Notable Christian Books by Topic

Christian Books on Racial Justice | Christian Books by Authors of Color
ECPA has compiled this list of Christian Books by Authors of Color in several categories. They are listed in alphabetical order by title, and represent a variety of works. This is not a comprehensive list and ECPA will continue to post additional resources to this site.

Memoir / Biography by authors of color
Title Author ISBN Publisher Pub date
13 Days in Ferguson Ron Johnson 9781496416575 Tyndale House Publishers 8/7/18
A Chance In the World Steve Pemberton 9781404183551 Thomas Nelson 1/9/12
A Chance in the World (Young Readers Edition) Steve Pemberton 9781400225149 Thomas Nelson 4/20/21
A Dream Too Big Caylin Moore 9781400209910 Thomas Nelson Publishers 6/4/19
A Dream Too Big Caylin Louis Moore 9781400209941 Thomas Nelson 6/2/20
A Legacy of Fifty Years Stan Perea, editor 9781426774515 Abingdon 9/17/13
A Sojourner's Truth Natasha Sistrunk Robinson 9780830845521 InterVarsity Press 10/9/18
After Andrew C. Turner II 9781683593171 Kirkdale Press 8/7/19
Ambassador of a Higher Power Elias Malki 9781591857983 Charisma House 8/25/05
Bamboozled by Jesus Yvonne Orji 9781546012672 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 5/25/21
Becoming Mama Yvrose Telfort Ismael 9780736977654 Harvest House Publishers 10/1/19
Behind the Laughter Anthony Griffith 9780785219804 Thomas Nelson 8/10/21
Between Heaven and Ground Zero Leslie Haskin 9781441208118 Baker Publishing Group 2/1/08
Bloodline John Turnipseed with Cecil Murphey 9781424549382 BroadStreet Publishing 10/1/14
Bloodline: A True Story John Turnipseed with Cecil Murphey 9781424549382 BroadStreet Publishing 10/1/14
Bound to Be Free D. A. Horton 9781631464676 NavPress 7/8/05
Breathe Angela Burgin Logan & Samson Logan 9781424553020 BroadStreet Publishing 3/14/17
Call Me Chef, Dammit! Andre Rush 9780785249450 Harper Horizon 3/1/22
Called Out Janet Boynes 9781599793856 Charisma House 12/19/08
Called to Forgive Anthony Thompson (w/Denise George) 9780764232985 Baker Publishing Group 6/4/19
Can't Nothing Bring Me Down Ida Keeling 9780310349891 Zondervan 2/27/18
Can't Nothing Bring Me Down Ida Keeling 9780310349891 Zondervan 2/27/18
Captive in Iran Maryam Postampour/Marziyeh Amirizadeh 9781414371214 Tyndale House Publishers 3/1/14
Carved in Ebony Jasmine L. Holmes 9780764238857 Bethany House (Baker Publishing Group) 11/2/21
Carved in Ebony (Young Reader's Edition) Jasmine L. Holmes 9780764238864 Bethany House (Baker Publishing Group) 8/2/22
Catch a Star Tamika Catchings 9780800723958 Baker Publishing Group 8/1/17
Chasing Grace Sanya Richards-Ross 9780310349402 Zondervan 6/6/17
Christian China and the Light of the World David Wang 9781441269058 Baker Publishing Group 11/1/13
Convicted Jameel McGee 9780735290747 WaterBrook 10/9/18
Cradling Abundance Monique Misenga Ngoie Mukuna 9780830852987 InterVarsity Press 7/27/21
Death of a Guru Rabi R. Maharaj 9780890814345 Harvest House Publishers 6/1/84
Defying Jihad Esther Ahmad 9781496425898 Tyndale House Publishers 6/4/19
Delivered To Destiny Kimberly Daniels 9781591856146 Charisma House 6/2/05
Diaspora Dreams Andrew Chatora 9781637460290 Kharis Publishing 3/25/21
Escape from the World Trade Center Leslie Haskin 9781441270689 Baker Publishing Group 8/1/11
Eyes Fixed T.C. Stallings 9781424560479 BroadStreet Publishing 6/9/21
Fear And Faith Trillia Newbell 9780802410221 Moody Publishers 4/1/15
Finding God, Finding Me Izzy Koo 9781637460306 Kharis Publishing 4/12/21
Finding My Father Blair Linne 9781784986469 The Good Book Company 10/1/21
Finding Quiet Jamie Grace 9780764236075 Baker Publishing Group 10/13/20
