To celebrate the release of The Lost Treasures of R&B, Okayplayer hosted an exclusive streaming mixtape created by Nelson George!
Watch the book trailer for acclaimed author Nelson George’s new novel, The Lost Treasures of R&B!
We’re thrilled for author Sterling Watson! Click to read the full review.
Starve the Vulture author Jason Carney recently talked to the Huffington Post about his new memoir, redemption, and breaking free from an abusive cycle. Click for more.
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You Have to Fucking Eat, the sequel to the #1 New York Times best-selling classic Go the Fuck to Sleep, is in stores now!
Emmy winner Bryan Cranston follows in Samuel L. Jackson’s footsteps as he narrates the sequel to the #1 New York Times best seller Go the Fuck to Sleep!
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