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Viola Davis to Star in ‘I Almost Forgot About You,’ Based on Terry McMillan Novel

by Jessica Bennett   Nov 17, 2017

Universal Pictures has won the rights to Terry McMillan’s best-selling novel I Almost Forgot About You and is set to produce a motion picture adaptation... Read More

Terry McMillan’s Latest Is a Reminder It’s Not Too Late to Start Over

Terry McMillan’s Latest Is a Reminder It’s Not Too Late to Start Over

by Zainab Karim   Jun 08, 2016

Reading a Terry McMillan book feels like catching up with an old friend. Her characters are complex, witty, relatable, and steeped in reality. For... Read More

Read On! The 2013 Book Gift Guide

Read On! The 2013 Book Gift Guide

by #teamEBONY   Dec 05, 2013

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“Exhale” Sequel Details Revealed

by #teamEBONY   Jul 26, 2012

Despite rumors that the "Waiting To Exhale" sequel would be canned due to Whitney Houston's passing, it seems as if the project is in... Read More

Will Black Bookstores Survive the Digital Era?

Will Black Bookstores Survive the Digital Era?

by Ebonie Johnson Cooper   Jul 05, 2012

As a child in Harlem, I had two choices for bookstores: Sisters Uptown Bookstore and Hue-Man Bookstore (before it had a Café).  My love... Read More

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Age Ain’t Nothin’ But a Number (?)

by Sil Lai Abrams   Jun 20, 2012

In “How Stella Got Her Groove Back”, Terry McMillan’s book and movie of the same name, forty year old Stella Payne meets and falls... Read More

Exhale Sequel May Continue

Exhale Sequel May Continue

by #teamEBONY   Feb 15, 2012

When involving a high-profile icon, the circle of life almost always includes posthumous movie deals and final performances. In the case of Whitney Houston,... Read More