Fire Road Kim Phuc 9781496424297 Tyndale House Publishers 10/3/17
Fortune Lisa Sharon Harper 9781587435270 Brazos Press (Baker Publishing Group) 2/8/22
Free at Last Asia Bibi with Anne-Isabelle Tollett 9781424560721 BroadStreet Publishing 9/1/20
From Jihad to Jesus Jerry Rassamni 9780899570914 AMG Publishers 4/9/17
Gay Girl, Good God Jackie Hill Perry 9781462751228 B&H Publishing Group 9/3/18
Gifted Hands Ben Carson M.D. 9780310546511 Zondervan 1/28/92
Girl Soldier Faith J.H. McDonnell and Grace Akallo 9780800794217 Baker Publishing Group 6/1/07
Glory Road Anthony J. Carter 9781433505843 Crossway 7/31/09
God, Mt. Fuji, And Sweet Tea Janet Paige Smith 9781649491879 Elk Lake Publishing 5/20/21
Heaven Is So Real! Choo Thomas 9781591857891 Charisma House 4/3/06
Hiding in the Light Rifqa Bary 9781601426987 WaterBrook 5/3/16
His Testimonies, My Heritage Women of Color on the Word of God; edited by Kristie Anyabwile 9781784983758 Good Book Company 9/1/19
Hope Runs Samuel Ikua Gachagua 9781441245311 Baker Publishing Group 4/15/14
I Am Restored Lecrae 9780310358039 Zondervan 10/13/20
I Choose Victory Cynthia Garrett 9781684510511 Salem Books 5/5/20
I Dared to Call Him Father (25th anniversary ed.) Bilquis Sheikh 9780800793241 Baker Publishing Group 4/1/03
I Take My Coffee Black Tyler Merritt 9781546029410 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 9/14/21
I Will Not Fear Melba Pattillo Beals 9780800735036 Baker Publishing Group 11/20/18
Impossible Love Craig Keener & Médine Moussounga Keener 9780800797775 Baker Publishing Group 4/5/16
Joe's Table Dr. Stephanie Chung 9781424556007 BroadStreet Publishing 1/1/18
Juan Antonio Monroy: An Autobiography Juan Antonio Monroy 9780891123583 Leafwood Publishers 12/13/11
Kidnapped by a Cult Shen Xiaoming 9781629118048 Whitaker House 3/7/17
La Biografía de Charles Spurgeon Juan Carlos de la Cruz 9788417620943 Clie 3/3/21
Latin Hitmaker – The Rudy Pérez Story Rudy Perez 9780310351702 Zondervan 7/23/19
Leaving Buddha Tenzin Lahkpa 9781641231022 Whitaker House 3/5/19
Light in the Dark Belt Rosa Young 9780758650269 Concordia Publishing House 1/2/50
Lost & Found Sarah Jakes 9780764216992 Baker Publishing Group 5/5/15
Madison Park Eric Motley 9780310356967 Zondervan 1/26/21
Madison Park Eric L. Motley 9780310349631 Zondervan 11/14/17
Mi Casa Uptown (English) Rich Perez 9781462743711 B&H Publishing Group 11/1/17
Mi Casa Uptown (Spanish) Rich Perez 9781462745395 B&H Publishing Group 11/1/17
Miracle of Five Minutes Sundo Kim 9781630888336 Abingdon 5/1/15
More Than My Scars Kechi Okwuchi 9781540901590 Baker Books (Baker Publishing Group) 3/29/22
My Name Is Tani . . . and I Believe in Miracles Tanitoluwa Adewumi 9780785232711 Thomas Nelson 4/14/20
My Name Is Tani . . . and I Believe in Miracles (Young Readers Edition) Tanitoluwa Adewumi 9781400218295 Thomas Nelson 4/14/20
My People, My People, My God Rev. Donald Marbury 9781946277244 Kharis Publishing 9/19/18
My Wynter Season Jonathan Pitts 9780736981354 Harvest House Publishers 2/9/21
Native Kaitlin B. Curtice 9781587434310 Baker Publishing Group 4/2/20
No Crowns in the Castle Fantasia Barrino Taylor & Kendall Taylor 9781546012634 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 4/26/22
Once There Was a Girl Wendy Randall 9781946277855 Kharis Publishing 12/21/21
One Blood John Perkins with Karen Waddles 9780802418012 Moody Publishers 4/1/18
One Blood: Parting Words to the Church on Race John M. Perkins; narrated by Calvin Robinson 9781621887355 ChristianAudio / Oasis Audio 4/3/18
One Church Many Tribes Richard Twiss 9780800797256 Baker Publishing Group 8/8/00
Out of a Far Country Christopher Yuan and Angela Yuan 9780307729354 WaterBrook 5/3/11
