AMC Takes Maurice Broaddus Novella SORCERERS For Adaptation To Series

Word is out that SORCERERS by Maurice Broaddus and co-writer Otis Whitaker will be taken to television series by AMC. What exactly is Sorcerers? It’s a urban fantasy novella (that…

Actor Matthew McConaughey Talks Catching GREENLIGHTS In Upcoming Memoir

Award-winning actor, known from movies such as A Time To Kill, Free State of Jones and The Wedding Planner, Matthew McConaughey will release his debut memoir on October 20, 2020…

Award Winning Christian Hip Hop Artist Lecrae Releasing Memoir I AM RESTORED

Grammy winning Christian Hip Hop artist, producer, actor and author Lecrae is releasing his new book in October titled I AM RESTORED: How I Lost My Religion But Found My…

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Launches New School of Entertainment

Jay-Z, the rap artist, producer, founder of Roc Nation and author (remember he released the book Decoded ten years ago) is partnering in something big once again. Roc Nation parntered…

Stephen King Announces Upcoming Crime Novel & The Struggle Is Real

Stephen King, the author who needs no introduction, making this post nice, short and sweet, announced his next upcoming book which will be a crime novel. LATER is due out…

Author Joy Reid Talks Being Only Black Woman Leading a Prime Time Show

The ReidOut. This is where you can catch the leading lady of prime time, Joy Reid, as she keeps us all up to speed on what’s happening from a standpoint…

Minnesota Gets Its First Black-Owned Bookstore, Making History

Black Garnet Books is now the very first black owned bookstore in the state of Minnesota, owned by Dionne Sims who has just made history. Remember that this is the…

Inspire Youth With LeBron James’s Debut Children’s Book “I PROMISE”

LeBron James, also known as King James, is adding another title to his name other than NBA legend and champion, school founder, activist and the list goes on. On August…

Must Have Books On African American Natural Remedies During Slavery

Black people in America were in a struggle to live for four hundred years while enslaved, having to fight for their lives by what they knew and learned all on…

Award Winning Author Tsitsi Dangarembga of Zimbabwe Arrested In Anti-Corruption Protest, Released

Tsitsi Dangarembga, filmmaker and award winning author of Nervous Conditions as well as books This Mournable Body and The Book of Not, was arrested and now released on bail after…

For The Month of August, Al Roker, Trent Shelton, Mike Hill & More Have Money Making Conversations With Rushion McDonald

For the month of August, Rushion McDonald’s Money Making Conversations will bring on guest interviews with people who have made it through and lived out their dreams. Below are the…

From Dwayne Wade To Jeff Pearlman – Read What Books On BASKETBALL Are Coming Fall 2020

Basketball season is off to such a drag this 2020 year as most sports over all due to the COVID pandemic, but one place that isn’t dragging is basketball in…

Author Leyna Krow’s SINKHOLE To Become New Drama, Issa Rae & Jordan Peele On Board

Based off of author Leyna Krow’s short story Sinkhole, a new family drama is born. Sinkhole is becoming a drama under Universal Pictures to which actress Issa Rae will produce,…

Michaela Angela Davis Talks Mariah Carey’s Book – What It Definitely Is And What It Is Not

In an interview with Harriette Cole, Michaela Angela Davis, the writer/author who transcribed and shaped Mariah Carey’s stories as Mariah released to her intimate details of her life over time…

Maintain Overall Body Wellness with New Books On Herbs & Health For FALL 2020

Who doesn’t want to create health for their mind, body and spirit, especially during this time of stress and the COVID pandemic? Many people are becoming even more interested in…

Will There Be Any More Mystery From Octavia Spencer? And More Middle Age Mystery Books For 2020

Most of us already have had at least one experience with Octavia Spencer, and that experience has been watching her on film in movies from horror to historical, and she’s…

Black Hair. Is There Really a Problem There or Lack of Knowledge and Training?

Oh the days of growing up with a mother that knew all about black natural hair! She didn’t need a cosmetology license to know how it curls and what to…

Historian Martha S. Jones Displays How African American Women Broke Barriers In New Book

Author Martha S. Jones is to release her upcoming book titled VANGUARD: How Black Women Broke Barriers, Won the Vote and Insisted on Equality for All on September 8, 2020,…

Calls For Justice Remembered As Rep. John Lewis’s Body Crosses Bridge In Selma For Last Time

It’s more than emotional. It is a call for justice, a call for justice one last time as even in death, we all hear and remember the voice of the…

Tell a Great New York Story, Win A BIG LITERARY PRIZE!

Formed from a conversation between Bradley Tusk – writer, political strategist and founder of Tusk Holdings – and Howard Wolfson of Bloomberg Philanthropies, a brand new literary award was formed…