Adam Smyer

Welcome to Adam Smyer's website.

Adam's novel Knucklehead (Akashic Books), was the sole title shortlisted for the 2018 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence.

His second book, You Can Keep That to Yourself: A Comprehensive List of What Not to Say to Black People, for Well-Intentioned People of Pallor (Akashic Books), was released on September 1, 2020.

You Can Keep That to Yourself is available from many online and local stores, including the following:

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