Saturday, 10 June 2017 08:43 Written by Blackstarline Book Club
Written in 1993 by Ernest J. Gaines, A Lesson Before Dying was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize and won the 1993 National Book Circle Award for Fiction. Set in Bayonne, Louisiana between October 1947 and April 1948 it couldn’t be more relevant today.
Saturday, 29 April 2017 14:39 Written by Sharee Williams
Michele Tapp Roseman author of Hairlooms: The Untangled Truth About Loving Your Natural Hair and Beauty addresses and examines the challenges of black women in accepting their natural hair and beauty.
Sunday, 24 January 2016 17:03 Written by Teneile Warren
In full disclosure, I have never bought into the self-help, motivational non-fiction novel.
Sunday, 01 March 2015 00:00 Written by Blackstarline Book Club
ByBlacks Rating: BBBB
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 00:00 Written by Danica Samuel
Angela Walcott’s perfect bedtime story will inspire and uplift the lives of African Canadian children who need the confidence to be whatever they want to be.
Monday, 12 January 2015 00:00 Written by Kym Dominique - Ferguson
Owen 'Blakka' Ellis' writing... Takes me home. I can hear voices from my childhood singing, "There's a brown girl in da ring, tra-lala-la-la! There's a brown girl in da ring, traaaaaaaaa-lala-lala!"
Thursday, 30 October 2014 00:00 Written by Adeola Noble
ByBlacks Rating: BBB Do you find yourself immersed in the hustle and bustle of everyday life with little time for reading? Then the short story genre may be the style of writing that most suits your lifestyle and taste.
Monday, 02 June 2014 00:00 Written by Dayo Kefentse
The Blackstarline readers have been meeting as a book club to read, break bread and discuss books since 1997.