I cannot wait for the release of ☛BOSS BRIDE: THE POWERFUL WOMAN’S PLAYBOOK FOR LOVE AND SUCCESS by Charreah K. Jackson [pub: St. Martin’s Press]! Full disclosure: I’ve known Charreah for over seven years and even sought and received some great dating advice from one of my favorite Harlemites by way of Atlanta.
Michelle Obama Reveals Book Cover On Twitter
ICYMI, our beloved Michelle Obama tweeted the gorgeous cover of her highly-anticipated book ☛BECOMING [pub: Crown] at 6:34 a.m. yesterday!
Our Forever First Lady’s memoir releases on November 13, 2018. Have you pre-ordered your copies yet?
Black Klansman: A Memoir By Ron Stallworth
Forgive me. I had no idea that Spike Lee and Jordan Peele’s Grand Prix award-winning film Black KkKlansman was based on a memoir by Ron Stallworth. No doubt, the movie trailer even notes that it’s based on a true story, but an actual book? Mind blown!
No Ashes In The Fire by Darnell L. Moore
The powerful memoir ☛NO ASHES IN THE FIRE: COMING OF AGE BLACK & FREE IN AMERICA [pub: Nation Books] by Darnell L. Moore drops next Tuesday, May 29th! Lucky for us the author and activist is going on a nationwide book tour.
Monday’s Not Coming By Tiffany D. Jackson
Happiest of pub days to YA author Tiffany D. Jackson! The Brooklyn native and Howard alum’s second novel ☛MONDAY’S NOT COMING [pub: Katherine Tegen Books] drops today. Catch Jackson at The Strand tonight at 7PM along with Mark Oshirothe,
The Heritage By Howard Bryant
Howard Bryant‘s ☛THE HERITAGE: BLACK ATHLETES, A DIVIDED AMERICA, AND THE POLITICS OF PATRIOTISM drops today on Beacon Press. I loved Bryant’s NPR interview where he traced the branding and political apathy of athletes from O.J Simpson to Michael Jordan:
A Lucky Man By Jamel Brinkley
Happiest of Pub Days to Jamel Brinkley! His debut collection of short stories, ☛A LUCKY MAN: STORIES is on sale today.
Per Graywolf Press:
In the nine expansive, searching stories of A Lucky Man,