Justice While Black: Helping African-American Families Navigate

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Justice While Black: Helping African-American Families Navigate and Survive the Criminal Justice System by Robbin Shipp, Esq. and Nick Chiles Agate Bolden Paperback, $9.99                                                                   160 pages ISBN: 978-1-932841-90-9   Book Review by Kam Williams   “The August 9th fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Missouri has focused global attention on […]

The Light of Truth: Writings of an Anti-Lynching Crusader

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  The Light of Truth: Writings of an Anti-Lynching Crusader by Ida B. Wells Edited with an Introduction and Notes by Mia Bay General Editor: Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Penguin Classics Paperback, $18.00                                                       624 pages ISBN: 978-0-14-310682-1   Book Review by Kam Williams   “Ida B. Wells was born a slave in Holly Springs, […]

Who We Be ~The Colorization of America

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Who We Be The Colorization of America by Jeff Chang St. Martin’s Press Hardcover, $29.99 416 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-312-57129-0   Book Review by Kam Williams   “Race. A four-letter word. The greatest social divide in American life, a half-century ago and today. During that time, the United States has seen the most dramatic demographic […]

Cosby: His Life and Times

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  Cosby: His Life and Times by Mark Whitaker Simon & Schuster Hardcover, $29.99                                                       560 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-4516-9797-1   Book Review by Kam Williams   “[Bill] Cosby grew up in a Philadelphia housing project, the son of an alcoholic, largely absent father and a loving but overworked mother… After dropping out of high school, […]

The Justice Imperative: How Hyper-Incarceration Has Hijacked the American Dream

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  The Justice Imperative: How Hyper-Incarceration Has Hijacked the American Dream by Brian E. Moran, Esq. Significance Press Paperback, $9.99                                                        186 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-9886509-7-8   Book Review by Kam Williams   “Our criminal justice system is in need of reform. [It] costs the taxpayers too much, fails at rehabilitation, exacts a life-long toll on […]

Rhythm for Sale

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Rhythm for Sale by Dr. Grant Harper Reid Amazon Digital Services                                                    Paperback, $14.95                                                       300 pages ISBN: 978-0615678283 Book Review by Kam Williams   “I went into the Countee Cullen library… […]

Jim Crumley’s Secrets of Bowhunting Deer

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  “Jim Crumley’s Secrets of Bowhunting Deer”   Jim Crumley, of Roanoke, Virginia, a longtime outdoor enthusiast, has spent most of his recreational time bowhunting for deer. His desire to learn new and better bowhunting techniques was one of the reasons he created Trebark camouflage. His love of bowhunting led Crumley to make his living […]

“Outdoor Life’s Complete Turkey Hunting”

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  “Outdoor Life’s Complete Turkey Hunting”   Thirty-four of the nation’s best turkey hunters and turkey callers, past and present, have filled this hard-backed book with their knowledge and wisdom. You’ll learn tactics from some of the early pioneers of the sport of turkey hunting, during the time that the wild turkeys were just being […]