steeped in Poison. Bookshop.org
  6. Premee Mohamed, The Void Ascendant. Book 3. Bookshop.org
  7. Tara Sim, The City of Dusk. Amazon
  8. R.R. Virdi, The First Binding. Amazon
  9. Khan Wong, The Circus Infinite. Amazon

Novels (YA):

  1. Traci Chee, A Thousand Steps Into the Night. Amazon
  2. Lizz Huerta, The Lost Dreamer. Bookshop.org
  3. Sabaa Tahir, All My Rage. Bookshop.org
  4. Amélie Wen Zhao, Crimson Reign. Book 3 Bookshop.org

Novellas:

  1. Saad Z. Hossain, Kundo Wakes Up. Bookshop.org

APRIL 2022

Novels (Adult):

  1. Adam Oyebanji, Braking Day. Amazon
  2. Rebecca Roanhorse, Fevered Star. Book 2. Bookshop.org
  3. Rajnar Vajna, Doctor Alien. Link TBA

Novels (YA):

  1. Lily Anderson, Scout’s Honor. Amazon
  2. Akemi Dawn Bowman, The Genesis Wars. Book 2. Amazon
  3. Melissa de la Cruz, Cinder & Glass. Paranormal romance. Amazon
  4. Namina Forna, The Merciless Ones. Book 2. Bookshop org
  5. Gama Ray Martinez, God of Neverland. Amazon
  6. Shani Michelle, You Should Have Seen This Coming. Bookshop.org
  7. Emily X.R. Pan, An Arrow to the Moon. Paranormal romance. Amazon

Novellas:

  1. Fonda Lee, The Jade Setter of Janloon. Link TBA

Collections:

  1. Janelle Monáe, The Memory Librarian: and Other Stories of Dirty Computer. Amazon
  2. Shuang Xuetao, Rouge Street: Three Novellas. Bookshop.org

MAY 2022

Novels (Adult):

  1. Ashok Banker, The Blind King’s Wrath. Book 3. Amazon
  2. Nghi Vo, Siren Queen. Amazon

Novels (YA):

  1. Dhonielle Clayton, The Marvellers. Bookshop.org
  2. Isabel Ibañez, Together We Burn. Bookshop.org

Novellas:

  1. Tade Thompson, The Legacy of Molly Southbourne. Book 3 Amazon
  2. Nghi Vo, Siren Queen. Amazon

JUNE 2022

Novels (Adult):

  1. Agnes Gomillion, The Seed of Cain, Book 2. Bookshop.org/Amazon 
  2. Kit Rocha, Dance with the Devil. Book 3. Amazon

Novellas:

  1. Samit Basu, The City Inside. Amazon

AUGUST 2022

Novels (Adult):

  1. Leopoldo Gout, Piñata. Bookshop.org

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