Aww man…two of my favorite people are getting together!  Former President Bill Clinton and best-selling novelist James Patterson are writing on a thriller together, called The President is Missing, which will come out in June 2018. According to the AP, Publishers Alfred A. Knopf and Little, Brown and Co., who are putting out the book […]


Gabrielle Union stars as a news anchor in Being Mary Jane and in her new book, We’re Going To Need More Wine: Stories That Are Funny, Complicated and True, she will get candid on the amazing cultural and political moment we are living in. “Throughout my life, I’ve often wondered aloud ‘How the hell did […]

The Shrine Cultural and Event Center and Pearls Book Club Present Book Lives Matter Authors & Book Clubs Meet & Greet on November 12th at Shrine Cultural & Event Center 5309 MLK Houston, TX 77021 Noon – 4:00pm  Meet authors: Karyn Grice, Courtney Jones, Walker Smith plus many more!  Refreshments Served  For more information: 832-408-1071 […]


Via We Salute You Dr. Maya Angelou so continues to shine at 85 and beyond. Learn more about her new award right here.

American record producer and  music industry executive Clive Davis is credited for launching the careers of music super stars. But, he steals the shine by declaring that he is bisexual in his new memoir,“The Soundtrack of My Life.” Read More at

The 700th issue of The Amazing Spider-Man will kill off Peter Parker in a battle.  Read more here.


Via: In August, gymnast Gabrielle Douglas  made millions worldwide fall in love with her, after she flew through the air with her wide smile and bright eyes and nabbed the most-coveted gold medal at the London Olympics. On Tuesday, Douglas’ new memoir, “Grace, Gold & Glory: My Leap of Faith,” will be released, providing […]

Monica Lewinsky has kept fairly mum in describing the details of her affair with former President Bill Clinton; that is until now. Lewinsky is set to release a new tell-all book exposing the sexual secrets of their once hidden affair. The former White House intern and mistress has compiled a book filled with accounts highlighting […]

Wyclef Jean wants you to know that he’s not the person behind the breakup of the Fugees or the reason why Lauryn Hill is now viewed as a little…odd. But he does share in his own words the story behind the group and the affair that contributed to its downfall. Read More  

Black celebrity dads have been in the news lately from Usher wresting custody of his two sons from his ex-wife Tameka Raymond to LL Cool J doing the family protection thing by beating up an intruder who attempted to rob his home. But no father has embraced the role as much as Miami Heat basketball […]

You may have heard of “50 Shades of Gray,” the bestselling trilogy about a billionaire with a bondage fetish and his young lover. But if you’re an African-American woman, you know that Zane has been putting out erotic fiction for more than the last decade.