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…

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…

Porsha Williams & The Pursuit of Porsha – The RHOA Star Opens Up About Life, Power & Her Purpose in Memoir

Porsha Williams, entrepreneur and now author is releasing her very first book, a memoir titled The Pursuit of Porsha. The book is to release on November 9th of 2021, and…

Get These New & Future Must Read Hip Hop & Celebrity Biographies

Between now and next year there will be powerful hip hop celebrity biographies and memoirs to read and remember, from the icon we all knew as Aaliyah to Lil Kim’s…

Need a Bit of Audible? Here Are Five Audible Books That Meet the Mark!

Narrated by the writers Oprah Winfrey and Bruce D. Perry, What Happened to You? is one that you listen to and learn about resilience and healing through all the trauma.

Chef Marcus Samuelsson Teams Up With Pepsi To Showcase the Tasty Cuisines of Black America in Docuseries

Chef Marcus Samuelsson, author of several cookbooks, the most recent titled The Rise: Black Cooks and the Soul of American Food has teamed up with Pepsi for a brand new…

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…

What About American Labor As We Move Into Labor Day? These Books Will Fill You In.

As we push forward into Labor Day 2021, why don’t we take a thumb through of some books that tell the stories of the Black Labors of America, from the…

Remember These Five New Celebrity Memoirs To Read & Enjoy This Fall 2021

What an amazing Fall 2021, and it’s not even here yet! I’m here to remind you about these awesome upcoming books by celebrities such as Tabitha Brown, Carmelo Anthony, Jamie…

Barack Obama & Bruce Springsteen’s RENEGADES: Born In the USA Hits In October

From the Higher Ground podcast comes the book that all of us are dying to get, with all the extra pictures and written dialogue that need to be shared to…

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…

FROM THE STREETS OF SHAOLIN to CHANGES Are Two Hip Hop Biographies To Grab In June 2021

From S.H. Fernando, Jr, the author of The New Beats: Exploring the Music, Culture & Attitudes of Hip-Hop, comes the June 6, 2021 title FROM THE STREETS OF SHAOLIN: The…

Businessman Chris Gardner Gives Us Permission To Dream In New Book

Businessman and motivational speaker Chris Gardner, whom may be recognized immediately by the movie based on his life, starring Will Smith, titled “The Pursuit of Happyness”, has released a brand…

Simon & Schuster Stands Ground On Publication of Mike Pence Book Post Staff Protest

The drama continues as major book publisher Simon & Schuster decides push forward with publishing former Vice President Mike Pence‘s books despite a staff protest due to accusations of Pence…

Simon & Schuster Pulls Out of Book Distribution Deal of Police Officer Involved In Breonna Taylor Shooting Death

When Breonna Taylor was killed as she slept in her bed by an officer of the law, the news made headlines due to this awful tragedy. There were protests over…

Celebrity Chef & Author Carla Hall Reveals Her Christmas Debut Children’s Book!

Carla Hall, celebrity chef and author, is releasing a brand new book, and it’s one for children, titled Carla and the Christmas Cornbread. Previously, Carla Hall has released cookbooks titled…

The 1619 Project To Release In Books As A New Origin Story & Born on the Water

The 1619 Project that was brought to us by NY Times Magazine in 2019 is being brought to us all once again in a 400 page, hardcover, digital and audio…

Celebrity Memoirs Releasing In Spring 2021, From Seth Rogen To Sinead O’Connor

Celebrities are releasing memoirs this Spring, and they are willing to tell it all…and some of them are willing to reveal only some. Whatever the case may be, they are…