August 15, 2017

18 Historical Nonfiction Books That Exemplify the Power of Protest and Resistance

Protest is not always big and audacious; it can be small acts of courage and resistance. During slavery, many of the enslaved didn’t have the fearlessness […]
August 15, 2017

What’s Your Story?: Kenneth Harris

What’s Your Story?: Kenneth Harris “What’s Your Story?” is a new, guest post feature on BCBA web. Authors-traditional and self-published-are invited to write about their books, […]
July 27, 2017

Our Stories Matter Laps for Literacy 2-Mile Walk Fundraiser

September is National Literacy Month! It’s the perfect time to support your favorite literacy organization or cause. We hope we’re your favorite—or at least one of […]
July 27, 2017

6 Stories Featuring the Moon

What comes to mind when you think of the moon? Does the moon exude mystery, magic, imagination or maybe possibility? Motivational speaker Les Brown once said, […]
July 5, 2017

What’s Your Story?: Lehman Riley

“What’s Your Story?” is a new, guest post feature on BCBA web. Authors-traditional and self-published-are invited to write about their books, writing journey, creative process, inspiration, […]
June 20, 2017

July/August 2017 New Releases

It All Comes Down to This – Karen English  Clarion Books (July 11, 2017) It’s 1965, Los Angeles. All twelve-year-old Sophie wants to do is write […]
June 20, 2017

What’s Your Story?: Monique T. Joseph

“What’s Your Story?” is a new, guest post feature on BCBA web. Authors-traditional and self-published-are invited to write about their books, writing journey, creative process, inspiration, […]
June 5, 2017

Juneteenth Book Giveaway!

BCBA web was launched on June 19, 2015—Juneteenth Day. To celebrate the two-year anniversary of our website, we are giving away two copies of the beautiful […]
June 5, 2017

What’s Your Story?: Sandra Campbell-Notice

“What’s Your Story?” is a new, guest post feature on BCBA web. Authors-traditional and self-published-are invited to write about their books, writing journey, creative process, inspiration, […]
May 30, 2017

Six Books About Juneteenth!

On June 19, 1865, the slaves in Galveston, Texas received news from the Union Army: the Civil War was over, and, most importantly, they were free. […]
May 30, 2017

18 Books for National Caribbean-American Heritage Month

In 2006, President George Bush signed a proclamation to establish June as National Caribbean-American Heritage Month. The purpose of the month is “to ensure that America […]
May 30, 2017

June 2017 New Releases

Willow Born – Shanna Reed Miles  Rochelle and Reed Publishing, LLC (June 1, 2017) Years ago, witch hunters came to Carolina and devoured the Willows. Sixteen-year-old Collette, […]