BOOK REVIEW: 'His Third Wife' by Grace Octavia

There are times when even the unstoppable is halted in its tracks. And in the new book "His Third Wife" by Grace Octavia, the octagonal red sign is up ahead.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Losing to Win' by Michele Grant

In the new novel "Losing to Win" by Michele Grant, a loss might result in a bigger gain.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Serafina's Promise' by Ann E. Burg

Realizing a dream might mean going through nightmares first.

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Rejected Stone' by the Rev. Al Sharpton

You need a leader. So why can’t it be you? In the new book "The Rejected Stone" by Reverend Al Sharpton, you'll see how it could happen.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Harlem Nocturne: Women Artists & Progressive Politics During World War II' by Farah Jasmine Griffin

When the music starts, your feet do, too.

Ayana Mathis Headlines Book Festival

Ayana Mathis said she’s been writing since childhood, but she never imagined she could earn a living as an author.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Sister Betty Says I Do' by Pat G'Orge-Walker

Everybody loves a good wedding, but in the new novel "Sister Betty Says I Do," there were lots of obstacles littering the aisle.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital' by Sheri Fink

You know what you'd do in a crisis — or do you? Could you ignore your inner voice and do something wrongly right?

BOOK REVIEW: 'High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society' by Dr. Carl Hart

What do you know about drugs and the causes of addiction? In the new book "High Price" by Dr. Carl Hart, you'll be surprised at recent revelations.

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Speech' by Gary Younge

Sometimes in life, a small decision that seems insignificant — or even wrong — turns out to be the best thing that can happen. And in the new book "The Speech" by Gary Younge, you'll see how an off-the-cuff choice ...

BOOK REVIEW: 'With Eyes from Both Sides: Living My Life In and Out of the Game' by Thelma Wright

Many would ask, how did a Catholic girl from a loving family get involved in the drug trade? Read the book and find out!

BOOK REVIEW: 'Gloria: A Novel' by Kerry Young

Do you know yourself well enough?

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Sweetest Hallelujah' by Elaine Hussey

In the new book "The Sweetest Hallelujah," a friendship that starts with a secret ends with a forever bond.

BOOK REVIEW: 'A Family Affair' by ReShonda Tate Billingsley

Though it's a little predictable, "A Family Affair" isn't too bad. Author ReShonda Tate Billingsley offers readers a bit of scandalous drama mixed in a story of forgiveness that spans over time.

BOOK REVIEW: 'Sister: An African American Life in Search of Justice' by Sylvia Bell White and Jody LePage

Like a GPS, life also has a way of taking you down unknown roads. In the new book "Sister: An African American Life in Search of Justice" by Sylvia Bell White & Jody LePage, for example, you'll read about one ...