Author / Poet LaDonna Marie on the February 2018 cover of Book Lovers Magazine

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LaDonna Marie is an International Multi -Award winning Bestselling Author, Writer, Poet, and Motivational Speaker. She published her first poem in anthology: Whispers with The League of American Poets in 2007. In 2010 she self published her first book Expressions of the Mind, Body & Soul. She received a Certificate of Congratulation from Congressman Bennie Thompson 2nd district of MS. She was inducted Who’s Who in Black Mississippi in 2012. She featured in the International Sibella Poetry Magazine for the entire year of 2014, and also she is apart of the Anthology: The Gospel According to Poetry. Until Tomorrow Comes was awarded Honorable Mention in the 2014 Paris Book Festival and a 2014 DJ Gatsby Book Club Literary Award Winner in Poetry. She was also a Finalist in 2015 Diva Author / Writer for Divas of Colour International Award. She was a 2015 Finalist for National Indie Excellence Awards, received Honorable Mention in New York Book Festival, Red city book awards Finalist and Bronze Medal Readers’ Favorite Winner. She also placed in 2015 and 2016 New England Book Festival Honorable Mention. She is a two time Indie Author Legacy Award Finalist for Poet of the Year.

Larry the Alligator: Makes Friends (Vol.1) Paperback & Kindle – Large Print

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We all know that feeling of wanting to be a part of something.

In LARRY THE ALLIGATOR MAKES FRIENDS by author/poet LaDonna Marie we meet an alligator named Larry that wants to be able to enjoy the company of others—but he has to get out of his own way first.
So much to love about this book that I think young readers and even adults will appreciate. First Larry had to get out of his comfort zone and reach out to others. This can be difficult for any age, but his mother was a source of encouragement for him that motivated him to at least try. What happens to Larry can also prove true for us: Not everyone will want our company. And the truth is we shouldn’t want to be around just anyone either just so we won’t be alone. Like Larry we want to find those that we have things in common with and that appreciate our company.

This book shows us that the effort pays off, but we have to be willing to try.

Great message that I think young people will easily understand and adults will see the importance of the reminder.

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LaDonna Marie is a Single Mother, Writer, Motivational Speaker & Published Multi -Award Winning Poetry Author *To purchase book by LaDonna Marie visit her website https://www.ladonnamarie.org/

 

 

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WB Media Group set to launch “Book Lovers Magazine” in February of 2018

Jeff Gatsby Wilson in collaboration with The WB Media Group & WBMG Publishing is set to launch its 1st on-line Magazine in February of 2018.  This venture is the next move to set WB Media Group & Jeff Gatsby Wilson apart as a Print Media Company. It will initially be a digital publication and available on “ISSUE” a digital publishing platform.

Our first issue will be featuring an exclusive interview with Author Denise J Bryson from Detroit Michigan, The top 25 Authors of 2017 List as well as a list of the to 10 Authors to look for in 2018.

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The DJGBC Year In Review for 2017

Hello & Happy New Year Everyone !

I must say that 2017 was a spectacular year for our readers as well as some of the Authors we support. If you are reading this it means that you have all been Blessed to see 2018 and we are glad to be here with you. 

I want to welcome all of our new members who joined DJGBC last year. There are a lot of book clubs out there and we are glad you chose to rock with us. To all of the new Authors who published their first book in 2017 we want to say Congrats !!

To all of our Authors who had their books turned into movies last we also want to say Congrats. It is a dream of almost all writers to see their books in movie form and for that we salute you.

Lastly we want to congratulate all of our friends in the Book Business who were recognized for their contribution to the Literary Industry by being nominated or actually won awards in 2017. 21272603_10210514618322331_60055965572243375_n

As The Founder of DJ Gatsby Book Club it is my job to grow our membership and introduce our readers to books from all genres and from Authors all around the world. I am only able to do this with your help and i appreciate all of our members who recommend books to us. Also i want to say thank you to all of the Book Promoters & Authors who promote their books in our DJ Gatsby Book Club, E Book Multilingual & Who’s Who In African American Literature Facebook Group & Fan Pages.

So  on behalf of myself & DJGBC i want to say thank you for your support and we hope that you have a Happy, Blessed & Prosperous 2018.

As always we encourage you to support Authors and continue to Buy, Read & Review Books.

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DJ Gatsby Book Club December 2017 “Books Of The Month”

 This month DJ Gatsby Book Club features 4 books that represent the best of the best for our December 2017 “Books Of The Month”. They have amazing reviews and we wanted to feature them as a tribute to the readers and the reviewers of DJGBC.  We also want to say that 2017 has been  a great year for DJGBC and our membership has reached record numbers in 2017. We want to thank all of the Authors, Publishers & Book Promoters for deciding to promote on Facebook and share their books in our “DJ Gatsby Book Club” group as well as our sister Facebook groups “EBook Multilingual” and “Who’s Who In African American Literature”. As always we encourage all of our members to Buy, Read & Review all of the books featured by DJGBC.

My Baby Is a West Coast King

51xfDWCSCYL._SY346_Laine Loren is an aspiring model, hoping to somehow make it out of South Side, Chicago, and away from her numbers in 2017predator uncle and cheating boyfriend Tarik. When she gets the chance to move away to Los Angeles, she hops on it and doesn’t look back. Laine’s plans to focus only on her career and nothing else, are suddenly thrown to the wind when she meets the dangerous and unbalanced Mischief.

