Tag: books

8 Habits of the Heart author Clifton Taulbert moves his audience

8 Habits of the Heart author Clifton Taulbert moves his audience

| February 23, 2014

Being Black History Month and heart month, it was altogether apropos for the University of Saint Francis to present the renowned author Clifton Taulbert.

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Photo: M. Francis Patterson book signing

Photo: M. Francis Patterson book signing

| February 5, 2014

Local author m. francis patterson signs a copy of his first collection of short stories entitled “A Scandal And Other Things” at Community Care Pharmacy.

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Pulitzer nominee Clifton L. Taulbert to speak at USF

Pulitzer nominee Clifton L. Taulbert to speak at USF

| February 1, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Clifton L. Taulbert, a Pulitzer-nominated writer and filmmaker, is scheduled to speak at the University of Saint Francis on Feb. 11.

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Spotlight on Benita Browning of the Pontiac Branch Library

Spotlight on Benita Browning of the Pontiac Branch Library

| December 4, 2013

UP CLOSE WITH JEANIE Whatz up, babies? You know how I’m always talking about I hope that all of you are still taking the time to bring yourselves, as well as, others some joy, beauty, happiness, love and some form of peace of mind on a daily basis? Of course you do!  But, in this […]

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Book review: His Third Wife

Book review: His Third Wife

| November 22, 2013

Absolutely nobody can stop you. Oh, no. You’re too determined to be deterred from what you want. You’ve got plans, you’ve got might, and you’ve got the guts to make it all happen. If there’s somebody in your way, watch out! You’ll run them right over.

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Book review: Serafina’s Promise

Book review: Serafina’s Promise

| October 25, 2013

By Terri Schlichenmeyer The Bookworm Sez  You’ve got a dream. Every kid does, but yours is special.  You want to be a football player someday, or a star onstage. Maybe your dream is to visit Europe, drive a hot car, be an astronaut, buy your own house, ride a horse, write a book, or help […]

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Book review: ‘The Rejected Stone’ by Reverend Al Sharpton

Book review: ‘The Rejected Stone’ by Reverend Al Sharpton

| October 18, 2013

Every once in awhile—especially when he’s somewhere unexpected—Reverend Al Sharpton looks around, surprised and pleased. He’s been working for social justice and civil rights since he was nine years old, and there are many things he never thought he’d see in his lifetime.

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Nigeria’s Port Harcourt is World Book Capital City 2014

Nigeria’s Port Harcourt is World Book Capital City 2014

| October 4, 2013

(GIN)—A coalition of reading groups represented by the U.N. cultural agency UNESCO have picked Port Harcourt of Nigeria as the World Book Capital City for its efforts to “bring back the book” to the forefront of national discourse. Credit for the award was shared by the Rainbow Book Club (RBC) and other clubs promoting the […]

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