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, […]
May 17, 2017

What’s Your Story?: Anna Nyakana

“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 17, 2017

Big List of Books for Summer Reading

The school year is coming to an end, and that means it’s time to start culling books for summer reading. Reading is an excellent pastime activity […]
May 3, 2017

What’s Your Story?: Robert Liu-Trujillo

“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, […]
April 27, 2017

May 2017 New Book Releases

The Three Billy Goats Gruff – Jerry Pinkney Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (May 9, 2017) When the three billy goats Gruff are hungry, they […]
April 18, 2017

What’s Your Story?: Kamichi Jackson

“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, […]