Teacher Ashleigh Sparks-Bennett learned to think and live better thanks to the book that changed her life. … [Read the Blog Post...]
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It’s Like That
Ten years after suffering a tragic loss, twenty-six-year-old Jasmine Richardson is forced to make some tough decisions. Sometimes…it’s like that.
Black Girl Dreaming
In my first nonfiction project, I share some of my most cherished and personal work.
Make It Work
Named Alabama’s Great Read 2017
Sixteen-year-old Reagan Davis has landed her dream job at FIRE 107.1, the hottest radio station in town. This summer, she’ll learn how to make it work.
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Woodlawn actor and former University of Alabama football standout Caleb Castille will keynote the annual Table of Hope fundraiser Thursday, September 21 bringing his special … [Read the Blog Post...]
It’s only September, but for romance author Reese Ryan, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. I recently spoke with Ryan about her latest release. … [Read the Blog Post...]
Mary J. Blige brings her Strength of a Woman Tour to Birmingham September 17 at 8 p.m. at the Legacy Arena at The BJCC. … [Read the Blog Post...]
There are a lot of kids that are grieving the loss of a loved one. It isn’t something that is discussed often enough. When this letter landed in my email box from the … [Read the Blog Post...]
Nationally award-winning author Alicia Singleton found her own reflection in the book that changed her life. … [Read the Blog Post...]