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Nichelle Gainer is the author of Vintage Black Glamour (September 2014, Rocket 88 Books), a coffee table book highlighting glamorous, inspiring groundbreaking women of the 20th century. Nichelle blogs beauty, fashion and lifestyle at 55 Secret Street, health, fitness and wellness at Revenge of the Curves, and books, cultural history and the arts at Anovelista.com. She has written for magazines including GQ, InStyle and Glamour and has been featured in The Washington Post, Essence.com , NBC New York and NPR.


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Nichelle Gainer I am back to work on the novel I started before I began Vintage Black Glamour. I am also doing a bit of preliminary work on the men's edition of…moreI am back to work on the novel I started before I began Vintage Black Glamour. I am also doing a bit of preliminary work on the men's edition of Vintage Black Glamour. (less)
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The Ikettes - Venetta Fields, Robbie Montgomery and Jessie Smith in New York City circa 1965. The women would later leave Ike Turner and become “The Mirettes.” Yes, that is Ms. Robbie from “Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s” in the middle. Photo by James Kriegsmann/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images.

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Nichelle Gainer Thanks Jenna! I can't wait to get into Goodreads more. And yes, Alexander Chee is great!


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Jenna Thanks for connecting with me on Goodreads, Nichelle! Your coffee table book sounds fascinating. P.S. I love Alexander Chee's writing too!


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