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‘BECOMING’ BY MICHELLE OBAMA SELLS MORE THAN 725,000 UNITS IN U.S. AND CANADA ON ITS FIRST DAY OF PUBLICATION
November 16, 2018
Penguin Random House announced today that BECOMING, the highly anticipated memoir by former First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama, sold more than 725,000 units in all formats and editions in the U.S. ... read more »
Michelle Obama memoir is next pick for Winfrey book club
November 15, 2018
Michelle Obama's ``Becoming,'' already expected to sell millions of copies, now has the official backing of Oprah Winfrey. ... read more »
Charlamagne Tha God: Anxiety Playing Tricks On Me
November 8, 2018
"Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks on Me" not only includes Charlamagne personal mental health history but also gives insights to clinical diagnoses. ... read more »
Michelle Obama Book Tour Features Oprah and Other Celebrity Moderators
November 8, 2018
In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world. ... read more »
Walter Mosely’s ‘John Woman’ Is An Interesting Read
November 1, 2018
Mosley likes to create unique situations, deep philosophers, and thinkers, and in this book, he’s totally accomplished that ... read more »
Dr. Ian Smith Gives Insight to ‘The Ancient Nine’ 
November 1, 2018
Smith tells all in his mystery novel about Harvard’s secret societies.  ... read more »
DeRay Mckesson: On The Other Side Of Freedom 
October 11, 2018
Civil rights activist DeRay Mckesson newest book On The Other Side Of Freedom: The Case for Hope shares his story of triumph, tragedy, and tribulations. ... read more »
Olympian Althea Moses Debuts Best-Selling Book “Irresistibly Fit” 
October 4, 2018
Three-time track and field Olympian Althea Moses published her first book, “Irresistibly Fit: How to Become a Spiritually Strong, Sexy and Firm Woman Everyone Admires and No One Can Resist”, that debuted as a number one bestseller in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom and Australia.   ... read more / watch video »
PBS SoCal KOCE September Community Event
PBS SoCal and The Last Bookstore invite you to celebrate the nation’s 100 most-loved novels.  Inspired by the PBS series The Great American Read, the evening will feature discussions with local authors, exclusive clips from the series, and a special performance by Improv Theatre’s hilarious “Jane Austen Unscripted.” ... read more / view event »
One-on-One with Author Tomi Adeyemi
July 5, 2018
Tomi Adeyemi's  "Children of Blood at Bone" is set in the magical land of Orïsha and is told through the eyes of a young woman named Zélie who goes on a quest to restore magic to her people. Strolling the wide streets of Harlem, I chatted with Adeyemi and this is what she has to say about what inspired Zélie's world and why she hopes that young girls, all over the world will read her book and connect with the spirit of the story. It’s almost a safe bet to say that her wish will come true, since along with the critical accolades for the debut novel,  Adeyemi also landed a three-book and three-movie deal with an all-Black cast of characters. Impressive.   ... read more »
Mother-Daughter Duo Create Children’s Book For Other Grieving Families 
June 28, 2018
When a loved one passes it seems as though the world stops. For mother-daughter duo Angela and Amaya Allen, their world continued on for the better.   ... read more »
Bentley Promotes New Book, ‘The Hollywood Formula’
June 7, 2018
The stars came out on June 2, to support veteran producer Bentley Evans who shared insight about his new book, “The Hollywood Formula.” “The Hollywood Formula” details Bentley’s story of his start in the industry through producing, ... read more »
From Millionaire to Billionaire in Training, Dr. Abagail Mamboleo Shares Keys to Successful Entrepreneurship  
June 7, 2018
From Nairobi, Kenya to a self-made American business woman, Dr. Abagail “Aby” Lilian Mamboleo’s career journey has been life changing! Today, the entrepreneur is living her motto, “I’m a B.I.T. (billionaire in training), and encouraging others to follow suit.   ... read more »
BECOMING by Michelle Obama Set to Release This Fall
June 1, 2018
In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her—from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhood and work, to her time spent at the world’s most famous address. ... read more »
‘I Got Bank’ Book Giveaway and Essay/ Art Contest Comes to Los Angeles 
May 31, 2018
One United Bank owner Teri Williams will be in Los Angeles Saturday, June 2, for the institution’s eighth annual “I Got Bank” book giveaway, an event aimed at getting children of color on the road to financial literacy and health.  ... read more »
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