Book Review: Games Divas Play by Angela Burt-Murray

Book: Author: ISBN: Publisher/Date: Pages/Price: Category: About Games Divas Play The former Editor-in Chief of Essence magazine, Angela Burt-Murrary’s new novel takes readers inside the high-stakes world of professional basketball—where everyone plays to win. In GAMES DIVAS PLAY, the first book in the Diva Mystery Series, Burt-Murray introduces an ambitious entertainment reporter battling backstabbing colleagues and reeling from murderous threats, the desperate wife of NBA … [Read more...]

Review: A Man’s Promise by Brenda Jackson

Book: A Man's Promise Author: Brenda Jackson Publisher: Harlequin MIRA/May 2014 ISBN: Price/Pages: Category: About A Man's Promise by Brenda Jackson A man's word is his bond. His family is his strength. His heart is his own. Superstar musician Caden Granger has spent years running from love, commitment and family. Yet despite his fame and fortune, he knows the kind of respect and adoration he needs can only come from one person—the very woman who wants nothing to do with … [Read more...]

#bookreview: The Mercy Seat by Alvetta Rolle

Book: The Mercy Seat Author: Alvetta Rolle Publisher: Ellechor Publishing House, LLC Pages/Price: 368/$14.99 ISBN: 978-0982624234 Category: Christian Fiction/African-American About The Mercy Seat by Alvetta Rolle Going from raunchy to redeemed is not easy. When 19 year old prostitute Sofia Douglas walks into Freedom Baptist to reconcile with her mentally abusive foster mother Julia Aaron, she is met with much more than she bargained for. Although befriended by an elderly church … [Read more...]

#bookreview: Destiny’s Divas by Victoria Christopher Murray @VictoriaECM

Book: Destiny's Divas: A Novel Author: Victoria Christopher Murray Publisher: Simon & Schuster/June 5, 2012 Pages/Price: 400/$15.00 ISBN: 978-1-4516-5046-4 Category: Christian Fiction About Destiny’s Divas by Victoria Christopher Murray Secrets, scandal, and sin abound in the private lives of popular evangelic gospel group Destiny’s Divas in this page-turning and revealing novel by the Essence-bestselling author. THEY CAN TALK THE TALK, BUT CAN THEY WALK THE WALK? Sierra, Raine, … [Read more...]

Blog Tour and #Book #Giveaway: Coming Home by Stacy Hawkins Adams

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Book: Coming Home: A Novel (Winds of Change) Kindle Link for Coming Home: A Novel (Winds of Change) Author: Stacy Hawkins Adams Pages/Price: 320/$14.99 (paperback) ISBN: 978-0310333982 Category: Fiction/African-American About the Book, Coming Home If forgiving your ex-husband was easy, everybody would do it. Brent had cheated on Dayna and coldly said goodbye to her seven long years ago—dashing her hopes of having children or growing old with the love of her life. Working … [Read more...]

#bookreview: Diamond Life: A Novel by Aliya S. King

Book: Diamond Life: A Novel Author: Aliya S. King ISBN: 9781451625547 Pages/Price: 416/$14.99 Category: Urban Fiction   About Diamond Life by Aliya S. King BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR . . . Set in the highest ranks of the music industry’s fame machine, Diamond Life is an intoxicating story of love, sex, ambition, money, betrayal, and the surprising realities of making it big. Alex Maxwell’s career as a journalist and celebrity ghost writer is taking off, despite the … [Read more...]