DJ Gatsby Book Club August 2017 Book Of The Month is “Easy Like Sunday Mornin” by Nedra woods

  After a long summer vacation DJ Gatsby Book Club is back and ready to get your book reading juices flowing again. Our August 2017 Book of The Month is by Nedra Woods a young lady from my hometown of Spring valley, NY. I heard a lot about Nedra and her upcoming book so i … Continue reading

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Athena Dent and her book “Emerging Cocoon” selected as a FINALIST for the 2017 ‘Phyllis Wheatley Book Awards’

 Congrats to Athena Dent and her book “Emerging Cocoon” on being selected as a FINALIST in this year’s ‘Phyllis Wheatley Book Awards’ for the 2017 Harlem Book Fair which is held annually in Harlem, NY. When asked how she felt about being selected as a Finalist, she simply said “Hard work, Patience and  persistence PAYS … Continue reading

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DJ Gatsby Book Club Authors Spotlight: Brandi Davis “The High Price I Had To Pay 4”

Biography Brandi Davis, born and raised in Southeld, Michigan, is an author, motivational speaker and a prison reform activist. Davis, the daughter of legendary street hustler and the girlfriend of a notorious drug dealer, was no novice to street life. After her child’s father suddenly died in federal prison, she faced the challenge of maintaining … Continue reading

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National Association of Black Journalist Statement on Tamron Hall’s Departure From NBC

The National Association of Black Journalist has released the following statement on Tamron Hall’s departure for NBC: The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is saddened by Tamron Hall’s departure from NBC. She broke ground as the first black female “Today Show” cohost and was enjoying ratings success alongside Al Roker during the show’s third … Continue reading

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