Tuma's Books is an Online Bookstore dedicated to carefully curating diverse books by Black, Indigenous, and POC (BIPOC) authors. We are Black, Muslim, First-Generation, Gambian-American, Woman-owned and value diversity, inclusion, and equity, as well as promoting education and literacy in underserved communities. 

Thanks for reading our past press appearances below:


  • Chalkbeat NY (Essential education reporting in New York) - ‘Books opened up worlds for me’: This Harlem teacher shares her love of literature and how she’s promoting diverse authors.

Bronx Net - Bronx Taste of Africa

  • BronxNet (interview by Jonathan Calixto) Bronx Taste of Africa: In anticipation of Africa Day, Bronx Borough President Vanessa L. Gibson celebrated African small businesses and their contributions to the Bronx at Bronx Community College.

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