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  • Mo’ne Davis, Little League Pitching Phenom, Garners Book Deal

    Nov 21, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments

    *Mo’ne Davis who pitched a shutout game in the Little League World Series this past summer might be only 13, but she’s garnered a book deal. She’s the first female to ever pitch a shutout game in the Little League World Series, and now she’s adding a children’s book, “Mo’ne Davis: Remember My Name” to her […]

  • Mike Tyson Banned from UK Due to 1992 Rape Conviction

    Dec 10, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Former boxing champion Mike Tyson has been forced to cancel a number of press events in London after U.K. immigration officials banned him from entering the country due to his 1992 rape conviction. The new Broadway star was due to promote his autobiography Undisputed Truth in the city this week, but a change in British […]

  • Gabby Douglas Memoir Coming in December

    Sep 6, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Gabby Douglas is bringing her life story to the pages of an “inspirational memoir” for a HarperCollins imprint, the gold medal gymnast announced this morning. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] “Grace, Gold and Glory, My Leap of Faith,’’ due in December, will detail her journey to gold in the London Olympics. There will be many […]

  • Cissy Houston Confirms Deal for Whitney Houston Book

    Jun 5, 12 by EURpublisher02 15 Comments

    *Ending months of speculation, Cissy Houston has officially announced she is penning a book about her late superstar daughter, Whitney Houston. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The Houston family matriarch signed a deal with HarperCollins, which promises the “unabridged and unbelievable story” of the talented and troubled singer, whose once-soaring career stumbled while she grappled […]

  • Alice Walker Finally Agrees to ‘E-Book’ her Novels

    Sep 20, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Alice Walker’s “The Color Purple,” a Pulitzer Prize winner in 1983 and still a widely taught and talked about novel, is finally coming out as an e-book, as are most of her other work. But not through a traditional publisher, according to the Associated Press. Open Road Integrated Media, the digital company co-founded two years […]

  • T.I. is Out of Jail and Signs TV and Book Deal

    Sep 1, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments

    *OK, so apparently the rumor about the rumor was actually a rumor. You know, the one about T.I. not being released on Wednesday when it was announced on Tuesday that he would be. Well T.I.  was indeed released from federal prison Wednesday, one month earlier than scheduled and he’s already on the working path. He […]