Bettye Griffin

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Bettye Griffin When I was learning to read (back in the Dark Ages, LOL), there were no black kids in those illustrated Dick and Jane readers, which bothered me. I…moreWhen I was learning to read (back in the Dark Ages, LOL), there were no black kids in those illustrated Dick and Jane readers, which bothered me. I decided I was going to write my own books about people who looked like me. 35 years later, my first book was published!(less)
Bettye Griffin Believe it or not, from a restaurant commercial about meats cooked with alcohol for added flavor (the original working title of A TIME TO HEAL was…moreBelieve it or not, from a restaurant commercial about meats cooked with alcohol for added flavor (the original working title of A TIME TO HEAL was "Spiked Burger"!).(less)
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I was familiar with the story of Oney Judge, the slave in George Washington's household who escaped to New Hampshire and was able to resist the former President's attempts to re-capture her. Now I feel as if I knew her personally. Fabulously written ...more
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I admit that when I saw the cover art my thoughts were that the author must be moving in a different direction. Then I saw a social media post in which the author mentioned that this book’s hero was homeless, and I 1-clicked right away. I was eager t ...more
Copycat by Kimberla Lawson Roby
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"Copycat isn't a bad book, but it isn't a good book either. It was too short and the plot was rushed. Besides her horrible childhood, I wished the book would've went in more details about why Simone felt like she had to be somebody else to be accep..." Read more of this review »
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"this was a short and light read. I felt the storyline was predictable which was why I gave it 3 stars. One of the things I like about Roby is that her writing style engages her readers and keep them interested"
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The Billionaire's Secret Babies by Penny Wylder
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This was a touching story (and even if I knew where it was going, it made it no less touching), with a LOT of sex (although I expected that, knowing the genre), that would have been fine had it ended with the ending. The addition of the epilogue wher ...more
Pay Day by ReShonda Tate Billingsley
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