Category Archives: Books

  • Devin James Urges Leaders to Acknowledge Systemic Racism & Listen to Voice of Community

    Aug 20, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Ferguson, MO – Despite angry protests and national outcry after the police killing of unarmed Michael Brown, Jr., a year ago Aug. 9, the police shootings of black citizens and ensuing uprisings continue to occur across the country. Diversity expert and author, Devin S. James, warns the tragedies and conflict will continue until government leaders make […]

  • S. Leigh Savidge Announces ‘Welcome To Death Row’ Book Release

    Aug 19, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment


    *Los Angeles, CA—S. Leigh Savidge, screenwriter and co-executive producer of Universal Studios’ hit film “Straight Outta Compton” announced the publication of “Welcome To Death Row: The Uncensored History of the Rise & Fall of Death Row Records in the Words of Those Who Were There.” (Available now on Amazon and Barnes & Noble) The book depicts the […]

  • Flex Alexander Talks New Graphic Novel, ‘Flex & Shanice’ and Bankruptcy

    Aug 18, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *With a green light for the second season of his reality show “Flex & Shanice” on OWN and a couple of upcoming projects, Flex Alexander is bouncing back in a big way after facing hard times. The actor, who enjoyed good times in the 1990s and early 2000s as the star of the sitcom “One […]

  • David Oyelowo to Play James Bond – on Audiobook

    Aug 13, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *David Oyelowo will at last get to retain his native British accent on a project. The English star of “Selma” has been tapped to read the James Bond character in the audiobook version of “Trigger Mortis,” which was written by Anthony Horowitz and commissioned by the Ian Fleming estate, the Guardian reported Thursday. Oyelowo will play […]

  • James McBride’s Next Book: ‘Searching for the Real James Brown’

    Aug 13, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *National Book Award winner James McBride is turning his attention to the Godfather of Soul for his next project. The author of “The Good Lord Bird” has a deal with Spiegel & Grau for a book about the late James Brown. “Kill ‘Em and Leave: Searching for the Real James Brown” is tentatively scheduled for […]

  • Beverly Johnson Speaks on Former Coffee, Cocaine & Champagne Diet

    Aug 13, 15 by Qwest7 3 Comments


    *Beverly Johnson‘s time in the modeling world is legendary, with being the first African-American face on the cover of American Vogue in 1974. While her professional life was full of success, Johnson’s personal life often crossed over into her career via a drug addiction and a strict diet that nearly killed her. Johnson’s struggles and […]