The Minnesota Black Authors Expo aim to promote the work of Black authors on October 19, 2019 at De LaSalle High School
“The Minnesota Black Authors Expo was founded by two authors, De’Vonna Pittman and Jasmine Boudah. Their vision is to support authors, promote literacy, and stimulate the income of authors of color. They recognized “other expos didn’t celebrate or cater to Black literature or its readers,” and felt it necessary to create the much-needed space.
This year Rolling Out CEO and publisher Munson Steed will be on board to promote his two new children’s books “Little Professor Skye’s Favorite Things”, and “Atom Smart Rocket Dreams; a space explorer and coloring book.” Steed is a media mogul with a diversified national media company across print, digital, television and social media platforms with the flagship brand, READ MORE
This week in Atlanta Mali Hunter hosted one of her world famous dinners at the studio with J. Prince as guest of honor. At each famous dinner she blesses everyone with her phenomenal mac and cheese along with a lot of tasty entrees. The spirits sponsor was Courvoisier and there were beautiful cocktail waitresses serving the crowd while James Prince did a Q & A moderated by former Ozone publisher Julia Beverly. READ MORE
D’Angelo Russell burst on the scene all the way back in his High School days at Montverde Academy in Montverde, Florida in his sophomore season in 2014 where he helped Montverde win back-to-back High School National Tournament championships. Later that year D’Angelo played in the McDonald’s All-American game and the Jordan Brand Classic as a commit to Ohio State as Rivals.com rated him as a five-star recruit.
After only playing at Ohio State for 1 year D’Angelo declared for the NBA draft and became the 2015 Round 1 #2 Draft Pick to the Los Angeles Lakers and played 1 year and was traded to the Brooklyn Nets.
While the whole world was watching to see what D’Angelo Russell was going to do as he takes on his new home as a Brooklyn Nets player family ties don’t fall far from his tree dreams of becoming a professional basketball player and playing in the NBA.
Please join Attorney/Author Tiffany Simmons for her special Sip & Read from the 1st series of Trap Novels “The Plug’s Lawyer,” and you will be in for a treat! Joining her will be Model/Author Karras Jordan reading excepts from his two books “Mind of a Maniac” and “My Beautiful Ugly Life” Reloaded.
From 5-7pm at Tees & Quotes located 244 Peters Street you can sip on courtesy cocktails from Courvoisier and listen to these two beautiful minds and hear how they actually got their books published. If you have ever wanted to publish a book and didn’t know how to go about getting started I’m sure these two can give you some helpful tips.
Tiffany Simmons is an accomplished attorney who just completed her 4th novel “The Plug’s Lawyer.” She has won every case that’s gone to trial. Simmons is from Michigan and she is a real stand up type of girl/young lady. Come out to meet her and see for yourself.
Karras Jordan has been seen in music videos, and is a three time Cover Model for Zane’s Chronicles books. He is also an aspiring artist and actor. Find out the motivation behind his book titles as well. We hope to see you tomorrow for a couple of hours. Kick of the weekend the right way by Sipping and Reading with us at Tees and Quotes.
Tiffany Simmons is not only an accomplished attorney, besides winning cases she has been busy publishing her 4th novel “The Plug’s Lawyer.” A book based loosely on life as a girl who grew up in Michigan and was familiar with the streets. Yes Simmons book is actually a Trap Book! Was attorney Tiffany Simmons trapping back in the day?
Dorian J was born in Buffalo, New York, to Rhonda Henderson who was a singer then and now is a pastor and author and Stevie Jordan who is known as 4x Grammy Award Winner Hitman Stevie J. With both parents being musically inclined it is no surprise that Dorian J. known to the world as Stevie J’s son would continue in his parents musical endeavors.