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The Grid contain links to articles or places you can download books for free.
Text links direct you to a place you can purchase a copy of a book recommendation (or sometimes news relevant to that book).
You can also probably find anything here at Z Library, an e-reader library, linked below.

Abolition

The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander

Critique of The New Jim Crow

We Do This Til We Free Us by Mariame Kaba


 

Anti-Racism

How to be an Anti-Racist by Ibram X. Kendi
My Grandmother's Hands by Resmaa Menakem

Me and White Supremacy by Layla Saad

Attachment + Relationships

Polysecure by Jessica Fern

 

Autism

Unmasking Autism by Dr. Devon Price



Boundaries
Set Boundaries Find Peace by Nedra Tawwab

Body Acceptance + Self Love

The Body is Not an Apology by Sonya Renee Taylor

Domestic Violence

The Gift of Fear by Gavin de Becker
The Revolution Starts at Home

 

Executive Dysfunction

How to Keep House While Drowning by KC Davis

Fat

Fearing the Black Body by Sabrina Strings

What We Don't Talk About When We Talk About Fat by Aubrey Gordon

Intuitive Eating

Anti-Diet by Christy Harrison, MPH, RD

Fuck It Diet by Caroline Dooner

Neurodivergence

Sonny Jane's Neurodivergent Friendly Workbook of DBT Skills

Psychological Self-Help

Get Out of Your Mind and Into Your Life by Hayes

Psychology

Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks

Did you know that z-library is a massive library that has several ereader friendly PDFs of books available? It is the largest e-book library!

Many of the books suggested here are available on zlibrary.

You can also read comics for free at getcomics!

I'm broke and need the audiobook!

Cool. Your local library probably has a deal with Libby or Hoopla

Jump the paywall is a site that helps you access the google cache of the pay walled site and jump the paywalls that make many news and other sites inaccessible to the poor.

Books Unbanned is a projected going on at the Brooklyn Library that allows teens ages 13-21 to apply for a free Brookly Public Library ecard.
 

To apply for an elibrary card, email booksunbanned@bklynlibrary.org.

BPL’s eCard is always free to teenagers in New York State. Apply here.

I have never personally enjoyed Brene Brown and Dr. Yazeed talks about the Dangers of Courage Culture and why Brene Brown isn't for Black Folk
(so no, none of her work is linked here)

Whenever possible please support your local bookstores. Literati is local to Ann Arbor and Blackstone is local to Ypsilanti.

Image by Jr Korpa
Literati Bookstore
Image by Adi Ulici

Blackstone Bookstore