Friday, January 17, 2014
Book News You Can Use 1/17/14
Relax in Paradise Juan Gelman.
Congratulations to all of the Edgar Award nominees! Glad to see that The Good Nurse was nominate for best Fact Crime Book!
Nominees for the National Book Critics Circle Awards were also announced this week.
A stamp honoring Ralph Ellison will be released later this year.
Attica Locke will receive her Gaines Award next week.
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King's 85th Birthday, Pearl Cleage talks about meeting him and ways we can truly honor his legacy.
Nakia at ZoraToniMaya has a list of 21 books that she plans to read this year.
There will be a New York festival honoring the work of James Baldwin.
Happy 50th Birthday to our wonderful and beautiful First Lady Michelle Obama!!