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A book was released on Thursday (September 27th), which allegedly reveals the prayer Ciara used to snag her husband, Russell Wilson. The book is titled Ciara’s Prayer: The prayer Ciara prayed for Russell Wilson . The book’s description reads, “There comes a time in your life when you get tired of pursuing the wrong people, wrong things, and wrong relationships. It […]

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Gabrielle Union says she left a lot of stories out of her book, We Need More Wine, because she hadn’t gotten through enough therapy. According to Madamenoire, during a panel at Essence Festival earlier this month, Gabrielle said, “There’s a lot that I left out because I had not gotten through enough therapy. There were great stories that I […]

According to VIBE via Variety, Prince’s memoir will be released later this year. The late singer struck a book deal for his autobiography with ICM Partners shortly before his passing in 2016. However, Prince had only submitted 50 handwritten pages. According to publishing agent, Esther Newberg, Prince worked with author Dan Piepenbring on the book, which will be released near the end of […]

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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 […]

Bill Cosby’s “Little Bill” children’s book series landed on a list of the 10 books Americans most often asked librarians to remove from shelves last year after he faced sex assault charges, according to a ranking released on Monday. The popular series written by Cosby and illustrated by Varnette Honeywood made its debut in ninth […]

Amazon Prime members just got a new perk called Prime Reading. According to CNET, The feature provides a rotating library of over a thousand books, comics, and magazines. The service features current titles, and is available on iOS and Android devices using the free Kindle app, as well as any Amazon Kindle e-reader or Fire […]

According to TMZ, Tyrese won a case against a woman who wrote a book about Tyrese’s mom and her struggles with alcoholism. Tyrese publicly shamed the book and the author, Cynthia Banks sued him in Texas for defamation. She initially won a judgment because the singer/actor never responded. Tyrese later fought the ruling by filing […]

Most music fans have no real idea of the influence George Clinton’s music and business practices have had on the world of music, even to this day.  Recently the Father Of Funk sat down with Roland Martin to talk about his book “Brothas Be, Yo Like George, Ain’t That Funkin’ Kinda Hard On You?: A […]

How often have you heard it said that black Americans don’t support each other economically? It’s a common refrain in conversations around sociopolitical uplift for…

Apple fans won’t have to wait as long to read the authorized story of Steve Jobs’ life. Responding to a rush of interest following Wednesday’s death of the Apple co-founder, Simon & Schuster announced it’s moving up the publication date of its Steve Jobs biography from November 21 to October 24. The book by Walter […]

Mary Mary is the gospel duo of sisters Erica and Tina Campbell, and though they have world-wide recognition, three Grammy Awards and sold millions of records, Mary Mary feels a strong calling to inspire, encourage and motivate young girls to live an authentic and integrity-filled life. In their debut book release, Be U: Be Honest, […]