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From “Sula” to “Luster”: Fiction’s New School of Black Woman Heroines

Today’s Black women novelists are continuing the legacy of their predecessors by crafting complex heroines and expanding Black womanhood.

Common Reveals He Was Molested as a Child in New Book

“I just pushed the whole thing out of my head. Maybe it’s a matter of survival.”

Robyn Crawford Details Relationship With Whitney Houston in New Book

Robyn Crawford is clearing the air on her much talked-about relationship with deceased icon and best friend, Whitney Houston.

Prince Memoir ‘The Beautiful Ones’ Coming This Fall

Random House, in partnership with the late singer’s estate, will release ‘The Beautiful Ones’ October 26.

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.

Former Inmate Alice Johnson Announces 'Faith-Driven Memoir'

Former Inmate Alice Johnson Announces ‘Faith-Driven Memoir’

After Life: My Journey From Incarceration to Freedom comes out on May

President Obama Shares His Favorite Books, Movies of 2018

President Obama Shares His Favorite Books, Movies of 2018

Former President Barack Obama has continued his tradition of sharing his most “thought-provoking” and “inspiring” books, movies

Michelle Obama, Michelle Obama Expands Book Tour Sells 3 Million Copies of 'Becoming'

Michelle Obama’s ‘Becoming’ Is 2018’s Best-selling Book

Michelle Obama’s new book, Becoming, is now the best-selling book of 2018. Penguin Random House announced…

Tamela Mann On How David’s Baby Mama Drama Almost Ruined Marriage

Gospel sensation Tamela Mann and husband, actor David Mann, are currently on their Us Against…

April Ryan

April Ryan Says a Reporter Told Her, ‘The Only Reason You Get Called on Is Because You’re Black’

White House reporter April Ryan says she was told by a fellow Black journalist that…