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  • 01:06

    Bestselling Authors Victoria Christopher Murray & ReShonda Tate Billingsley

    in Books

     


    National Bestselling Authors, Victoria Christopher Murray& ReShonda Tate Billingsley returns to The Certain Ones Talk Show. Between them, National Bestselling authors, ReShonda Tate Billingsley & Victoria Christopher Murray have more than two million books in print. The dynamic duo decided to combine their respective talents in a highly popular series, in addition to their successful solo careers. S Victoria, a former successful entrepreneur, also holds an MBA from New York University. ReShonda is a former TV journalist and marketing professional with over 20 years of experience.


    ReShonda Tate Billingsley  www.reshondatatebillingsley.com


  • 00:20

    Author of What’s Done in the Dark: ReShonda Tate Billingsley

    in Spirituality

    .ReShonda Tate Billingsley’s #1 national bestselling novels include Let the Church Say Amen, I Know I’ve Been Changed, and Say Amen, Again, winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work.Her collaboration with Victoria Christopher Murray has produced three hit novels, Sinners & Saints, Friends & Foes, and Fortune & Fame....inducted into the Arkansas Black Hall of Fame.

  • 00:37

    The Perfect Present Authors: Gabrielle Simon, Jackie Lee & Morgan Billingsley

    in Books

    Join me and my special co-host Nyla for a special Christmas Showcase! Meet some extraordinary young authors on The Certain Ones Talk Show!

    The Christmas Present youth authors:
     Gabrielle Simon, Jackie Lee and Morgan Billingsley

    Thursday, December 11th - 6:00pm EST.

    Want to participate in our live audience? Call-in - 917 932-1607 or join us in our chat room at www.BlogTalkRadio.com/TheCerainOnes


     

  • 00:30

    Bestselling author Reshonda Tate Billingsley returns to Conversations LIVE

    in Books

    It's been almost 6 years since bestselling author Reshonda Tate Billingsley stopped by Conversations LIVE. Now she's back with a new book (WHAT'S DONE IN THE DARK), a new publishing venture (Brown Girls Publishing) but the same gift of creating great stories and entertaining readers. She talks with host Cyrus Webb about the journey and what she hopes readers get from the new title

  • 00:44

    Award Winning Authors Victoria Christopher Murray and ReShonda Tate Billingsley

    in Books

    Victoria Christopher Murray always knew she would become an author, even as she was taking an unlikely path to that destination. .Since Temptation, Victoria has written fifteen other adult novels, including: JOY, Grown Folks Business, The Ex Files, The Deal, the Dance and the Devil, her newest novel, Never Say Never and the popular Jasmine Cox Larson Bush series.  In 2012, Victoria joined ReShonda Tate Billingsley to write two collaborations, Sinners and Saints, and Friends and Foes which pits Victoria's Jasmine character against Rachel Adams, a first lady created by ReShonda.


    Reshonda Tate Billingsley a After numerous rejections from publishers, ReShonda stepped out on faith, established her own publishing company, and released her debut novel. It’s a move that paid off. ReShonda’s novel was picked up by megahouse publisher, Simon & Schuster/Pocket Books. They re-released the novel and to date, ReShonda remains one of their top African-American authors.


    Author and business owner Tinnie Garlington has a passion for learning and growing beyond anything that seems to be hindering you. Those things can be fear of rejections, lack of resources, and YOU!!! 


    Garlington & Associates LLC is a boutique consulting firm that specializes in:



    Employee Training
    Process Improvement
    Leadership Training
    Self-Motivation and Empowerment


     


     


     


     


     

  • 00:44

    Victoria Christopher Murray

    in Writing

    Victoria Christopher Murray always knew she would become an author, even as she was taking an unlikely path to that destination. A native of Queens, Victoria first left New York to attend Hampton University where she majored in Communication Disorders. After graduating, Victoria attended New York University where she received her MBA.


    Victoria originally self-published her first novel, Temptation and in 2000, Time Warner published that novel. Temptation made numerous best sellers list and remained on the Essence bestsellers list for nine consecutive months. In 2001, Temptation was nominated for an NAACP Image Award in Outstanding Literature.


    Since Temptation, Victoria has written over twenty adult novels, including: JOY, Grown Folks Business, The Ex Files, and The Deal, the Dance and the Devil, and the popular Jasmine Cox Larson Bush series.  In 2012, Victoria joined ReShonda Tate Billingsley to write collaborations which pits Victoria's Jasmine character against Rachel Adams, a first lady created by ReShonda.


