African Ancestry Get Rooted Book List

African Ancestry is honored to partner with Mahogany Books. This exciting partnership uses the world of books by and about Black people to expand our mission - to transform the way that Black people view themselves and Africa. The African Ancestry Get Rooted Book List represents books about ancestral countries, culture and consciousness and reflect our collective responsibility to educate and empower the community that we love.


You’ve found a connection to your country of ancestry. Explore the place and the people!

View the Get Rooted Country List


Culture is defined as the improvement of the mind by education. These writers provoke thought and discussion to move the culture forward.

View the Get Rooted Culture List


The past informs the future. Continue to expand your perspective through the lenses of some of the greatest historians and thought leaders.

View the Get Rooted Consciousness List