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 8/7/2018
A Chance In the World Steve Pemberton 9781404183551 Thomas Nelson 1/9/2012
A Chance in the World (Young Readers Edition) Steve Pemberton 9781400225149 Thomas Nelson 4/20/2021
A Dream Too Big Caylin Moore 9781400209910 Thomas Nelson Publishers 6/4/2019
A Dream Too Big Caylin Louis Moore 9781400209941 Thomas Nelson 6/2/2020
A Legacy of Fifty Years Stan Perea, editor 9781426774515 Abingdon 9/17/2013
A Sojourner's Truth Natasha Sistrunk Robinson 9780830845521 InterVarsity Press 10/9/2018
After Andrew C. Turner II 9781683593171 Kirkdale Press 8/7/2019
Ambassador of a Higher Power Elias Malki 9781591857983 Charisma House 8/25/2005
Bamboozled by Jesus Yvonne Orji 9781546012672 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 5/25/2021
Becoming Mama Yvrose Telfort Ismael 9780736977654 Harvest House Publishers 10/1/2019
Behind the Laughter Anthony Griffith 9780785219804 Thomas Nelson 8/10/2021
Between Heaven and Ground Zero Leslie Haskin 9781441208118 Baker Publishing Group 2/1/2008
Bloodline John Turnipseed with Cecil Murphey 9781424549382 BroadStreet Publishing 10/1/2014
Bloodline: A True Story John Turnipseed with Cecil Murphey 9781424549382 BroadStreet Publishing 10/1/2014
Bound to Be Free D. A. Horton 9781631464676 NavPress 7/8/1905
Breathe Angela Burgin Logan & Samson Logan 9781424553020 BroadStreet Publishing 3/14/2017
Call Me Chef, Dammit! Andre Rush 9780785249450 Harper Horizon 3/1/2022
Called Out Janet Boynes 9781599793856 Charisma House 12/19/2008
Called to Forgive Anthony Thompson (w/Denise George) 9780764232985 Baker Publishing Group 6/4/2019
Can't Nothing Bring Me Down Ida Keeling 9780310349891 Zondervan 2/27/2018
Can't Nothing Bring Me Down Ida Keeling 9780310349891 Zondervan 2/27/2018
Captive in Iran Maryam Postampour/Marziyeh Amirizadeh 9781414371214 Tyndale House Publishers 3/1/2014
Carved in Ebony Jasmine L. Holmes 9780764238857 Bethany House (Baker Publishing Group) 11/2/2021
Carved in Ebony (Young Reader's Edition) Jasmine L. Holmes 9780764238864 Bethany House (Baker Publishing Group) 8/2/2022
Catch a Star Tamika Catchings 9780800723958 Baker Publishing Group 8/1/2017
Chasing Grace Sanya Richards-Ross 9780310349402 Zondervan 6/6/2017
Christian China and the Light of the World David Wang 9781441269058 Baker Publishing Group 11/1/2013
Convicted Jameel McGee 9780735290747 WaterBrook 10/9/2018
Cradling Abundance Monique Misenga Ngoie Mukuna 9780830852987 InterVarsity Press 7/27/2021
Death of a Guru Rabi R. Maharaj 9780890814345 Harvest House Publishers 6/1/1984
Defying Jihad Esther Ahmad 9781496425898 Tyndale House Publishers 6/4/2019
Delivered To Destiny Kimberly Daniels 9781591856146 Charisma House 6/2/2005
Diaspora Dreams Andrew Chatora 9781637460290 Kharis Publishing 3/25/2021
Escape from the World Trade Center Leslie Haskin 9781441270689 Baker Publishing Group 8/1/2011
Eyes Fixed T.C. Stallings 9781424560479 BroadStreet Publishing 6/9/2021
Fear And Faith Trillia Newbell 9780802410221 Moody Publishers 4/1/2015
Finding God, Finding Me Izzy Koo 9781637460306 Kharis Publishing 4/12/2021
Finding My Father Blair Linne 9781784986469 The Good Book Company 10/1/2021
Finding Quiet Jamie Grace 9780764236075 Baker Publishing Group 10/13/2020
Fire Road Kim Phuc 9781496424297 Tyndale House Publishers 10/3/2017
Fortune Lisa Sharon Harper 9781587435270 Brazos Press (Baker Publishing Group) 2/8/2022
Free at Last Asia Bibi with Anne-Isabelle Tollett 9781424560721 BroadStreet Publishing 9/1/2020
From Jihad to Jesus Jerry Rassamni 9780899570914 AMG Publishers 4/9/2017
