Category Archives: Books

  • TAYO Fatunla’s 2014: The Year that was #8: Chimamanda Ngozie Adiche

    Jan 1, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Chimamanda Ngozie Adiche is the most successful female Nigerian writer with several awards and accolades. Her novel, Half of a Yellow Sun published in 2006 it tells the story of the  Biafran War through the perspective of the characters Olanna, Ugwu, and Richard. The movie adaptation of the same title was directed by Biyi Bandele and although released in […]

  • Journalists Pen Book on Celebrity Relationship Issues

    Dec 28, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Los Angeles — In “Real Divas: Living & Loving Out Loud,” black female celebrities talk about finding and/or maintaining love while living a public life. Editor-In-Chief and Publisher Cynthia Horner teams with Author and Publisher Darryl James to ask the difficult questions of black women who face certain challenges while pursuing their love lives under […]

  • Maya Angelou Leaves ‘Personal Tangible Property’ to Valerie Simpson, George Faison and Others

    Dec 28, 14 by Qwest7 5 Comments

    *Songwriter Valerie Simpson, Tony-award winning dancer and producer George Faison and Harlem, NY Firehouse Theater founder Tedao Schnugg where highly thought of by Maya Angelou. So much so that the late poet and author left them gifts in her will. According to the New York Daily News, Angelou left unspecified “personal tangible property” to six […]

  • Lenny Kravitz Makes Mark in a New Arena of Arts with ‘Flash’ Book

    Dec 25, 14 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *With his new book “Flash,” rock singer  Lenny Kravitz makes his mark in a new arena of the creative arts. During his childhood, Kravitz was enthralled by cameras, playing with them like toys instead of taking photographs. In recent years photographer friends taught him the fundamentals of photography by using a Leica. Intrigued by the possibilities, Kravitz […]

  • EUR Book Review: ‘The Life of Aretha Franklin: Respect’

    Dec 23, 14 by Larry Buford 2 Comments

    *Sometimes when I write a book review I’ll take the shortcut and scan through it to compile just enough to whet the reader’s appetite to buy the book. But most times I’ll read through the whole thing before putting pen to paper. This was one of those times. The new book ‘The Life of Aretha […]

  • Kevin Hart on Sony Emails: ‘I’m a Talent, I Don’t Control that World’

    Dec 19, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments

    *Comedic superstar Kevin Hart wants to stay out of the drama. He told HipHollywood the Sony emails hack has nothing to do with him, and he wants it to stay that way. “At the end of the of day I’m a talent, and as a talent I do what I’m supposed to do which is put […]