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Audio Review: The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir by Jenifer Lewis

Posted February 21, 2018 by @Angelized_1st in Audio, Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Audio Review: The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir by Jenifer Lewis

“I’m just now getting myself together to start living, not just surviving; laughing and not pretending, learning and not running away from my problems. The process is painful.” Actress Jenifer Lewis brings her provocative humor and wit to her memoir, The Mother of Black Hollywood. Lewis takes readers on a journey through her career and reveals the […]

Book Review: FROM COMPTON TO CONGRESS: His Grace For My Race by Walter R. Tucker III and Martha Tucker

Book Review: FROM COMPTON TO CONGRESS: His Grace For My Race by Walter R. Tucker III and Martha Tucker

From Compton to Congress tells the story of how promising lawyer Walter R. Tucker III becomes the youngest African-American from California to be elected to the U. S. Congress. However, despite his meteoric rise in politics, Tucker finds himself caught up in an FBI Sting, which results in him facing shocking criminal charges. Tucker takes the […]

Book Review: Dream Warrior (Dark-Hunter #16) by Sherrilyn Kenyon

Posted February 8, 2018 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Dream Warrior (Dark-Hunter #16) by Sherrilyn Kenyon

“It’s a new world, brother. And we, the downtrodden, are taking it back.” Dream Warrior continues the momentum from the previous book, One Silent Night, and further propels our characters to war. The main character is the Titan, Cratus. He has been cast out of Olympus for defying Zeus’ order to kill a baby thousands of years ago, […]

Book Review: Blood Fury (Black Dagger Legacy #3) by J.R. Ward

Posted January 19, 2018 by @Angelized_1st in Books, Entertainment / 0 Comments
Book Review: Blood Fury (Black Dagger Legacy #3) by J.R. Ward

“Sometimes, nothing made you feel older and more worn out than the happiness of others. And yes, that was uncharitable—but that was why it was good that inner thoughts were things one shared only with oneself.” The characters from J. R. Ward’s Black Dagger Brotherhood series cross over more and more as the Black Dagger Legacy series […]

Book Review: Holiday Temptation by Donna Hill, Farrah Rochon, K.M. Jackson

Book Review: Holiday Temptation by Donna Hill, Farrah Rochon, K.M. Jackson

The December book of the month for Mocha Girls Read was Holiday Temptation by Donna Hill, Farrah Rochon, and K. M. Jackson. This novel features three short love stories set during the Christmas holiday. Though each was different, I found them all to be predictable and the writing deteriorated from the first story to the last. Holiday Temptation did not tempt […]