Alicia Keys to Release More Myself Memoir in November

NEW YORK , New York — Grammy Award winning singer Alicia Keys announced that she will publish her memoir More Myself: A Journey this fall through Oprah Winfrey’s An Oprah Book imprint on Flatiron Books. Keys broke the news while having lunch with Oprah Winfrey on Wednesday. You can read it on 11/5 and it’s…

Phoebe Robinson to moderate Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Live Nation and Crown Publishing announced that Phoebe Robinson will serve as the moderator for the Becoming: An Intimate Conversation with Michelle Obama at Stockolm’s Globe Arena. Phoebe Robinson is a multitalented stand-up comedian, New York Timesbest-selling author, and actress. She is best known as the co-creator and co-star of the WNYC podcast…

Amazon Crossing To Publish Stieg Larsson’s “The Man Who Played with Fire”

SEATTLE, Washington — Amazon Crossing, the literature in translation imprint of Amazon Publishing, announced today the acquisition of The Man Who Played with Fire: Stieg Larsson’s Lost Files and the Hunt for an Assassin by Jan Stocklassa, translated by Tara F. Chace for publication on October 1, 2019. Ten years after The Girl with the…

Book Release: You’ll Be Back: A Memoir by Maria Beth Stanfield

DETROIT, Michigan — Maria Beth Stanfield released her all new memoir: “You’ll Be Back.” The preface written by Alicia McKay. You’ll Be Back is a raw and captivating story which paints a vivid picture of a young girl growing up in one of America’s toughest cities. Maria has an indomitable spirit that seeps through the…

Obama makes surprise visit at Michelle’s book tour in Washington

WASHINGTON D.C. — Former President of the United States, Barack Obama, made a surprise appearance at Michelle Obama’s book tour in Washington. He showed up with a bouquet of flowers during the former First Lady’s promotional event for her memoir, “Becoming,” in the nation’s capital on Saturday night. “This is like – you know when…

Diddy pledges $1 million for new charter school in the Bronx

BRONX,New York — Sean “Diddy” Combs has pledged $1 million to a network of charter schools for a new location in the Bronx. Capital Preparatory Schools has been approved to open in September with 160 6th- and 7th-graders. The goal is to expand to 650 students in grades six through 11 over five years, according…

Nicki Minaj Helps Students Pay Off Their Loans On Ellen

LOS ANGELES, California — Hip-hop star, Nicki Minaj, surprised three students during her visit to The Ellen DeGeneres Show. During the end of the show, Nicki and Ellen pulled three fans out of the audience to give them each $50,000 to help pay off their student loans. In partnership with Wal-Mart, Nicki and Ellen gave…

Book Release: Moral Inventory by Tara Johnson

FORT MYERS, Florida —  Although born in New York, Author Tara Johnson has called Florida home for over thirty years. Writing has always been her outlet. Her home is her sanctuary and she is most complete when surrounded by family. Tara’s new book is entitled Moral Inventory. ABOUT MORAL INVENTORY Seventeen-year-old Elizabeth thought she had…