Gay Girl, Good God Jackie Hill Perry 9781462751228 B&H Publishing Group 9/3/2018
Gifted Hands Ben Carson M.D. 9780310546511 Zondervan 1/28/1992
Girl Soldier Faith J.H. McDonnell and Grace Akallo 9780800794217 Baker Publishing Group 6/1/2007
Glory Road Anthony J. Carter 9781433505843 Crossway 7/31/2009
God, Mt. Fuji, And Sweet Tea Janet Paige Smith 9781649491879 Elk Lake Publishing 5/20/2021
Heaven Is So Real! Choo Thomas 9781591857891 Charisma House 4/3/2006
Hiding in the Light Rifqa Bary 9781601426987 WaterBrook 5/3/2016
His Testimonies, My Heritage Women of Color on the Word of God; edited by Kristie Anyabwile 9781784983758 Good Book Company 9/1/2019
Hope Runs Samuel Ikua Gachagua 9781441245311 Baker Publishing Group 4/15/2014
I Am Restored Lecrae 9780310358039 Zondervan 10/13/2020
I Choose Victory Cynthia Garrett 9781684510511 Salem Books 5/5/2020
I Dared to Call Him Father (25th anniversary ed.) Bilquis Sheikh 9780800793241 Baker Publishing Group 4/1/2003
I Take My Coffee Black Tyler Merritt 9781546029410 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 9/14/2021
I Will Not Fear Melba Pattillo Beals 9780800735036 Baker Publishing Group 11/20/2018
Impossible Love Craig Keener & Médine Moussounga Keener 9780800797775 Baker Publishing Group 4/5/2016
Joe's Table Dr. Stephanie Chung 9781424556007 BroadStreet Publishing 1/1/2018
Juan Antonio Monroy: An Autobiography Juan Antonio Monroy 9780891123583 Leafwood Publishers 12/13/2011
Kidnapped by a Cult Shen Xiaoming 9781629118048 Whitaker House 3/7/2017
La Biografía de Charles Spurgeon Juan Carlos de la Cruz 9788417620943 Clie 3/3/2021
Latin Hitmaker – The Rudy Pérez Story Rudy Perez 9780310351702 Zondervan 7/23/2019
Leaving Buddha Tenzin Lahkpa 9781641231022 Whitaker House 3/5/2019
Light in the Dark Belt Rosa Young 9780758650269 Concordia Publishing House 1/2/1950
Lost & Found Sarah Jakes 9780764216992 Baker Publishing Group 5/5/2015
Madison Park Eric Motley 9780310356967 Zondervan 1/26/2021
Madison Park Eric L. Motley 9780310349631 Zondervan 11/14/2017
Mi Casa Uptown (English) Rich Perez 9781462743711 B&H Publishing Group 11/1/2017
Mi Casa Uptown (Spanish) Rich Perez 9781462745395 B&H Publishing Group 11/1/2017
Miracle of Five Minutes Sundo Kim 9781630888336 Abingdon 5/1/2015
More Than My Scars Kechi Okwuchi 9781540901590 Baker Books (Baker Publishing Group) 3/29/2022
My Name Is Tani . . . and I Believe in Miracles Tanitoluwa Adewumi 9780785232711 Thomas Nelson 4/14/2020
My Name Is Tani . . . and I Believe in Miracles (Young Readers Edition) Tanitoluwa Adewumi 9781400218295 Thomas Nelson 4/14/2020
My People, My People, My God Rev. Donald Marbury 9781946277244 Kharis Publishing 9/19/2018
My Wynter Season Jonathan Pitts 9780736981354 Harvest House Publishers 2/9/2021
Native Kaitlin B. Curtice 9781587434310 Baker Publishing Group 4/2/2020
No Crowns in the Castle Fantasia Barrino Taylor & Kendall Taylor 9781546012634 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 4/26/2022
Once There Was a Girl Wendy Randall 9781946277855 Kharis Publishing 12/21/2021
One Blood John Perkins with Karen Waddles 9780802418012 Moody Publishers 4/1/2018
One Blood: Parting Words to the Church on Race John M. Perkins; narrated by Calvin Robinson 9781621887355 ChristianAudio / Oasis Audio 4/3/2018
One Church Many Tribes Richard Twiss 9780800797256 Baker Publishing Group 8/8/2000
Out of a Far Country Christopher Yuan and Angela Yuan 9780307729354 WaterBrook 5/3/2011
Out of Islam Christopher Alam 9781591858904 Charisma House 7/14/2006
Out of the Dark Mandisa (Hundley) 9781954201002 EMF Publishing (K-LOVE Books imprint) 1/11/2022
