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NY Times Bestselling Author LA Banks Touched a Group of African-American High School Students during a Saturday visit…

NY Times Bestselling Author LA Banks Touched a ...

  I had the pleasure of visiting the media center at Parkview High School in Gwinnett County, Georgia a couple of years ago on a Saturday. To my surprise, Mrs....

NY Times Bestselling Author LA Banks Touched a ...

  I had the pleasure of visiting the media center at Parkview High School in Gwinnett County, Georgia a couple of years ago on a Saturday. To my surprise, Mrs....

Biracial Shapeshifter celebrates Native American heritage in the Urban Fantasy, River Marked

Biracial Shapeshifter celebrates Native America...

                       I’ve been following Mercy Thompson’s story since the first book. I love the world that Patricia Briggs has created but I’ve thoroughly enjoyed River Marked. In this series novel,...

Biracial Shapeshifter celebrates Native America...

                       I’ve been following Mercy Thompson’s story since the first book. I love the world that Patricia Briggs has created but I’ve thoroughly enjoyed River Marked. In this series novel,...

Most People of Color Don’t Care for Science Fiction: Morris Chestnut talks about his role on the hit TV series “V”

Most People of Color Don’t Care for Science Fic...

                   OK, I’ve been trying real hard to not skee and scream whenever I see  Morris Chestnut on “V.” I’ve always had a little crush. LOL! Totally, a fan girl…...

Most People of Color Don’t Care for Science Fic...

                   OK, I’ve been trying real hard to not skee and scream whenever I see  Morris Chestnut on “V.” I’ve always had a little crush. LOL! Totally, a fan girl…...

Jennifer Estep Does Race with Dignity and Integrity in Spider’s Bite

Jennifer Estep Does Race with Dignity and Integ...

I always get super excited when a mainstream author creates real multicultural worlds.  There are so many Urban Fantasies that pass on race. I don’t know maybe they’re afraid to...

Jennifer Estep Does Race with Dignity and Integ...

I always get super excited when a mainstream author creates real multicultural worlds.  There are so many Urban Fantasies that pass on race. I don’t know maybe they’re afraid to...

Black People Don’t Read Science Fiction: New Blog Tackles Multiculturalism in Fantasy, Futuristic, and Paranormal Stories

Black People Don’t Read Science Fiction: New Bl...

 One of the worse fights I’ve had was with my uncle who was a few years older than me.  It wasn’t just a battle of words but a knock down...

Black People Don’t Read Science Fiction: New Bl...

 One of the worse fights I’ve had was with my uncle who was a few years older than me.  It wasn’t just a battle of words but a knock down...