IWE Festival a Gumbo of BR’s Best

Author/Detroit Lions Safety Don Carey, Author LaKeisha Carey, Councilwoman Erikah L. Green, and Green's parents at the Wade House.

  Earlier this month we attended the IWE Festival on the bluffs at Southern University A&M’s campus. An initiative of Councilwoman Erikah L. Green of District 5 to stimulate unity and economic growth within the North Baton Rouge community. This Read more

Author Spotlight: Khara Campbell

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Khara Campbell holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Creative Writing from Midland University. She enjoys blogging about the happenings of life, faith, parenting, her publishing journey, marriage, fashion, and her Bahamian heritage on www.kharacampbell.blogspot.com. She was born and Read more

Author Spotlight: Ty A. Patterson

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Ty A. Patterson is a writer, motivational speaker, entertainer and entrepreneur. Her first book entitled “Southern Jewel: The Elements Within” was released in 2014. She is the owner of the home décor shop Phenomenal Gifts and creator of Pretty Personality Ministries, which Read more

Author Spotlight: Sheena Herod

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How would you describe your swagher? What makes Sheena, Sheena? What makes Sheena is Sheena knowing who she is and where she wants to go in life. I don’t want to be anyone one else but Sheena. I’m dorky sometimes Read more

Author Spotlight: Anika Martin

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    Our author spotlight  today, Anika Ennett (Martin), was born in Philadelphia, PA, and grew up in the Mt. Airy and Germantown sections of the city. Anika has had the opportunity to travel a little, living in Norfolk, VA Read more

Author Spotlight: Joy Williams Author of Olivia and the Land of The Extra-Ordinary

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Joy Williams is the author of “Olivia and the Land of The Extra-Ordinary” a children’s chapter book. Williams is a native of Baton Rouge, LA, and the founder of the mentoring program, Daughters of Royalty. Below Joy shares how her Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Ni’Cola Mitchell

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Striving to inject her unique flair into the realm of contemporary fiction, Award-Winning, Best-Selling author  blogger, Ni’Cola Mitchell entered the literary scene with one main objective: To Stimulate Your Mind, One Word at a Time. Through her independent publishing company Read more

The Man In 3B

Atlanta, Ga [November 3, 2015] – Urban Books Media LLC, the largest African-American owned publishing company in the country, has partnered with TriDestined Studios to bring Carl Weber’s best-selling novel The Man in 3B to select theaters nationwide. The suspenseful Read more