Sunday, 10 September 2017 16:27 Written by Blackstarline Book Club
Terry McMillan’s I Almost Forgot About You tells the story of Dr. Georgia Young, a successful optometrist, mother and grandmother, and a two-time divorcee.
Friday, 08 September 2017 07:48 Written by Camille Dundas
Sherylee Honeyghan was halfway through her pregnancy when she learned that her baby’s left hand had not developed properly.
Robyn Maynard's New Book, Policing Black Lives, Examines Race-Based State Violence In The Canadian ContextSaturday, 26 August 2017 12:05 Written by Dr. Cheryl Thompson
Robyn Maynard has spent most of her adult life documenting racist and gender-based violence against Black people in Canada, primarily in Montreal.
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.
Saturday, 08 April 2017 07:59 Written by LC Kemp
MeBookz, a Canadian publishing company, began two and a half years ago with the idea of bringing more diversity into children’s literature.
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.