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🚨 New Book Alert: Lil Kim’s Memoir The Queen Bee With Kathy Iandoli

I’m excited to finally get to tell my story after all this time. Many people have thought they knew the story of Lil’ Kim, but they have no idea.

β€”Lil’ Kim in People magazine

ICYMI: Yesterday,Β Β People magazine announced that Kimberly β€˜Lil’Kim’’ Jones is releasing her memoir β˜›THE QUEEN BEE [pub: Hachette] with Kathy Iandoli on November 2,

🚨 New Book Alert: Raekwon’s From Staircase to Stage with Anthony Bozza This Fall

ICYMI: Rapper Raekwon the Chef announced the release of his fall memoir yesterday β˜›FROM STAIRCASE TO STAGE: THE STORY OF RAEKWON AND THE WU-TANG CLAN [pub: Gallery Books], written with Anthony Bozza,Β  on his Instagram yesterday. I’m hoping it’s as insightful as the Showtime docu-seriesΒ Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics and Men,

Cole Brown’s Greyboy: Finding Blackness In A White World Lands An ABC TV Series Development Deal

What a dream come true this is! It still astounds me to think that what began as a college essay a few years ago has made it all the way to ABC. No duo I’d rather work with to bring Greyboy to life thanΒ @yarashahidiΒ &Β @chocolatemommyluvΒ Let’s get to work!

Dr. Ibram X. Kendi’s Antiracism Books Are Coming To Netflix βœŠπŸΎπŸŽ‰

ICYMI: We’re raising our glasses for National Book Award-winning author and historian Dr. Ibram X. Kendi who announced on his Instagram last Friday that Netflix is adapting three of his antiracism books β˜›STAMPED FROM THE BEGINNING: THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF RACIST IDEAS IN AMERICAΒ pub: Bold Type Books],