Reality TV Producer Mona Scott-Young Releasing Debut Novel

Reality TV Producer Mona Scott-Young Releasing Debut Novel

by Christina Santi   Jun 14, 2018

Love & Hip Hop executive producer Mona Scott-Young can add author to her résumé with the upcoming release of her first novel, Blurred Lines. According to... Read More

Oprah, book club

Oprah Selects ‘The Sun Does Shine’ as Her New Book Club Pick

by Teddy Grant   Jun 05, 2018

Oprah Winfrey has announced Anthony Ray Hinton’s The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row as her latest book... Read More

Tiffany Haddish

Tiffany Haddish Sued by Ex-Husband for Libel, Defamation

by Teddy Grant   May 29, 2018

Tiffany Haddish’s ex-husband is suing her after she made claims that he abused and stalked her in her memoir The Last Black Unicorn, according to TMZ.... Read More

Michelle Obama, Memoir, Becoming

Michelle Obama Reveals Cover of Highly Anticipated Memoir ‘Becoming’

by Teddy Grant   May 24, 2018

Michelle Obama revealed the cover of her upcoming memoir Becoming on Thursday. “As I prepare to share BECOMING this fall, I hope you’ll also think... Read More

Michelle Obama Shares Unreleased Personal Pics Ahead of Memoir Release (PHOTOS)

Michelle Obama Shares Unreleased Personal Pics Ahead of Memoir Release (PHOTOS)

by Jessica Bennett   May 23, 2018

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is in the midst of sharing several previously unreleased photos from her personal stash while working on her upcoming... Read More

Cudjoe Lewis, Zora Neale Hurston, last slave ship

Survivor of the Last Slave Ship Spoke to Zora Neale Hurston in 1930, Interview Finally Revealed

by Teddy Grant   May 10, 2018

Sixty years after slavery was abolished, author and anthropologist Zora Neale Hurston found the last surviving prisoner of the last slave ship that brought... Read More

Charlamagne’s 2nd Book, ‘Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me’ Coming Soon

Charlamagne’s 2nd Book, ‘Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me’ Coming Soon

by Jessica Bennett   May 07, 2018

Following the success of his debut as an author, Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It, radio and television personality Charlamagne Tha... Read More

Nobel Prizes

Nobel Prizes Awarded to Black Author and Essayist for Writing

by Teddy Grant   Apr 17, 2018

An author and an essayist were awarded Nobel Prizes on Monday for their work in General Nonfiction and Feature writing, respectively. Essayist Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah... Read More

The Radical King, Audible

Wanda Sykes, LeVar Burton and Other Stars Perform MLK’s Essays for Audible

by Teddy Grant   Apr 04, 2018

Wanda Sykes, Gabourey Sidibe, LeVar Burton and other stars have lent their voice to Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.s work, Audible announced on Tuesday. The... Read More

Tiger Woods Biography to Be Adapted for TV Docuseries

Tiger Woods Biography to Be Adapted for TV Docuseries

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 27, 2018

With today’s release of authors Jeff Benedict’s and Armen Keteyian’s Tiger Woods biography, talk has already turned to adapting the highly anticipated read for... Read More