Year of Yes

  Year of Yes How to Dance It Out, Stand in the Sun and Be Your Own Person by Shonda Rhimes Simon & Schuster Hardcover, $24.99 352 pages, ISBN: 978-1-4767-7709-2 Book Review by Kam Williams “In this poignant, hilarious and deeply intimate call to arms, Hollywood’s most powerful woman, the mega-talented creator of Grey’s Anatomy […]

A Bold Perspective: Courage & Empowerment to Take on Life’s Adversities

  A Bold Perspective: Courage & Empowerment to Take on Life’s Adversities by Tina Marie and Rashon D. Fuller Zero Gravity Publishing    Paperback, $18.00 262 pages ISBN: 978-0-9963425-0-6 Book Review by Kam Williams “At the onset of tragedy, I made myself a promise. If God allowed me my footing and gave me the strength […]

Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life

Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life Edited by A. Alyce Claerbaut and David Schlesinger   News Hook: An exploration of the life, work, and legacy of the jazz legend Billy Strayhorn, published to commemorate the centennial of his birth.   Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life celebrates the life of late jazz legend Billy Strayhorn, who is perhaps best […]

The Complete Beatles Songs

The Complete Beatles Songs

Time to Get Tough – Make America Great Again

  Time to Get Tough Make America Great Again by Donald Trump Regnery Publishing Paperback, $16.99 240 pages ISBN: 978-1-62157-495-8 Book Review by Kam Williams “I wrote this book because the country I love is a total economic disaster right now… Every day in business, I see America getting ripped off and abused. We have […]

Firefight ~The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York’s Bravest

  Firefight The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York’s Bravest by Ginger Adams Otis Palgrave Macmillan / St. Martin’s Press Hardcover, $28.00 288 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-137-28001-5 Book Review by Kam Williams “In 1919, when Wesley Williams became a New York City firefighter, he stepped into a world that was 100% white… Nearly a century […]

Who is your favorite James Bond?

    Who is your favorite James Bond?  This new book provides the comprehensive guide to every 007 – along with the girls, gadgets and more   With the 24th James Bond movie, SPECTRE, opening this fall, the debate continues – who is your favorite Bond?  Sean Connery or Daniel Craig?  Roger Moore or Pierce Brosnan? Or Timothy […]

Dreams Are Made for Children

Dreams Are Made for Children Classic Jazz Lullabies Compiled by Misja Fitzgerald Michel Illustrated by Ilya Green with a CD featuring a dozen songs performed by Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra and others The Secret Mountain Hardcover, $16.95 36 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-937269-50-0 Book/CD Review by Kam Williams “Sometimes, a little […]

Felon-Attorney

  Felon-Attorney by TheArthur Duncan II, Esquire Mascot Books Paperback, $19.95 244 pages ISBN: 978-1-63177-187-3 Book Review by Kam Williams “From hustling crack on a corner to practicing law in a courtroom… this is my story! I am living proof that despite your past, your dreams can still come true… My story begins as I […]

Florynce "Flo" Kennedy ~ The Life of a Black Feminist Radical

  Florynce “Flo” Kennedy The Life of a Black Feminist Radical by Sherie M. Randolph University of North Carolina Press Hardcover, $30.00 328 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-4696-2391-7 Book Review by Kam Williams “I first came upon [Flo] Kennedy when I was sitting on my sofa, flipping through TV channels, and old footage flashed across the […]