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The Best Bookstores for Austin Readers


July 2022

Independent Bookstores Encourage the Simple Pleasure of Reading

Skip online ordering for a visit to five locally-owned neighborhood shops


June 2022

Black Pearl Books promotes cultural awareness as books get banned due to critical race theory law

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February 2022

Black Pearl Books and the Greater Austin Reading Coalition: Getting culturally-relevant books in the hands of young readers

United Way of Greater Austin 

December 2021

Austin bookstore featured in T-Pain, Normani music video for 'Black-owned Friday'

November 2021

Black Pearl Books is the Black-owned, Family-run Bookstore We’ve Been Waiting For

September 2021

Katrina Brooks has a challenge most small business owners would envy:
She’s working overtime to fulfill orders at Black Pearl Books in Austin

Bloomberg Quicktake

December 2020

Black Lives Matter Creates a Boom for Black-Owned Bookstores

Bloomberg Businessweek

October 2020

Everyone is rooting for Austin’s Black Pearl Books

Austin American Statesman

August 2020

125 Black-Owned Bookstores in America That Amplify the Best in Literature

The Oprah Magazine

August 2020

Black-owned bookstore, Black Pearl Books, scaling for the moment

Fox 7 News Austin

July 2020

10 Books Recommended by Black-Owned Bookstores - The Strategist

July 2020

Episode 28: Education is a Form of Progress

Texas Optimism Project

July 2020

The Black Parade Route

June 2020

The Black Parade Route

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