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Les Standiford’s “Last Train to Paradise” Chosen For 2015 St. Johns Reads

  Les Standiford’s “Last Train to Paradise” chosen for the 2015 St. Johns Reads St. Johns County, FL – The St. Johns County Public Library System (SJCPLS) has again chosen a Florida themed book for the community-wide reading project called St. Johns Reads.  Les Standiford’s book, Last Train to Paradise: Henry Flagler and the Spectacular […]

The Justice Imperative: How Hyper-Incarceration Has Hijacked the American Dream

  The Justice Imperative: How Hyper-Incarceration Has Hijacked the American Dream   by Brian E. Moran, Esq. Significance Press Paperback, $9.99                                                        186 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-9886509-7-8   Book Review by Kam Williams   “Our criminal justice system is in need of reform. [It] costs the taxpayers too much, fails at rehabilitation, exacts a life-long toll […]

Rhythm for Sale

Rhythm for Sale by Dr. Grant Harper Reid Amazon Digital Services Paperback, $14.95                                                       300 pages ISBN: 978-0615678283   Book Review by Kam Williams   “I went into the Countee Cullen library… and saw a book titled: The Harlem Renaissance: A Historical Dictionary for the Era… I peeked inside to see if [it] had any information […]

Jim Crumley’s Secrets of Bowhunting Deer

  “Jim Crumley’s Secrets of Bowhunting Deer”   Jim Crumley, of Roanoke, Virginia, a longtime outdoor enthusiast, has spent most of his recreational time bowhunting for deer. His desire to learn new and better bowhunting techniques was one of the reasons he created Trebark camouflage. His love of bowhunting led Crumley to make his living […]

“Outdoor Life’s Complete Turkey Hunting”

  “Outdoor Life’s Complete Turkey Hunting”   Thirty-four of the nation’s best turkey hunters and turkey callers, past and present, have filled this hard-backed book with their knowledge and wisdom. You’ll learn tactics from some of the early pioneers of the sport of turkey hunting, during the time that the wild turkeys were just being […]

Rainbow in the Cloud

Rainbow in the Cloud The Wisdom and Spirit of Maya Angelou by Maya Angelou Random House Hardcover, $20.00 128 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-8129-9645-6 Book Review by Kam Williams   “’Words mean more than what is set down on paper,’ Maya Angelou wrote in her groundbreaking memoir ‘I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.’ Indeed, Angelou’s […]

Orgasm

Orgasm Photographs & Interviews by Linda Troeller and Marion Schneider Daylight Books Hardcover, $35.00 188 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-9897981-3-6 Book Review by Kam Williams “Due to the repression and shame imposed by patriarchy, we are still at the onset of exploration of female sexuality and eroticism. Not only does this book reveal the power, divinity, […]

New Book from Jewel Kats Tells Empowering Tale of Hansel, a Brave Boy with Down Syndrome

  Ann Arbor, MI (October 06, 2014) – From the award-winning author of Cinderella’s Magical Wheelchair: An Empowering Fairy Tale comes another empowering children’s book, Hansel & Gretel: A Fairy Tale with a Down syndrome Twist (Loving Healing Press, October 2014). This adaptation of the classic Grimms’ tale includes the wicked witch and the poor […]

The Mad Monk is Back in Rasputin’s Shadow by Raymond Khoury

The Mad Monk is Back in Rasputin’s Shadow by Raymond Khoury  ~ Book Review by Amy Lignor Uniquely plotted, this book offers up a journey connected to the odd mind of Rasputin; the man who was given the historical honor of causing the downfall of the Russian Royal Family. Fiction melds with fact, as the […]

Culture Worrier: Reflections on Race, Politics and Social Change

Culture Worrier Reflections on Race, Politics and Social Change by Clarence Page Bolden Books Paperback, $17.00 448 pages ISBN: 978-1-932841-92-3 Book Review by Kam Williams “These pages represent some of the valuable lessons I’ve learned about people and media over the past three decades. Among them: 1) Politics is more than a game. 2) Nothing […]