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A Phoenix First Must Burn: Sixteen Stories of Black Girl Magic, Resistance, and Hope Cover Image
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
Don't Ask Me Where I'm From Cover Image
Afterlife Cover Image
Clap When You Land Cover Image


Night-Blooming Jasmin(n)E: Personal Essays and Poetry Cover Image
Black / Maybe Cover Image
The Pink Box
Daring to Write: Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women Cover Image

Volunteer Staff Picks

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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood Cover Image
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High Five Cover Image
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Ode to an Onion: Pablo Neruda and his Muse Cover Image
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A Lucky Man: Stories Cover Image
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Little Brother Cover Image

Book Club Books

We're Going to Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated, and True Cover Image
Halsey Street Cover Image
American Dreamer


Word Up Community Bookshop/Librería Comunitaria is supporting the Casa Camino Real Bookstore, in facilitating a Refugee Book Drive in conjunction with the American Booksellers Association (ABA). Casa Camino Real Bookstore will disseminate books to refugee families. Read more here.
Laughing Out Loud, I Fly: Poems in English and Spanish Cover Image
Voces Sin Fronteras: Our Stories, Our Truth Cover Image
La Travesía de Enrique Cover Image
Caramelo: En Espanol Cover Image
El Alquimista: Una fábula para seguir tus sueños Cover Image

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Word Up is a multilingual, general-interest, nonprofit community bookshop and arts space in Washington Heights NYC.

2113 Amsterdam Avenue (corner of 165th Street)
New York, NY 10032
(347) 688-4456

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donation will help support our mission of making books more accessible to communities and, in turn, building community. Please click below to donate online, or check our Donate page for other options.