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Friday, February 3, 2012
Stimulating Black Author...Who Me?
Celebrating Black History with PWP African American Authors
Throughout history there have been several outstanding African American Authors. I encourage you to support them as well as adding a few of our history in the making authors to your reading list. I have selected a mixture of genre for your reading pleasure. Enjoy!
From Pan Am Game bronze medal winner to All American, Omegia Keeys was once touted in Track Magazine as one destined for greatness, but walked away from it all. For years Omegia held on to the shame of a dirty little secret, one too common in the African American Community. Through her memoirs Omegia takes you on a journey through her childhood onto her adult years.
Paperback $14.99 ebook $4.99
In The Ghost of Atlanta, Andy Michael Pilgrim faces demons from his youth that haunted his life. These are the ghosts in the crawl spaces of his life; some are real and some supernatural. As the story unwinds, all these forces push Andy toward the breaking point, where he almost quits on life. Malevolent mortal deeds are committed and Andy could be next in line.
Paperback $16.99 ebook $3.99
Roxanne may only be in high school and the Baby Girl of the family, but she is much wiser than her adolescent years. Already one of the most popular girls at school, Roxanne finds the dynamics changing when people start showing her more attention because of the dirty deeds of her older siblings.
Paperback $9.95 ebook $2.99
What goes around comes around, a lesson Shay learns all too well in Karma. As Shay lives the privileged life of a kingpin's girl, she dreams of one day settling down. In order to have her dream, she must find her way out of the game and the abusive relationship that came along with it.
Paperback $9.99 ebook$2.99
This book attempts to rescue and restore the tarnished image of black women by shattering the negative and stereotypical myths. Can I Get a Witness? offers readers an in-depth examination on the circumstances that cause black women to be angry and upset about the way they are treated in society as well as how their situations fare with other women.
Twisted is a collection of erotic fiction stories that are meant to totalize one's fancy while mixing in crazy twists and turns. Erotic stories and poems stimulate the mind in real-life situations that can go bad or end up in sexual bliss.