Mischief, a music producing banger from Compton, only cares about three things; music, his money, and his brothers. Having to be raised by his aunt, because he was born to unfit parents, he’s callous, rude, frank, and downright out of his mind. Upon meeting Laine, Mischief finds himself interested in the tough beauty, while trying to still maintain the life he has lived from day one.

With secrets, lies, and betrayal laced through each page, this budding love story between the Chicago beauty and the Compton terrorizer is sure to keep you on your toes.

A Malice Love 3

51aMVHED5AL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_In this bone chilling and blood spilling finale, you see that people will do anything to keep their secrets safe and their livelihoods protected. Who knew that one attempted suicide would cause so many problems, is what Kason thought when all his secrets started rearing their ugly heads. When his secrets come out, he does the one thing that he thought that he would never do, which is commit a murder, and try to cover it up. When the one person he thought would never turn his back on him, does just that, his life takes a wild turn no one would ever forget. All of Malice’s secrets are on display for his wife and the world to see, but that is not stopping him from trying to work on his marriage. Realizing that his wife is not budging, he finds a new friend, but will she live up to Kam’s potential, or will Malice realize that he has more fight in him to get his wife back? Kam woke up with her life playing out on TV as if she was a movie star. After she is released from the hospital, she tries to steer clear of her husband, but he is making that impossible by popping up everywhere and stalking her on social media. When she notices that Phoenix may have a new girlfriend, feelings that she thought were gone came rushing back at once. Will Kam still go through with the divorce, or will she realize that true love is worth fighting for?

Salvation II: Saved By A Savage

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In the second installment of SALVATION, Teka has given up on ever hearing from Moses again. Moses only priority is his health and getting his life together. He’s starting to feel as his reign in the streets is coming to an end while Teka is just warming up to becoming a business mogul.
Somehow someway, the two stumble across paths once again but this time…he doesn’t let her run.
In Salvation II, get a new feel for Teka and understand Moses a little better.
This is the second book in this series and it ends on a cliff hanger.

I Deserve Your Love 3: Good Girls Love Bad Boys

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In the last installment of I Deserve You Love, the family is in total dismay when Mawmaw is shot and Kelly is kidnapped. Nothing will make them more happy than seeing Brandon and Scar’s heads on a platter but when the two go underground and other problems arise, will they get the revenge that they desire. Major is doing everything he can to make things up to Nae while still trying to sort things out with Nina but she has some secrets and problems of her own. Nina’s plan to get Major back in her arms comes to a crashing halt when she gets her own blast from the past. Will Major make the right decision or will he fall into her web of deceit? Charm is determined to find Kelly and make Brandon pay for everything he’s put her through, the only thing standing in his way is his roommates. Will Charm be able to escape their lustful hold? Bishop and Nicole are trying to get things together after everything that happened, on top of Bishop wanting another baby. Will they be able to withstand the constant drama and receive all of the love they deserve?
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The WBMG Radio Show with DJ Gatsby

DJ Gatsby a/k/a The Voice Of Urban Lit is back with his WBMG Radio Show Da Spotlight. This week he has Author Haikeem Stokes on the show. Haikeem is making his first appearance on the show and we are excited to have him in  “Da Spotlight”.

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This South Philly native is the eldest of three brothers and three sisters, who first fell in love with writing in the fifth grade. He produced several short stories and also illustrated and penned a series of comic strips. By late junior high he used those creative-writing skills to transform short stories into rhymes. While in high school the rhyming evolved into poetry. He has taken his passion for word play, literary arts and finally cultivated it into realizing the dream of writing.

Jeff “Gatsby” Wilson of The WB Media Group joins Copa Style Magazine as one of their New York Entertainment Correspondents.

Jeff Gatsby Wilson @djgatsbyx President & Founder of The WB Media Group & WBMG Publishing has just joined the  Staff at Washington, DC based Copa Style Magazine @CopaStyleMag as one of their New York Entertainment Correspondents

21272603_10210514618322331_60055965572243375_nDJ Gatsby as he is affectionately known is a celebrated Blogger, Freelance Journalist, Public Access TV Producer, TV & Radio  Talk Show Host who is well known as the founder of DJ Gatsby Book Club and The WB Media Group.  He has spent over five years meeting, interviewing and getting to know hundreds of people in The Book, Fashion, Music & Entertainment Industry.

After moving to Southern Maryland from New York in 2010, he started DJ Gatsby Book Club and went on to have their first annual “Urban Literary Awards” presentations in 2012. Also in 2012, he obtained his Television Production certification from the College Of Southern Maryland and became a Public Access Television Producer. Later on that year, he went on to produce and host ”The Talk Show With DJ Gatsby,” becoming the first graduate from the “Digital Media Certification” program to do so. “The Talk Show” aired on the Comcast & Verizon Public Access Cable TV Channels in Charles County, Maryland from 2013 to 2015.
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In 2013, he started the WB Media Group, which brought all of his ventures under one umbrella. WBMG became not just an advertising and marketing company, they formed The WBMG Publishing Company, became The Executive Producers for “The Talk Show with DJ Gatsby” along with becoming manager and booking agent for ”DJ Gatsby” managing his On Line Radio Show & his Professional Disc Jockey career.

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