The Outsider A Novel

From Richard Wright, one of the most powerful, acclaimed, and essential American authors of the twentieth century, comes a compelling story of one man's attempt to escape his past...

Native Son

Right from the start, Bigger Thomas had been headed for jail. It could have been for assault or petty larceny; by chance, it was for murder and rape. Native Son tells the story of...

Black Boy

Richard Wright's powerful and eloquent memoir of his journey from innocence to experience in the Jim Crow South. At once an unashamed confession and a profound indictment, Black...

Uncle Tom's Children

"A formidable and lasting contribution to American literature." -Chicago Tribune"A great American writer." -New York Times Book ReviewSet in the American Deep South, each of the...