BOOK REVIEW: 'Recognition' by O.H. Bennett

What you wouldn't give to spend one more day.

BOOK REVIEW: ''Til the Well Runs Dry' by Lauren Francis-Sharma

The Islands are calling you this summer. Sand, seas, sunshine — and plenty of drama, when you take "'Til the Well Runs Dry" with you.

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Prodigal Son' by Kimberla Lawson Roby

Mom always liked you better.

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Man from Essence: Creating a Magazine for Black Women' by Edward Lewis with Audrey Edwards, foreword by Camille O. Cosby

In "The Man from Essence" by Edward Lewis, you'll see that that phenomenon crosses all industries.

BOOK REVIEW: 'All Different Now: Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom' by Angela Johnson, Illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Tomorrow morning, when you wake up, everything will be changed.

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Wealth Choice: Success Secrets of Black Millionaires' by Dennis Kimbro

You work hard, you reach for your dreams, but you still can't seem to catch a break — which means you're doing it all wrong, says Dennis Kimbro in his new book "The Wealth Choice."

BOOK REVIEW: 'Sugar' by Jewell Parker Rhodes

A lot can happen in a year, especially when everything else changes, too. In the book "Sugar" by Jewell Parker Rhodes, it happens even faster with history behind it to push.

Mosley Brings Readers New Protagonist

Walter Mosley knew he'd found his calling at age 34 when after working as a computer programmer and holding other jobs, he wrote his first novel.

BOOK REVIEW: '1954: The Year Willie Mays and the First Generation of Black Superstars Changed Major League Baseball Forever' by Bill Madden

In the new book “1954” by Bill Madden, you'll see how baseball was altered forever by one simple fix.

BOOK REVIEW: “Mistakes I Made at Work” edited by Jessica Bacal

Everybody knows what you did.


Why is medical care in the United States so expensive?

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture & Style' by Nelson George

And in “The Hippest Trip in America” by Nelson George, you’ll read about the iconic TV program that you never, ever missed.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Postcards from Cookie' by Caroline Clarke

As you'll see in the new memoir "Postcards from Cookie" by Caroline Clarke, some snail mail can make your heart zoom.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Things I Should Have Told My Daughter: Lies, Lessons & Love Affairs' by Pearl Cleage

Would you want your children or grandchildren to read your journals, unedited, warts and all? Pearl Cleage thinks she might. Maybe. And in her new book, "Things I Should Have Told My Daughter," she explains why.