    Victoria has received numerous awards including the Golden Pen Award for Best Inspirational Fiction and the Phyllis Wheatley Trailblazer Award for being a pioneer in African American Fiction.  Since 2007, Victoria has won six African American Literary Awards for best novel, best Christian fiction and Author of the Year - Female.  Her 2014 NAACP Image Award nomination for Never Say Never was her third Image Award nomination.


    Over the years, eight of Victoria's novels have been optioned to become movies and The Deal, the Dance and the Devil is scheduled to begin filming in the Spring of 2015.

  • 00:12

    Authors of THE PERFECT SUMMER stop by #ConversationsLIVE

    in Motivation

    Host Cyrus Webb welcomes authors Jackie Lee and Gabrielle Simone to #ConversationsLIVE to discuss their new book THE PERFECT SUMMER (published by Brown Girls Publishing). 

  • 01:02

    April 27, 2015

    in Writing

    Join host Donna Wright on the couch as she talks new releases with authors ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Tiffany Warren and Michel Prince. And from the gazebo, Mallory Kane will bring us the latest in romance news sponsored by Dark Hollows Press. All of this and more, this week on Hummingbird Place -- Your Home for Romance sponsored by Secret Cravings Publishing.

  • 00:59

    From Bookstore to Big Screen: ReShonda Tate Billingsley!

    in Self Help

    ReShonda Tate Billingsley is an award-winning, national best-selling author and journalist. A former television reporter/anchor, ReShonda made the difficult decision to leave her stable career and pursue her passion full time. The decision paid off; she has legions of devoted fans hanging on to her every word.  
      ReShonda is the national bestselling author of 29 books. Her sophomore novel, Let the Church Say Amen, is being made into a movie, directed by actress Regina King and produced by Queen Latifah’s Flava Unit Productions. ReShonda also makes her on-screen acting debut in the movie. Her entire Amen series, as well as the novel I Know I’ve Been Changed has been optioned by BET.  
      A much sought-after public speaker, ReShonda recently won an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature, and her books have made it to the must-read lists of publications such as USA Today, Ebony and Essence.  
      ReShonda joins Dr. D Ivan Young to share her path to success. Don't miss it!  
      To connect with ReShonda in-person, register for the 2013 Author's Networking Summit on October 5th in Houston. Visit www.authorsnetworkingsummit.com for more information!  
      To submit show ideas, comment, or be featured on the show, email julia@divanyoung.com.

  • 01:04

    Getting To Know ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Vanessa Richardson and Norlita Brown

    in Books

    ReShonda is the national bestselling author of more than 35 books.


    A much sought-after public speaker, ReShonda is a winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature for her book Say Amen, Again and was nominated again in 2013 for her book The Secret She Kept. She has won numerous awards for her journalism, fiction and poetry writing skills. She is a five-time winner of the National Association of Black Journalists Spirit in the Words competition. 


    Vanessa Richardson is an author, playwright, online Blog Talk Radio Show The Certain Ones, and Founder and Editor-In-Chief of The Certain Ones Online Magazine.She utilizes The Certain Ones Magazine and The Certain Ones Talk Show to connect with like-minded people to build bridges that leads to business, spiritual, and physical success. She is a woman on the move and loves to inspire others to their purpose,


    Norlita Brown, a Detroit native, holds a BA in English from Georgia State University. She is the Vice-President and co-founder of Brown Essence, Inc. She is the co-author of Stages, a self-motivational book filled with inspirational words of wisdom; Saying Nothing, Writing Everythingand The Minds' Chaotic Episodes, collections of poetry where the many emotions of life are captured. She has also released two novels, Somebody Else's Vows which poses the question of whether or not marriage vows come with a turn off valve for other attractions and its sequelSexual Suicide which explores the consequences that come from not adhering to the turn off valve. 

  • 01:30

    The Bookends Show - Inaugural Show: Dwayne A Smith, Victoria C Murray, and more

    in Books

    The Bookends, Brian W. Smith and Rickey Teems II, squeeze: Dwayne Alexander Smith and make him spill his guts about his hit novel, Forty Acres. Bestselling Authors, Victoria Christopher Murray and ReShonda Tate Billingsley, are giving us a peek into the world of Brown Girls Publishing as well as their upcoming novels.

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