5.0 out of 5 starsI Loved This Book !! By DJ GATSBY’S BOOK CLUB on August 24, 2015 Format: Paperback “Silk” by Author / Editor / Screenwriter Athena Dent is a touching and lighthearted story about a group of young ladies who are sisters and friends. Its a short story that touches on relationships withContinue reading “DJGBC Book Review: SILK by Athena Dent”
Author Trinity DeKane began writing at a young age. Born and raised in Burlington, North Carolina Trinity had experienced alot of different experiences both good and bad which led her to writing. From Poetry to Urban Fiction, no genre has gone untouched by this author. THOT’s Ambition$ is the first novel publicly released by TrinityContinue reading “WB Media Spotlight: Author Trinity DeKane”
DJ Gatsby Book Club wants to “Spotlight” their first Author of 2016. Her name is Tumika Patrice Cain and we hope you will love her books as we do. As always we request all of our members to support African American Literature. #Buy #Read #Review Tumika Patrice Cain is an award winning author, radio show host,Continue reading “DJ Gatsby Book Club “Authors Spotlight” Bestselling Author Tumika Patrice Cain”
Hello and Happy New Year everyone. I pray that last year was as good as you wanted it to be, and that 2016 will be even better. Our Book Of The Month for Jan 2016 introduces us to some new authors as well as some familiar ones. This year we want to start off our year bringing you more of a variety in our Book Of The Month selections.
#5. Walter Mosley Walter Mosley is one of America’s most celebrated and beloved writers. His books have won numerous awards and have been translated into more than twenty languages. Mosley is the author of the acclaimed Easy Rawlins series of mysteries, including national bestsellers Cinnamon Kiss, Little Scarlet, and Bad Boy Brawly Brown; the FearlessContinue reading “#5. Walter Mosley”
#4. Ashley Antionette Ashley Antionette is one half of the bestselling duo responsible for the Ashley & JaQuavis novels.
#3. Carl Weber Carl Weber is a New York Times and #1 Essence® bestselling novelist. In addition to his writing, Weber is the founder and publisher of Urban Books and in 2005, he was named Blackboard’s Publisher of the Year. He is the owner of the Urban Knowledge chain of book stores and a past recipientContinue reading “#3. Carl Weber”
#2 Jaquavis Coleman JaQuavis Coleman is one half of the writing Duo “Ashley & JaQuavis”. NY times best seller author, USA Today top 100, and film director, he is considered one of the best African American Authors in the country.
#1 Reshonda Tate Billingsly I am a former news reporter and anchor, who now writes books full-time. I’m the author of 35-plus books and a mother to three. My sophomore novel, Let the Church Say Amen, has been made into a movie, directed by actress Regina King and produced by Queen Latifah’s Flava Unit,Continue reading “#1 Reshonda Tate Billingsly”
This is the first time that DJGBC has decided to post an Official Top 25 List for our members. We thought long and hard about the listing as we wanted to include a variety of Authors & Genres. Some authors may have not published a book in 2015 but their presence was felt in the industry inContinue reading “DJ Gatsby Book Club Top 25 Authors of 2015”