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Justice pon di Road

...Justice feels special all the time but he feels even more special in Jamaica. From the moment he steps off the airplane, everyone greets him with a warm Jamaican smile…

Justice pon di Road is a children’s picture book about a toddler and his mother experiencing the sights, sounds and tastes of island culture through the kindness of strangers on a morning walk. Inspired by our trips to Jamaica, the book includes a glossary of patois words, facts about Jamaica and a map of the island.

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For Black Writers…A Personal Account of How to Write, Publish & Market Your First Book

One of the most common questions I heard while promoting Nappy was “How did you find a publisher for your book?” I decided to answer it (and more!) with For Black Writers… Based on a workshop for aspiring writers, the book shares in great detail how I found a publisher and promoted my first book. Includes the original query letter and book synopsis, promotional flyer, press releases, list of literary agents, publishers, distribution companies, trade publications, online resources and more. Currently Out of Print

for black writers book

Nappy: Growing up Black & Female in America

What started out as a personal essay for Essence magazine about why I decided to go to natural hair morphed into a journey of self-discovery. Thank goodness for small independent Black-owned publishers. Nappy might not have been published if it were not for Harlem River Press.

 

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