Palau Luis Palau with Paul J. Pastor 9780310354055 Zondervan 6/4/2019
Permission to Be Black A.D. "Lumkile" Thomason 9780830847273 InterVarsity Press 2/23/2021
Quiet Strength Tony Dungy 9781414318028 Tyndale House Publishers 7/10/2007
Radical Redemption Manny Mill 9780802408839 Moody Publishers 12/1/2012
Reflections by Rosa Parks Rosa Parks 9780310351566 Zondervan 1/9/2018
Repurposed Noe Garcia 9781087740492 B&H Pubiishing Group 10/19/2021
Rise Above Steve Zakuani 9781683590422 Kirkdale Press 7/1/2018
Shackled Mariam Ibraheem 9781641238199 Whitaker House 3/8/2022
Shattered Prayers Kenneth Ching 9781577997214 Kirkdale Press 6/20/2016
Shifting Shadows Herman Mendoza 9780764236167 Baker Publishing Group 5/5/2020
Silent Cry Dorothy J. Newton 9780310344841 Zondervan 10/6/2015
Smuggling Light Esther Chang 9781629117928 Whitaker House 10/11/2016
Sombras cambiantes Herman Mendoza 9780764236174 Baker Publishing Group 5/5/2020
Standing Together Carlos Evans 9780825444975 Kregel Publications 6/25/2019
Standing Together Rosemarie Evans 9780825444975 Kregel Publications 6/25/2019
Stranger No More Annahita Parsan with Craig Borlase 9780718095710 Thomas Nelson Publishers 11/14/2017
Street God Dimas Salaberrios 9781496402783 Tyndale House Publishers 9/1/2015
Success from the Inside Out Nona Jones 9780310357605 Zondervan 1/21/2020
Sweet Like Jasmine Bonnie Gray 9780736983426 Harvest House Publishers 10/5/2021
Tani's New Home Tanitoluwa Adewumi 9781400218288 Thomas Nelson 11/24/2020
The Best that I Can Be Rafer Johnson 9780385487610 WaterBrook 8/17/1999
The Crutch of Success Steve Stirling 9781641233255 Whitaker House 9/17/2019
The Daily Check-In Michelle Williams 9781400223398 Thomas Nelson 1/25/2022
The Emancipation of Robert Sadler Robert Sadler (w/Marie Chapian) 9781441270054 Baker Publishing Group 1/1/2012
The Faithful Preacher Thabiti Anyabwile 9781581348279 Crossway 3/31/2007
The Gentle Giant of Dynamite Hill Helen Shores Lee 9780310336228 Zondervan 8/24/2013
The Heavenly Man Brother Yun 9780825446771 Kregel Publications 7/28/2020
The IF in Life Rashad Jennings 9780310765950 Zondervan 5/21/2019
The Pursuit of Porsha Porsha Williams 9781546015901 Worthy Books, a division of Hachette Book Group 11/16/2021
The Rivers Frontiers Titi Horsfall 9781632694911 Deep River Books 9/26/2019
The Top of the Stairs Joshua McClure 9781632695338 Deep River Books 7/30/2020
The Voices We Carry J.S. Park 9780802419897 Moody Publishers 5/1/2020
Think Big Ben Carson M.D. 9780310343363 Zondervan 5/19/2015
Transformed Remi Adeleke 9780785241669 Thomas Nelson 5/18/2021
True Wealth Mani Erfan 9781629119885 Whitaker House 3/6/2018
Truth Doesn't Have a Side Dr. Bennett Omalu 9780310351962 Zondervan 8/8/2017
Unashamed Lecrae Moore 9781433689123 B&H Publishing Group 5/3/2016
Uncompromised: The T.C. Stallings Story T.C. Stallings 9781424560479 BroadStreet Publishing 2/2/2021
Unified Tim Scott/Trey Gowdy 9781496430427 Tyndale House Publishers 2/28/2018
Unified Tim Scott 9781496430410 Tyndale House Publishers 4/3/2018
Unveiled Esther Ahmad 9780736972307 Harvest House Publishers 5/1/2020
Victor Victor Torres 9781641230537 Whitaker House 11/7/2017
What Belief Can Do Ron Archer ‎ 9781684510528 Salem Books 2/4/2020
What They Meant for Evil Rebecca Deng 9781546017226 FaithWords, a division of Hachette Book Group 9/10/2019
When God Rescripts Your Life Jaci Velasquez 9781400212965 Thomas Nelson Publishers 10/8/2019
While the World Watched Carolyn McKinstry 9781414336374 Tyndale House Publishers 9/1/2013

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