Posts Tagged: new book

Opal Lee Shows Kids How to Celebrate Juneteenth in New Book

This Juneteenth will be a special one as the “Mother of Juneteenth” will celebrate her new book, “Opal Lee and What It Means To Be Free.” The book written by Alice Faye Duncan is a children’s book that tells the story of Lee’s fight to make Juneteenth a national holiday. Ducan is encouraging families the… Read more »

BB King

BB King Biography Out Next Week

A new B.B. King biography is on the way.   “King of the Blues: The Rise and Reign of B.B. King” will be out on October 5th and being called “the most definitive” King biography of the last few decades.   King performed over 17-thousand shows worldwide during his career and was 88 when he did his… Read more »

Barack Obama

Barack Obama’s New Book Breaks Records

Look at this.  Barack Obama’s new book broke records for his book publisher Penguin Random House. Obama’s new book, A Promised Land, released on Nov. 17, sold 1.7 million units in all formats and editions in the U.S. and Canada to date. The first week sales of 887,000 units is a first-day record for the book… Read more »

Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy Tried to Stop Whitney Houston From Marrying Bobby Brown

Eddie Murphy Tried to Stop Whitney Houston from Marrying Bobby Brown on Wedding Day What??  That’s according to Robyn Crawford, Whitney’s close friend who has written a revealing new book.  She says that Whitney was smitten with Eddie Murphy, back in the day,  but he was elusive, even standing Whitney up for a dinner date… Read more »

Erica Campbell Releases New Book!

Singer, radio host, and TV star Erica Campbell can now add author to her resume! Campbell has released the book MORE THAN PRETTY: Doing the Soul Work that Uncovers Your True Beauty in an effort to help young women who deal with issues of low self-esteem, depression, self-degradation, and other unhealthy habits. “I wrote this… Read more »