Ciara & Russell Wilson’s Debut Children’s Book WHY NOT YOU? Wants To Inspire!

Singer Ciara and Superbowl Champ Russell Wilson will debut their first children’s book titled WHY NOT YOU? This book aims to teach children that the sky is the limit, and…

Willow Smith, Daughter of Will and Jada, To Release Debut Book In October 2022

Black Shield Maiden is the upcoming debut book written by Willow Smith, daughter of actors Will and Jada Smith. The book is co-written by Jess Hendel and will be released…

African American Author Maya Angelou Mounts Up on Wings On Back Of United States Quarter

Maya Angelou, award winning author and poet, civil rights activist and wise Black woman is now on the United States quarter mounted on wings like eagles. We all know why…

Jason Reynolds Dropping New Book In January 2022 & Dropped By Stephen Colbert With Words of Wisdom

One thing about Jason Reynolds, he is deliberate about writing children’s books because it’s the foundation of all writers. Although some of his books are on the banned list, this…

Discover the Life of One of the Richest Black Women of the 1900s In the Book The Great Mrs. Elias

The first question is who was Hannah Elias? In real life and in short, she was an African American woman who had to turn to sex work in order to…

Listen and Watch Nicole Hannah-Jones of The 1619 Project During UNCW Writers’ Week

UNCW Writers’ Week will feature the controversial-to-some author of the 1619 Project and Pulitzer Prize winner Nicole Hannah-Jones. She will speak at the Kenan Auditorium at 7:30, and the entire…

Celebrity Memoirs To Hit In November Through 2022 That Need To Hit Your Fingertips!

Hitting May 2022 is the memoir from one of the Real Housewives of Potomac who established herself on her brains but clearly brought the questions and controversy when she established…

Dead Fish-edness & Michael Jackson, Matt Lauer & More Comes In Katie Couric’s New Book – Going There!

Katie! Katie, Katie, Katie! Are you really Going There, sis? All the action is coming from Katie Couric in her super-dishy memoir Going There where she will honestly do exactly…

Keke Palmer To Release Her Book Series of Southern Belle Insults In November!

Keke Palmer is coming with the Southern Belle Insults book collection in November, starting on the 9th, in collaboration with best selling author Jasmine Guillory who wrote such stories as…

Born & Raised In West Philadelphia, Will Smith Becomes Author in Memoir WILL

We have known Will Smith, actor and rapper, but we have never known him as author. That’s what we will all discover when his debut book and memoir drops on…

What’s Not Okay Is Banning Children’s Books By Jerry Craft. They Are Class Acts.

Children’s books by the best selling, award winning, read-these-books-if-you-want-your-child-to-get-a-good-story-with-a-good-message Jerry Craft have been banned in the state of TX at the Katy Independent School District. The reason for the ban…

Abdulrazak Gurnah Wins 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature

A huge congratulations is in order for Abdulrazak Gurnah, professor of of English and literature and author of multiple literary works, in being awarded the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature.…

Michelle Williams Discusses the Benefits of Therapy & Her New Book With Tina Knowles

It’s nice to see how Michelle Williams whom we all know as a solo artist and now author as well as a member of the group Destiny’s Child where she…

Author of “As Lie Is To Grin” Simeon Marsalis To Discuss Writing For the Black Community In Virtual Event

Black authors have their own unique space in literature because no one else can go where they can go or actually be where they have been. To go without reading…

TV Host Tamron Hall Preps for Release of Debut Novel & Learns Manifestations of Amanda Gorman in Interview

Amid some controversy going on in the work environment behind the scenes of television, the host and new novelist Tamron Hall is continuing to push forward with her new book…

Hear Amanda Gorman Spoken Word “We Rise” & Glimpse Her Upcoming December Book

Earlier this month, author and poet Amanda Gorman attended and was an honoree at the Variety Power of Women event. She graced the stage, her hair in beautiful twists and…

October Brings Authors of White Rage, Monster in the Middle & The Parted Earth To Decatur Book Festival!

The Decatur Book Festival is going to be a monster… literally… with author of Monster in the Middle attending as well as author of White Rage and The Parted Earth…

Remi Adeleke Lands Three Book “Special Ops” Deal With HarperCollins’s William Morrow

Author Remi Adeleke will release three books under a mega book deal with HarperCollins imprint William Morrow. The three book deal will be a series of thrillers, and aren’t we…

Author Colson Whitehead Chats About Latest Book Harlem Shuffle In Waterstones Interview

In a brand new event, author of bestselling and award winning book The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead will go in full discussion about his latest book that recently dropped on…

Crystal Wilkinson, Jason Reynolds & William H. Turner To Attend Kentucky Book Festival in November

If you’re in Kentucky or the surrounding areas, look forward to a big deal that’s coming on November 6th. Many authors will be reading, signing, meeting and greeting at the…