1.11.2011 Today my solo Meesha Mink book is in stores and ready to be devoured by the readers. I hope you enjoy Goldie’s story. I hope some of the young girls will learn what not to do. I hope you all pull more from it than just drama, sex and violence. There’s a message. Hell, there’sContinue reading “REAL WIFEYS: On The Grind is HERE!!!”
REAL WIFEYS: ON THE GRIND Official Release Date: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 Publisher: Simon & Schuster/Touchstone ISBN-10: 1439173117 | ISBN-13: 978-1439173114 Available Formats: Paperback, E-books, Audiobooks (CDs) Visit the REAL WIFEYS page for book info and links to pre-order the book!
Busy perusing upcoming releases on the site of my publisher Simon & Schuster and this caught me by surprise. Trick Daddy is releasing an autobiography this November. Here’s the book description from Simon & Schuster’s website: “A thug is someone who stands on his own. He lives by the decisions he makes and accepts theContinue reading “Urban Fiction Spotlight: Magic City”
Library Journal’s Word on Street Lit Vol 10 Pick of the Month Little, Terra. Where There’s Smoke. Urban Bks. Jan. 2009. 275p. ISBN 978-1-9339-6778-3. pap. $14.95. F Verdict: Ignore the misleading cover, designed to appeal to teenage boys. This well-written novel about a determined, recovering single mom; her strong-willed, out-of-control son; and the prodigal, learned-from-my-mistakes fatherContinue reading “Word on Street Lit Vol. 10”
Library Journal’s Word on Street Lit Vol. 3 — Pick of the Month Carter, Quentin. Amongst Thieves. Triple Crown. 2008. 280p. ISBN 978-0-9799517-2-5. pap. $15. F Verdict: For authentic depictions of robbery setups and the reality of doing time in prison, it is tough to match Carter’s (Hoodwinked; In Cahootz; Contagious) latest novel. He offers a stripped-down versionContinue reading “Word on Street Lit Vol. 3”