Tag Archives: memoir

  • Ex-Sharpton Associate Writes Open Letter Criticizing Cash Money Book Deal

    Jul 25, 13 by PJ Leave a comment

    *Rev. Al Sharpton signed a book deal under the Cash Money imprint last month and has faced criticism including an unfavorable letter from a former associate. His book “The Rejected Stone” follows Sharpton’s transition from personal evolution to New York street activist to political candidate, civil rights spokesman and television host. His choice to go […]

  • ‘GMA’ Anchor Robin Roberts to Publish Memoir

    May 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *”Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts will publish a memoir in 2014 with Grand Central, the publisher announced Wednesday. The book, which is not yet titled, will include Roberts’ story of her battle with MDS. “I am humbled that many have an interest, and draw strength from my ongoing journey,” Roberts said. “I’m grateful for […]

  • Condoleezza Rice Signs a Three-Book Deal

    Mar 20, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Oh boy! We might get a dose of secrets (or not) from former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice because she just signed a three-book deal with Crown Publishers. And guess what’s first? A memoir of her times under the Bush administration. “Rice will combine candid narrative and acute analysis to tell the story of her […]

  • Jesse Jackson Jr. Penning Book to ‘Clear Up His Legacy’

    Feb 27, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Disgraced former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., who pleaded guilty last week to misusing $750,000-plus in campaign money, is writing a memoir in an effort to “clear up his legacy,” two sources familiar with the project told the Chicago Tribune. Jackson, 47, will be sentenced June 28 after a seven-year spree in which he used the […]

  • Faith Evans on the Time She Caught Lil Kim in her Bed with Biggie (Watch)

    Jan 24, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 13 Comments

    *Wendy Williams acted as a guide and maybe even a therapist on her show recently with guest Faith Evans. The pair took a gripping trip down memory lane when the talk show diva herself asked about the time when Faith caught her late husband B.I.G. in bed with Lil Kim. “My faithfuls in here that […]

  • 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 […]