Out of Islam Christopher Alam 9781591858904 Charisma House 7/14/06
Out of the Dark Mandisa (Hundley) 9781954201002 EMF Publishing (K-LOVE Books imprint) 1/11/22
Palau Luis Palau with Paul J. Pastor 9780310354055 Zondervan 6/4/19
Permission to Be Black A.D. "Lumkile" Thomason 9780830847273 InterVarsity Press 2/23/21
Quiet Strength Tony Dungy 9781414318028 Tyndale House Publishers 7/10/07
Radical Redemption Manny Mill 9780802408839 Moody Publishers 12/1/12
Reflections by Rosa Parks Rosa Parks 9780310351566 Zondervan 1/9/18
Repurposed Noe Garcia 9781087740492 B&H Pubiishing Group 10/19/21
Rise Above Steve Zakuani 9781683590422 Kirkdale Press 7/1/18
Shackled Mariam Ibraheem 9781641238199 Whitaker House 3/8/22
Shattered Prayers Kenneth Ching 9781577997214 Kirkdale Press 6/20/16
Shifting Shadows Herman Mendoza 9780764236167 Baker Publishing Group 5/5/20
Silent Cry Dorothy J. Newton 9780310344841 Zondervan 10/6/15
Smuggling Light Esther Chang 9781629117928 Whitaker House 10/11/16
Sombras cambiantes Herman Mendoza 9780764236174 Baker Publishing Group 5/5/20
Standing Together Carlos Evans 9780825444975 Kregel Publications 6/25/19
Standing Together Rosemarie Evans 9780825444975 Kregel Publications 6/25/19
Stranger No More Annahita Parsan with Craig Borlase 9780718095710 Thomas Nelson Publishers 11/14/17
Street God Dimas Salaberrios 9781496402783 Tyndale House Publishers 9/1/15
Success from the Inside Out Nona Jones 9780310357605 Zondervan 1/21/20
Sweet Like Jasmine Bonnie Gray 9780736983426 Harvest House Publishers 10/5/21
Tani's New Home Tanitoluwa Adewumi 9781400218288 Thomas Nelson 11/24/20
The Best that I Can Be Rafer Johnson 9780385487610 WaterBrook 8/17/99
The Crutch of Success Steve Stirling 9781641233255 Whitaker House 9/17/19
The Daily Check-In Michelle Williams 9781400223398 Thomas Nelson 1/25/22
The Emancipation of Robert Sadler Robert Sadler (w/Marie Chapian) 9781441270054 Baker Publishing Group 1/1/12
The Faithful Preacher Thabiti Anyabwile 9781581348279 Crossway 3/31/07
The Gentle Giant of Dynamite Hill Helen Shores Lee 9780310336228 Zondervan 8/24/13
The Heavenly Man Brother Yun 9780825446771 Kregel Publications 7/28/20
The IF in Life Rashad Jennings 9780310765950 Zondervan 5/21/19
The Pursuit of Porsha Porsha Williams 9781546015901 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 11/16/21
The Rivers Frontiers Titi Horsfall 9781632694911 Deep River Books 9/26/19
The Top of the Stairs Joshua McClure 9781632695338 Deep River Books 7/30/20
The Voices We Carry J.S. Park 9780802419897 Moody Publishers 5/1/20
Think Big Ben Carson M.D. 9780310343363 Zondervan 5/19/15
Transformed Remi Adeleke 9780785241669 Thomas Nelson 5/18/21
True Wealth Mani Erfan 9781629119885 Whitaker House 3/6/18
Truth Doesn't Have a Side Dr. Bennett Omalu 9780310351962 Zondervan 8/8/17
Unashamed Lecrae Moore 9781433689123 B&H Publishing Group 5/3/16
Uncompromised: The T.C. Stallings Story T.C. Stallings 9781424560479 BroadStreet Publishing 2/2/21
Unified Tim Scott/Trey Gowdy 9781496430427 Tyndale House Publishers 2/28/18
Unified Tim Scott 9781496430410 Tyndale House Publishers 4/3/18
Unveiled Esther Ahmad 9780736972307 Harvest House Publishers 5/1/20
Victor Victor Torres 9781641230537 Whitaker House 11/7/17
What Belief Can Do Ron Archer ‎ 9781684510528 Salem Books 2/4/20
What They Meant for Evil Rebecca Deng 9781546017226 FaithWords, a division of Hachette Book Group 9/10/19
When God Rescripts Your Life Jaci Velasquez 9781400212965 Thomas Nelson Publishers 10/8/19
While the World Watched Carolyn McKinstry 9781414336374 Tyndale House Publishers 9/1/13

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