Book Review: Memoirs to Me: Lessons in Blooming

Many of us, especially millennials, have done the journey work to heal from past traumas and become self-aware. We may have shared our stories with our families and close friends but how many of us are willing to write a 173-page book about it, to help others grow. In Brittaney C. Major’s book Memoirs to […]

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Book Review: The Star Side of Bird Hill by Naomi Jackson

In this coming of age novel, readers learn about the Carribean-American immigrant experience from the eyes of 16-year-old Dionne and her 10-year-old sister Phaedra. The girls are sent by their mother Avril, who is suffering from depression to spend the summer with their grandmother Hyacinth in Bird Hill, Barbados. Little did the girls know, but […]

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5 Self-Help Books to get your Life

A great way to relax and uplift your mood is to dive into a good book. Self-help books can aid in your self-care journey by providing insight and framework into living your best life. As Black Women, we receive so many messages about how we should exist in the world but rarely do those sources […]

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Book Summary: Here Comes the Sun

Here Comes the Sun by Nicole Dennis-Benn tells the story of a mother and her 2 daughters and the sacrifices they make to survive in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Many of the residents live in rural communities while tourists stay in 5-star resorts on the coast. The mother Delores tries her best to provide for her […]

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Book Club Update 2: “The Truth About Awiti”

Thanks to you the book club is on a roll! We are having a great time reading, The Truth About Awiti by CP Patrick. This novel of historical Fantasy follows the story of Awiti Akoth, born with the power to control storms. She was a by-product of the initial Portuguese raiders in 15th century Africa. […]

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