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BOOK CORNER: ‘Kinky Coily’ is a book for black women who love their hair

The natural hair community is filled with video blogs but there are not many books that offer guidance to African-American women embarking on natural hair journeys. In “Kinky Coily: A Natural Hair Resource Guide,” Compton native Pamela Samuels Young provides a guidebook that will empower readers to discover and embrace the true beauty and versatility […]

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BOOK CORNER: Sexting threatens to ruin teen’s life

Fourteen-year-old Graylin Alexander is a model student who finds himself caught in a sexting scandal that threatens to ruin his life. The two defense attorneys hired to defend Graylin, Jenny Ungerman and Angela Evans, instantly butt heads, making them question if they will be able to put their differences aside in order to ensure Graylin […]

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Thousand celebrate literacy at local book fair

SOUTH LOS ANGELES — Literacy is still thriving. Judging by the crowd at the 11th annual Leimert Park Village Book Fair, reading looks like it’s cool again. The all-day book fair, which took place at the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, received a shot in the arm from noted celebrities Kim Coles (“Living Single”), “Entertainment Tonight” […]