In the World of Fiction: The Oldies but Goodies Are Back

  In the World of Fiction: The Oldies but Goodies Are Back by Amy Lignor   Readers, 2017 has arrived. And the one thing that rises above all the other so-called ‘trends’ that publishers and book lovers are looking … [Read more...]

Volume 2 of Yes Sir, Yes Sir, 3 Bags Full! – You Do NOT Want to Miss This

  Volume 2 of Yes Sir, Yes Sir, 3 Bags Full! – You Do NOT Want to Miss This Book Review by Amy Lignor What began in an unforgettable Volume 1—living Jerry Hall’s story and dealing with the heart-wrenching issues of … [Read more...]

Nat Turner’s Mental and Military Motivations

  Nat Turner's Mental and Military Motivations By Ezrah Aharone   Nate Parker's movie  has revived the question: What caused Nat Turner's 1831 uprising? Turner, first of all, was not a … [Read more...]

PEEP AND EGG: I’M NOT TRICK-OR-TREATING

PEEP AND EGG: I’M NOT TRICK-OR-TREATING...TWO SIBLING CHICKS, ONE GREAT HALLOWEEN DEBATE Peep can’t wait for Halloween to start, but the younger Egg has a long list of reasons to wish it would not. In a scene familiar to … [Read more...]

Blue and Red Make Purple & Under the Moon: Jazz Standards and Lullabies

Blue and Red Make Purple & Under the Moon: Jazz Standards and Lullabies Two picture books with music are available this fall fromThe Secret Mountain   More information is … [Read more...]

Yes Sir, Yes Sir, 3 Bags Full! – A Book That Will Leave You Gasping

  Yes Sir, Yes Sir, 3 Bags Full! – A Book That Will Leave You Gasping Book Review by Amy Lignor   How long does it take for compassion to die? In the case of the Viet Nam* War, little was shown for the “unwanted … [Read more...]

Richards Rocks!

  Sandra L. Richards The “Rice & Rocks” Interview with Kam Williams Richards Rocks! The American-born daughter of Jamaican immigrant parents, Sandra L. Richards is the author of “Rice & Rocks.” She hopes … [Read more...]

Scholastic Announces Sales of More Than 3.3 Million Copies of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

  Scholastic Announces Sales of More Than 3.3 Million Copies of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two New York, NY (August 10, 2016) — Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two script book, … [Read more...]

Keep Walking in Prayer… Until You Can\’t Come Back

  Keep Walking in Prayer... Until You Can't Come Back by Reverend Dorothy Scott Boulware Xulon Press Paperback, $10.99 104 pages ISBN: 978-1-4984-7454-2 Book Review by Kam Williams “By way of introduction, I'm … [Read more...]

A Stunning Trilogy Comes to an End in Envoy of Jerusalem

  A Stunning Trilogy Comes to an End in Envoy of Jerusalem Book Review by Amy Lignor   A historical trilogy needs a great deal of substance. When it comes to this writer, Author Helena P. Schrader, and her … [Read more...]