Monday, October 6, 2014

The Storytellers Tour: Kinky Coily by Pamela Samuels Young

This book will help African-American women with kinky hair learn the true beauty and versatility of their natural hair.

Have you been thinking about transitioning to natural hair, but don't know where to start? Then Kinky Coily: A Natural Hair Resource Guide! This book is a collection of the best resources to help you begin your natural hair journey. You'll find the books, the bloggers, tools, product and more. You'll learn how to develop a hair care regime, how to determine the tools and products you'll need and how to track your progress. Whether you have a relaxer, press 'n curl or you're already natural, Kinky Coily has something for you. So get ready to experience the true beauty and versatility of your natural hair.

Kinky Coily: A Natural Hair Resource Guide by Pamela Samuels Young
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About Pamela Samuels Young

Pamela Samuels Young is a practicing attorney and award-winning author of eight books. Her thriller, Anybody’s Daughter, won the 2014 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Fiction. A former journalist, Pamela began writing despite a busy legal career in an effort to bring diversity to the legal fiction genre.
She is also a natural hair enthusiast and the author of Kinky Coily: A Natural Hair Resource Guide. A graduate of UC Berkeley School of Law, USC and Northwestern University, Pamela is a native of Compton, California. She speaks frequently on the topics of writing, pursuing your passion and discrimination law.

To invite Pamela to your book club meeting or event, email Pamela via her website at

Thursday, October 2, 2014

BOOK BLAST AND GIVEAWAY: Born at Dawn by Nigeria Lockley

Book Title: Born at Dawn
Genre: Contemporary Christian Fiction, Women's Fiction
Author: Nigeria Lockley
Urban Books (September 30, 2014)
ISBN-13: 978-1601626752
Publication Date: September 30, 2014
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Thirty-four year old Cynthia Barclay knows that marriage is supposed to be for better or for worse. Unfortunately, for the last ten years of her marriage Cynthia has experienced the worst that marriage has to offer at the hands of her abusive husband Marvin Barclay. With the hope of saving herself and her family she turns to the Lord. Expecting to see God manifest himself greatly in her life sooner than later Cynthia is not content just waiting. She wants out.
Abandoning her hope, her husband, and her two young sons Cynthia boards a bus from New York City to Richmond, Virginia. She begins a new life armed with six thousand dollars on a prepaid credit card, a sketchy plan for success, and a promise to return for her sons. That is until she meets Cheo, a photojournalist with enough connections to take her where she wants to be and forget where she came from.
After six years in Richmond Cynthia’s dark past resurfaces. At the risk of losing it all—her past and her present Cynthia returns home to right her wrongs. Has Cynthia chosen the right time to return home or is it too late for God to restore everything she has broken?

About The Author
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Nigeria Lockley possesses two Master's degrees, one in English Secondary Education, which she utilizes as an educator with the New York City Department of Education. Her second Master's degree is in Creative Writing. Born at Dawn is Nigeria’s first published novel. Nigeria serves as the Vice President of Bridges Family Services, a not-for-profit organization that assists student parents interested in pursuing a degree in higher education. She is also the deaconess and clerk for her spiritual home King of Kings and Lord of Lords, Church of God. Nigeria is a New York native who resides in Harlem with her husband and two daughters.

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