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…

Black & Brown Authors Being BANNED From Schools Is the New Shackling of Black Literature

Today there is so much to talk about when it comes to race and racism, and at times it seems that all the diversity “training” going on isn’t being fully…

With Candyman a #1 Hit, Check Out Upcoming Black & African American Horror Fiction for Fall 2021

Enjoy the movie Candyman? If you did, coming soon are some great Black & African American Horror Fiction, from debut authors such as journalist Tamron Hall and veteran author Mirika…

Dolly Parton Pens Fiction Novel With Author James Patterson – Run, Rose, Run

Dolly Parton is about to release a fiction book, which will be her first novel, with bestselling novelist James Patterson titled Run, Rose, Run. It was the book that actually…

Choose These Native American Authors For Your Next Read!

Discover Native American authors, their literature and add their eye-opening, amazing work to your bookshelves, from the award winning Joy Harjo to uncovering the never discussed Native American enslavement. Joy…

Must Read West Indian/Caribbean Books That You Don’t Want To Pass By

I love the Caribbean, don’t you? Even if you have never been, the beauty comes through from the people, food, resilience and the landscape in photos and even more in…

Must Read Upcoming Black Stories From Black Authors For August & September

August and September is bringing in more and more books for all of us to enjoy, so let’s get started with the upcoming book releases that you must have on…

Black & African American Mystery, Fantasy And Historical Books To Read In Summer 2021

Summer 2021 is booming with Black and African American books in the categories of Mystery, Fantasy and Historical! Books by best selling authors Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray and…

Debut Author & Performer Mandy Gonzalez Talks New Book Fearless & Broadway

Mandy Gonzalez who is now a debut author of the book titled Fearless which she wrote to basically place herself in a place where she didn’t see herself when she…

Performer Mandy Gonzalez Encourages Being FEARLESS In Her Debut Middle Aged Book

What do you get when you get when a group of thespians confront a cursed theater that threatens to ruin their dreams? You get the debut book from Hamilton’s Mandy…

Indigenous Author Angeline Boulley Releases Bestselling Book & Goes Netflix At the Same Time

Some of the best work comes from authors who had longed to read stories when they were younger that were never written, so they they write them themselves. This is…

Creator of Captain Underpants Has Ook and Gluk Book Pulled For Passive Racism

The book The Adventures of Ook and Gluk: Kung Fu Cavemen from the Future was pulled by Scholastic due to what is noted by the publisher as as “passive racism”…

Read The Man Who Lived Underground by Richard Wright & More Powerful Books Releasing In April 2021

Exciting African American books of fantasy, history, civil rights and religion are all dropping in the month of April from authors Richard Wright, Eric Jerome Dickey, Morgan Jerkins and more.…

Must Read Books On Ghana, Cocoa, Love & Princesses!

The big news of the week out of Ghana is that the president, Nana Akufo-Addo, has stood his ground, stating that the country of Ghana will no longer export its…

Octavia Butler’s KINDRED Going Pilot With FX

Octavia Butler’s Kindred is going pilot, and the channel that’s giving it a go is FX. The Kindred pilot will be written by Brandon Jacobs-Jenkins, according to Variety, and after…

The Month of March Brings More Must Read, Magnificent Black Stories

March is going to be a magnificent monster for books released by Black authors in various genres, from science fiction to historical. Take a peek at what’s in store. What’s…