I'm A Pretty Little Black Girl!

A Celebration of Self-Appreciation


How did you get TARGET to put your books in their stores? People often ask me that question with a curious surprise in their tone of voice.  Then they go on to add,” That is HUGE!!” My answer is always, simple, “Belief and determination”. And yes, any new unpublished author starting their own publishing company with the first book to get Target as their first client IS huge, indeed. But, beyond that, the most wonderful aspect of the...

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WATCH:  Sam Jackson, Vin Diesel and many more Celebrities on the #Bbrilliant video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2FbBRv51STc   For Book PreOrders visit: www.DreamIam.com (Los Angeles, California – June 6, 2016) There’s an oft repeated African proverb which so profoundly states that it takes a village to raise a child. In some way, it can be said that we are all composites of contributions from various...

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Summer is a great time to get that good book, a big hat and a cool glass of lemonade to take a little sweet time for yourself.  So, what are you reading? Will it be adventure, romance, Sci-fi or a great nonfiction title?   When kids see us reading, they will read too. Get a great line up of books for yourself, and a great set of books for your child.  Reading teaches us to visualize our own ideas and worlds straight from the pages....

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Yes, I admit it. I suck at being a blog writer. Why??  Because I’ve succeeded with a lot of hard work at being a published one!  And a film writer, a novelist, a songwriter and proud to say, a decently successful entrepreneur on the way to being an even better one! Can we count the ways to social media, these days?? I’ll wait while you start the count………. Blogging for me is like…trying to row a boat...

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Mia is here! Yes, oh yes! As the historic first book-based Black doll for a contemporary lead book character starring in her own story, MIA as distributed by MADAME ALEXANDER DOLLS, INC will debut on July 10th to great and happy book followers of I’M A PRETTY LITTLE BLACK GIRL! books! How amazing, that in less than a year on the shelves of TARGET and BARNES AND NOBLE, and after hitting #1 number one on the top of Amazon’s...

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    Lots of great things are on board for I’m A Pretty Little Black Girl! and The I’m A Girl Collection! Our books have lots more GLITTER on the cover and  the companion I’m A Pretty Little Black Girl! Tee Shirts are available on Amazon  here:  http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=bl_sr_apparel?ie=UTF8&field-brandtextbin=The+I%27m+A+Girl+Collec.&node=7141123011 We have limited quantities of Tee shirts for...

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YES! on Amazon! The tee shirts are here and ready for you. Amazon, the world’s best known site for online shopping is happily presenting THE I’M A GIRL COLLECTION tee shirts. The first offering in the collection of tee shirts is I’M A PRETTY LITTLE BLACK GIRL! to pair up with the book title, also available on Amazon. So many people have requested the tee shirts for so long, that we are happy to finally offer the tee...

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Everyone is SOOOOOO excited about the companion tee shirts for the I’M A PRETTY LITTLE BLACK GIRL! book.  And guess what? THEY ARE COMING SOON!  Yes, the tee shirts for girls and adults are on the way — finally, right??! So many people — Moms, Dads, Grandmas, aunties, uncles, cousins and everyone who has or was a little Black girl has been requesting the tee shirts since the idea was first introduced. Now, just in...

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What if the earth only had one kind of tree?  Or one kind of flower, bird, dog, cat or fish?   How boring and mundane that would be!  Particularly considering the vast beauty that the earth offers us everywhere, EVERYWHERE we look.  The next time you walk in the park, count as many different trees and flowers that you see — believe me, you will never see the park the same again because you will marvel at the differences that all...

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The I’M A PRETTY LITTLE BLACK GIRL! books just got a bit prettier, so to speak! Just in time for the holidays that come with shiny ornaments and silver bells – our book cover has bling’d it up to give our girls the glitter-fun they deserve! With the original shiny title, we have added a shiny border with glitzy new shiny hearts all around the book character “Mia” – and it sure makes her look like she enjoys the shine! Getting glitter...

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What a wonderful 8 months it has been for I’M A PRETTY LITTLE BLACK GIRL! And to top it all off, TARGET has just expanded the books in their retail stores — and now the books will be available in more than double the number of TARGET retail stores across the nation! This is the kind of blessing that creates more blessings. Being a faith based person, I believe that love multiplies love. When I created this first book, I...

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