Reading Rainbow’s LeVar Burton Will Guest Host Jeopardy

Reading Rainbow’s LeVar Burton Will Guest Host Jeopardy

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These past few months of guest hosts on Jeopardy have been amazing! With guests like Katie Couric, NFL player, Aaron Rodgers, some former winners like Ken Jennings and current guest host Anderson Cooper, but we’ve got a new recently announced guest host that will make your heart happy. LeVar Burton, actor and former host of the iconic PBS program “Reading Rainbow” will be guest hosting the show this summer from July 26 to July 30.     A fan petition to get Burton to fully take over Alex Trebek’s roll started in November of 2020 after the late host’s passing. There …

Spend Christmas Day With 5 Holiday Romance & Family Authors – 5×5

Spend Christmas Day With 5 Holiday Romance & Family Authors – 5×5

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The Christmas season can be a great time for many but unfortunately isolating for others. This year we are all feeling the isolation. Not going on the trips we had planned, not seeing the family and friends we thought we would. We all need some coziness and warm feelings because, let’s face it, 2020 has not been the greatest year.   via GIPHY So instead of being a grinch this Christmas, let’s get into some romance, warmth and holiday spirit with 5 holiday romance & family writers. First up we have Sara Arden author of A Glorious Christmas. Madelyn Morrison …

L.L. McKinney Talks A Blade So Black Series And Black Fantasy

L.L. McKinney Talks A Blade So Black Series And Black Fantasy

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I had the privilege of speaking with acclaimed Black author L.L. McKinney about her work and what it means to create inclusive, real and tangible characters to help give more of a voice in the fantasy genre to Black writers and writers of color. We talked about her series A Blade So Black, her writing journey and career so far and she gave me just a little a bit of info on the third book in the series, A Crown So Cursed, coming out in 2021. Today, is Nov, 26, the original publishing date of the classic novel, Alice’s Adventures in …