African American Authors

African American authors romance

African American authors romance

It s All About Love: Romance Readers Speak Out by Gwendolyn E. Osborne Many Americans hold preconceived notions about romance fiction without…

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Great American Magazines

Great American Magazines

Meet Steve Kershner ! “We’ve known Steve for what is now decades and with great certainty can say Steve is the consummate salesperson; goal-oriented…

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New books by African American authors

New books by African American authors

Few institutions seem more opposed than African American literature and J. Edgar Hoover’s white-bread Federal Bureau of Investigation. But behind…

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Best Selling African American authors

Best Selling African American authors

A curious designation, but one I am proud of. It came, appropriatelt so, with no parades, no announcements, no public events, no press conference…

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Contemporary African American authors

Contemporary African American authors

Langston Hughes The Return of Simple This collection of short stories revolves around Hughes s character, Jesse B. Semple (a.k.a. Simple), introduced…

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African American Childrens authors

African American Childrens authors

Author Award Winner Kadir Nelson, author and illustrator of “Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans” (Balzer + Bray, an imprint…

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Most Influential African-Americans

Most Influential African-Americans

This is the first in a five-part series introducing some of Wisconsin’s most influential African American leaders in business, civil service…

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Best books in American literature

Best books in American literature

Lists! People love lists. I do, too. For those of you looking for a list of Best Books published in 2014, by American Indians/First Nations writers…

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African American Christian Fiction authors

African American Christian Fiction authors

In recent years, Christian and inspirational fiction has really blossomed, and new writers are entering the field every day. Here are some authors…

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Best African American Authors

Best African American Authors

Booklist Starred Review Educator and historian Alphonse Keasley hosts and narrates this eight-part series that traces the history of African…

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African American Women authors

African American Women authors

*The birth of Ann Plato around 1820 is celebrated on this date. She was a nineteenth century Black educator and author. Plato was born in Hartford…

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Authors alphabetical list

Authors alphabetical list

Imagine you’re sitting in a movie theater. As the film begins, actors’ names flash across the screen. The order of the names is determined by…

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Most famous African-Americans

Most famous African-Americans

Armstrong, Louis Daniel Louis Armstrong (August 4, 1901 - July 6, 1971) was a great jazz trumpet player, composer, and singer. He was nicknamed…

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Black/African American authors

Black/African American authors

Black Refer African American Book Clubs Reading | WikiVilla

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Books by African American authors 2014

Books by African American authors 2014

This February, the Cooperative Children’s Book Center (CCBC) released its statistics on the number of children’s books by and about people of…

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