Book Review


‘Farming While Black’ a guide to love of land

Dirt lines every crease and covers much of your knuckles. It’s beneath your...

‘Kid Scientists’ takes look at realizing childhood dreams

Your room is a great big mess. At least that’s what your mother says but you know your room is a work in progress...

“No Small Potatoes: Junius G. Groves and His Kingdom in Kansas”

Your parents have said that; your teachers, too. Stop messin’, start paying attention, knuckle..

Think, smile and chuckle with novel ‘John Woman’

So do his language and demeanor – but what else? Did his parents or teachers make him who..

‘If You Love Me’ looks at many trials of parenthood

Every milestone your baby passed was reason for celebration. First day of school, first home..

Experience Art by Salbello Saturday at Zen Gardens

“Sans Souci,” an arts and culture experience featuring a book signing and presentation of author Matthew Jenkins' “Positive Possibilities: My Game Plan For Success,”...

On Point shows how character can lead to untold success

In your lifetime, youve done many amazing things. You learned to walk. Imagine how hard that was, and you did it! You learned to make words..

“How Sweet the Sound: The Story of Amazing Grace” by Carole Boston Weatherford, illustrated by Frank Morrison

In church, you sing a lot of songs. Some are just for Sunday School, and you..

‘How Sweet the Sound’ traces ‘Amazing Grace’

In church, you sing a lot of songs...

‘What Truth Sounds Like’

“We have to talk.” It’s never good when someone tells you that. Even if it’s said with a smile and a pat on the..

Legend of Williams sisters chronicled in new book

Those are the rules. Every game has them, and rules are mostly helpful. They make it clear how to play and who can..

“I’m Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness”

You’ve been told statements that aren’t true, and that made you sad. Myths kept you from your..

‘Note to Self’ explores the promises of youth

Listen up. Pay attention. Eyes forward, ears open. You’ve heard those things before in your life..

‘Dead on Arrival’ looks at desire for quick cash

There was always another poker game..

Comic book series chronicles saga of Black secret agents

Marvel’s “Black Panther,” was a huge hit at the box office and also raised questions about the..