Black Authors delivered to your door every month!

Noir Reads is a monthly subscription box featuring Black authors that includes a reading guide and access to an online book club forum!

Easy to order

A few clicks here and there.

Always on time

We pack and ship on time, all the time.

Fits any budget

We pack the box with value, but still make it affordable.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

We pride ourselves on the box & the community it has created.

What is Noir Reads?

Noir Reads is simple and easy way to read Black literature to develop or deepen your understanding of Black culture & the Black experience by introducing readers to writers of the Diaspora and engaging in dynamic discussions with a growing private online community.

Share the joy of reading

Carefully Curated Selections

Subscription boxes include 2-3 curated books & an item mirroring the monthly theme. Subscribers also receive a complimentary reading guide & syllabus for additional related material.

Writers from the Diaspora

Boxes will feature the works of Black authors representing the full range of the African Diaspora. Build a library with a wide variety of authors of African descent.

Great Online Community

Continue to grow your knowledge & understanding with an exclusive online community of Noir Read subscribers to discuss the material + more!

What's inside the box?

We’re so glad you asked! Every single box will include 2-3 brand new books, a reading guide, and items mirroring the months theme! Every box has a purposeful theme that ties everything together. And the books we send will keep you coming back for more!

September Theme:  Sisters, How Ya'll Feel

Books:  The Sisters Are Alright by Tamara Winfrey Harris

Sisters' Entrance by Emtithal Mahmoud