Adult Nonfiction

The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture & Style by Nelson George

William Morrow,March 25, 2014,Hardcover An authoritative history of the groundbreaking syndicated television show that has become an icon of American pop culture, from acclaimed author and filmmaker Nelson George, “the most accomplished black music critic of his generation” (Washington Post…

Essence Magazine’s Book Features for January 2014

Essence Magazine’s book selections for January 2014, including “Patrik’s Picks,” “A Writer to Watch,” “10 Ways to Gain Financial Freedom,” and “Redefining Realness”: St. Martin’s Griffin, 1/28/2014, Kindle Edition St. Martin’s Griffin, 1/28/2014, Paperback Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of…

Essence Magazine’s Book Choices for December 2013

Essence Magazine’s book selections for December 2013, including “Patrik’s Picks” and “Raising Smart Girls”: Viking Adult, 9/17/2013, Kindle Edition Who Asked You? by Terry McMillan With her wise, wry, and poignant novels of families and friendships, Terry McMillan has touched…