News about the Book The Girl Who Fell from the Sky
and a nod to the Mixed Remixed Festival!
Yes, I'm excited!
How cool is that?
at an idyllic writing retreat!
celebrating the college's First Year Read!
an interview with Lisa Nicole Bell!
and its moving up the bestseller list!
a great reminder of an amazing day.
of The Girl Who Fell From the Sky and especially Brick.
In memory of a great woman.
My first New York Times essay piece.
An animation from a high school class.
My "literary mother."
A lesson to learn.
It's easy to enter to win!
Because I know you want to know.
Miss Lala is on everyone's mind.
Questions from the Audience hosted by my man, Dave Stout!
My interview with PCC Multicultural Center Student Leaders.
My interview with PCC ESOL students.
The passage I could never read in public.
A wonderful staged reading by a talented troupe.
A wonderful hour-long presentation with a staged reading.
Get your FREE copy of this special edition.
Join the community-wide discussion of The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.
I'll be on the road again.
A funny night captured on audio.
A very wonderful experience.
A fun visit.
A talk on writing.
A panel with the wonderful Michele Young-Stone.
I get to talk about fulfilling a dream.
and so am I.
Even if it's not new news.
A wonderful audience and energizing evening.
A great evening with Danzy Senna and host Barbara DeMarco-Barrett.
Wolf Blitzer, talking "black", colorism and a hair straightening confession.
I hope you read these wonderful books.
Kathryn Stockett Loves The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.
A special evening of words and music hosted by PEN Center USA.
A special panel discussion on race.
Portland picks The Girl Who Fell From the Sky for city-wide read!
Algonquin is giving away 20 copies this week!
Terry McMillan and Me!
Huzzah: NYT Gives a Shout-Out to the Mixed Roots Festival.
A great radio interview including a short reading.
The Girl Who Fell From the Sky will be translated into French!
Kansas City: Stay tuned June 24 for the interview!
I'm giddy about this interview!
A book brunch and talk in Utah!
A special interview on NPR's Tell Me More.
North Carolina: Set Your DVRs!
Two special visits in one day.
My lovely and talented editor, Kathy Pories, explains.
A video and magazine story.
A video complete with interviews with the students.
A lovely poem.
A special interview on Bibliocracy.
A special staged reading and Q & A-Part 2.
A special staged reading and Q & A.
Look, I'm on PBS . . . still!
Look, I'm on PBS!
When I think about my roots, I think about ...
The Mixed Roots-ers show off their talent for Poets & Writers.
A very "hyggeligt" Saturday morning.
I think I hit the big time!
Thank you Jim Ruland.
thank you Jeff Renard Allen and the lovely folks who attended.
I had a great time with some folks from the Jersey Shore.
I talk with the wonderful Caroline Leavitt about writing, stuck-ness and healing!
I join a line-up of heavy-hitters!
What could be better than tea, cookies, and lots of book lovers?
Thank you so much to the good folks at Costco.
An unforgettable couple of days.