The Face That Changed It All

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The Face That Changed It All A Memoir by Beverly Johnson Foreword by Andre Leon Talley Hardcover, $28.00 268 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-4767-7441-1 Book Review by Kam Williams “Beverly Johnson made history in 1974… [as] the first African-American woman… whose face appeared on the cover of the world’s most prestigious fashion magazine… Vogue. Beverly shattered […]

Infinite Words

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Infinite Words A Comprehensive Guide to Writing and Publishing by Zane Paperback, $16.00 208 pages ISBN: 978-1-4767-6696-6 Book Review by Kam Williams “Drawing from decades of experience as a mega-best-selling novelist, successful publisher, and executive producer of two television shows, Zane offers practical advice on writing and publishing to aspiring writers across all media, including […]

Another Slam-Dunk 5-Star by Pam Jenoff!

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Another Slam-Dunk 5-Star by Pam Jenoff! The Last Summer at Chelsea Beach ~ Book Review by Amy Lignor Readers know that, every once in a great while, stories appear which are retained forever because of their capacity to overwhelm and delve into a person’s heart so deeply, that the tale becomes a part of them. […]

Wealth Secrets of the One Percent

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  Wealth Secrets of the One Percent A Modern Manual to Getting Marvelously, Obscenely Rich by Sam Wilkin Little, Brown and Company Hardcover, $28.00 430 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-316-37893-2 Book Review by Kam Williams “Let us assume, dear reader, that you are interested in… obtaining a vast fortune… a fortune of yachts and personal helicopters, […]

Sunny 101: The 10 Commandments of a Boss Chick

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Sunny 101 The 10 Commandments of a Boss Chick by Sunshine Smith-Williams Voices International Publications Paperback, $14.95 178 pages, ISBN: 978-0-9911041-6-1 Book Review by Kam Williams “[This book] was written on top of my bunk bed in a room I shared with five other roommates at Danbury Federal Prison Camp… In September 2014, instead of […]

Between the World and Me

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      Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates Spiegel & Grau Hardcover, $24.00 168 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-8129-9354-7 Book Review by Kam Williams “In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about american history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta-Nehisi Coates offers […]

I Am Jackie Robinson

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I Am Jackie Robinson by Brad Meltzer Illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulos Dial Books / Penguin Young Readers Hardcover, $12.99 40 pages ISBN: 978-0-8037-4086-0 Book Review by Kam Williams “Jackie Robinson learned to be brave when he was very young. He grew up in a time when he was not allowed to socialize or take part […]

Talking Back: Voices of Color

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  Talking Back: Voices of Color Edited by Nellie Wong Red Letter Press Paperback, $15.00 240 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-932323-32-3 Book Review by Kam Williams   “As a feminist of Chinese American roots, my disrespected skin color and low-paid status as a secretarial worker shocked me into a realization that I’ve embraced now for many […]