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Common & Rick Ross Announce New Books for 2019

Rappers Common and Rick Ross both have new books that will be hitting shelves before the year’s end.

Alice Walker, Donald Trumo, Barack Obama

Alice Walker Faces Criticism After Endorsing Anti-Semitic Book

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Alice Walker is facing a backlash after endorsing a new book written by…

Literary Agent Breaks Down How to Win in Self-Publishing

The facts don’t lie. Everyone who publishes a successful book doesn’t have a deal with…

(left) Mervyn Morris and Beverly East

6 Caribbean Writers to Discover This Summer

There is a place on the South Coast of Jamaica called Treasure Beach where frothy…

Lauren Francis-Sharma

‘Til the Well Runs Dry’:The Anatomy of a Debut Novel

Lauren Francis-Sharma’s debut novel ‘Til the Well Runs Dry is a tale of unorthodox love…

Nathan McCall Makes Me Wanna Holler

Nathan McCall: 20 Years After ‘Makes Me Wanna Holler’

Nathan McCall has a life that most authors would envy. If one were to stroll…

Tiphani Montgomery

From Teen Mom to Best Selling Author

“Get up and go harder!” has become Tiphani Montgomery’s personal mantra over the years. The…

Remembering Chinua Achebe

How does one begin to pay tribute to Chinua Achebe—author, educator, critic and battler of…

Black Literary Agency Broadens Opportunities For Authors of Color

Since book publishers have a difficult time marketing, publicizing and promoting quality books by African-American…