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Intriguing Native American History & Emotion is Found in Broken Trust by Shannon Baker

Intriguing Native American History & Emotion is Found in Broken Trust by Shannon Baker  ~Book Review by Amy Lignor Nora Abbott is trying to start a new life after her husband’s murder. She has taken on rock climbing and hiking atop stunning Mount Evans in Colorado…and trying not to have a panic attack from the […]

Review – A Tale of Three Tails

  by Ernest Dempsey Writing a children’s book that can show the world from an animal’s eyes while remaining accessible to the young audience’s understanding requires special storytelling skills. A Tale of Three Tails (Trafford Publishing, 2009) by Denise Carey-Costa is one of those books that exhibit this talent. The book tells the story of […]

Yoga, Meditation and Spiritual Growth for the African-American Community

Yoga, Meditation and Spiritual Growth for the African-American Community by Daya Devi-Doolin Amber Books Paperback, $14.95 116 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-937269-46-3 Book Review by Kam Williams “This book is for you, the everyday person, the person who works, has a family (or not) and wants to stay stress-free, happy, fulfilled and healthy. This book will […]

Intrigue Galore is the Ticket in Blind Trust by Sandra Orchard

Intrigue Galore is the Ticket in Blind Trust by Sandra Orchard ~ Book Review by Amy Lignor This is the second unique book in a trilogy that focuses on the life of Kate Adams, a research scientist working with herbs. For those readers who missed out on the first, Kate knows which herbs are poisonous […]

Stuart Woods & Barrington Are Back in Standup Guy

Stuart Woods & Barrington Are Back in Standup Guy Book Review by Amy Lignor It never takes long for a new ‘Stone Barrington’ novel to arrive on store shelves. Apparently, Stuart Woods still owns an imagination that simply won’t quit; he comes up with stories so fast that it almost seems as if Dumbledore and […]

Unbreak My Heart

Unbreak My Heart A Memoir by Toni Braxton It Books Hardcover, $27.99                                                       286 pages ISBN: 978-0-06-229328-2 Book Review by Kam Williams “While Toni Braxton may appear to be living a charmed life, hers is in fact a tumultuous story: a tale of personal triumph after a public unraveling. In her heartfelt memoir, the six-time Grammy […]

What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future

One Nation What We Can All Do to Save America’s Future by Dr. Ben Carson and Candy Carson Sentinel HC Hardcover, $25.95 254 pages ISBN: 978-1-59523-112-3     Book Review by Kam Williams   “In February 2013, I gave a speech at the National Prayer Breakfast… I warned my fellow citizens of the dangers facing […]

A Dream Foreclosed

A Dream Foreclosed Black America and the Fight for a Place to Call Home by Laura Gottesdiener Foreword by Clarence Lusane Zuccotti Park Press Paperback, $14.95 206 pages ISBN: 978-188451-921-5   Book Review by Kam Williams   “Black families and neighborhoods have been disproportionately victimized by bankers’ predatory loans and illegal mortgage servicing practices. Compared to white […]

Inside the Hotel Rwanda

Inside the Hotel Rwanda The Surprising True Story… and Why It Matters Today by Edouard Kayihura and Kerry Zukus BenBella Books Hardcover, $24.95 296 pages ISBN: 978-193785674-8   Book Review by Kam Williams “Hotel Rwanda was ‘promoted as a story about ‘the quiet heroism of one man, Paul Rusesabagina, during the Rwandan Genocide.’ I knew […]

THE CHARLATAN’S CROWN

The Charlatan’s Crown Book 4: Tallent & Lowery Series By Amy Lignor Digital and Print Release ($4.99/$12.99)  May 27, 2014   “Amy Lignor’s Tallent & Lowery team is RIVETING!” —International Bestseller, M.J. Rose   From defeating the worst of mankind to solving puzzles that have eluded others for centuries, Leah Tallent and Gareth Lowery must […]