My book club friends, My old boss, friend, and author of A Passel of Hate and A Passel of Trouble Joe Epley will be at Dilworth Neighborhood Grille in Charlotte Tuesday, Jan. 10 from 6-8ish p.m. and you’re invited to meet him! We’ll have tables reserved for a drop-in evening of fun and fellowship. Joe willContinue reading “Meet the Author Event”
Twenty years ago I read Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man and it changed me. It opened my innocent eyes to a world where a man lived every day and never felt seen. We never learn this man’s name. We simply know he’s black and poor. To himself, and the world around him, he’s nobody. Yet, he’s always beenContinue reading “Arden Reviews: Nobody by Marc Lamont Hill”
I started my annual Holiday Gift Giving series during my Monday, Nov. 7 segment on WBTV. Please check out the clip and then follow the links to purchase these beautiful coffee table books. Angels In Our Midst by Anne Neilson Absolutely Beautiful Things by Anna Spiro Island Style by India Hicks
Panther’s Rising by Scott Fowler Nobody by Marc Lamont Hill The Ripper Gene by Michael Ransom Thank you to Arden’s Book Club supporters for recommending these books! Would you like to see a book on WBTV? Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn how!
A month or so ago, a friend of mine introduced me to an author friend of hers via the books Straight Up With a Twist. Y’all know I love a good book recommendation. This one in particular piqued my interest because it included a Seventeen magazine-like quiz right smack in the middle of the book. Yay!Continue reading “Arden Interviews Mary Giuseffi, author of Straight Up with a Twist”
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After a month away from TV, I finally made it back just in time to introduce Mark Davenport to Arden’s Book Club. Insider secret: I love being on air with someone who’s never met me. He or she will kindly begin to explain the process. I’ll smile and say, “Or, you could let me leadContinue reading “WBTV Segment: August 22, 2016”
I created a kickstart crowdsourcing campaign to ask you, my readers, to help Arden’s Book Club to expand to reach more readers. Giving to the campaign will enable me to purchase more books, contact more authors, and attend book festivals (which tends to lead to even more book and author contact). Many have asked why I buyContinue reading “Support Arden’s Book Club (Kickstart Link)”
I’ll begin this review with a disclaimer: I am not married. I have never been married. This little tidbit about myself matters because I’m reviewing a book tailored almost exclusively to married folks; especially those in their first year of marriage. So, if you’re not married either, then you may wanna forward this post toContinue reading “Arden Reviews: Let The Marriage Begin!”
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