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  • 01:26

    Johnna B & Chris Renee Invite K'wan Foye to their PAD

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    K'wan is a multiple literary award winner and bestselling author of over a dozen titles which include: Gangsta, Road Dawgz, Street Dreams, Hoodlum, Eve, Hood Rat, Blow, Still Hood, Gutter, Section 8, From Harlem with Love, The Leak, Welfare Wifeys, Eviction Notice, Love & Gunplay, Animal, Purple Reign, The 1st & 15th, Ghetto Bastard and Animal II. K'wan is also the author of several dark fantasy novels written under a pseudonym. 

    K'wan has been featured in: Vibe, Pages, King, The Library Journal, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Press, and Time Magazine, to name a few. K'wan was also the recipient of the 2012 and 13 Street Lit Book Award Medals (SLBAM) in adult fiction for Eviction Notice and Animal. His credits also include featured commentary in the award winning Documentary Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp (produced by Ice-T) as well as a reoccurring role as an analyst on TV-One's Celebrity Crime Files. 

  • 01:57

    Remembering Dr. King w/ Special Guest: Best Selling Author K'wan Foye

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    Join the Ladies of Truth Be Told with Special Guest Best Selling Author K'wan Foye while they pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., remembering his dream while reflecting on how far our country has come and addressing some of the issues that still plague us today. Listen as K'wan discusses his career, the current state of the book  industry, and his thoughts on Dr. King's dream.

  • 01:47

    K'WAN FOYE AND FRIENDS

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    K'WAN FOYE AND FRIENDS

  • 00:45

    The Q-Spot with Big Body and Johnna B.

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    Johnna Brown currently lives in St. Louis Missouri. She writes erotic love stories with a crazy twist, and has created her own genre - Psycho Erotica. She currently has four titles under her name, and is also signed under K’wan Foye’s Write2Eat Concepts with her latest novella Wicked Deceptions. Johnna B is hard at work on her next novel, and we have the pleasure to have her here with us tonight.

  • 00:38

    Let's Talk Too! Author Donnell Hicks

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    He was born and raised in Miami, FL. The youngest of six children, he grew up in a home spearheaded by his loving strong mother. Donnell's adore for writing came in the second grade when he won "Writer of the Month." Donnell's passion for writing led him to be an avid reader. The first novels he read were the hit series scary thriller "Goosebumps." Being blessed by God, Donnell found himself writing poetry, short stories, and reading every genre from Classic Literature to Urban Street Fiction. Becoming inspired by the greatest talented British writer Charles Dickens also another urban lit writer Kwan Foye. In 2006, Donnell wrote his first un-released novel called "Heart of a Brother." He knew by writing his first novel, his love for writing would eventually grow. In 2008, Donnell graduated with an AS Degree in Fire Science Technology from Miami Dade College. One year later in 2009, he wrote and released his first novel entitled "Money, Hustle, & Betrayal." In 2010, Donnell was co-author of the anthology “Almighty Dolla” and then in 2014 he co-authored in another anthology “Defeating the Odds”. Once again in 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 Donnell wrote and self-published the Youngblood Series. Then he wrote Insane, Deadly Sins, including Love & Pain and Love & Pain 2: No Love Lost. Meanwhile, he still resides in Miami, FL where he is working hard on his two novels “A Husband’s Secret” and “Conquest” in relation to the LGBT community. Lastly, Donnell is working hard on his first feature film “Breaking Point.”


      "I hope through my art, I can inspire an entire generation."

  • 01:25

    K'wan, Marissa Monteilh, Gwen Richardson and Portia Cosby on The Bookends Show

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    Tune in to hear interviews with some of the most talented authors in the business. Kwan talks about his Animal series. Marissa talks about her next book. Gwen discusses life after her NAACP nominee and Portia tells us how its been being signed to Brown Girls Publishing.

  • 01:32

    Johnna "B" and Chris Renee' invite Raynesha to their P.A.D

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    Professionally: Raynesha Pittman is the CEO, Founder and a author at Conglomerate Ink, an Urban Literature publishing company established November 2010 to help authors expose and share their talents of storytelling while developing discipline in their craft. In May 2011 Raynesha was offered the opportunity to help promote literacy nationwide by childhood friend, author and now publisher Terry L. Wroten by joining the West Coast Authors Movement also known as W-CAM where Raynesha not only fills the position of an author on the team but is also over website design and management and acts as W-CAM's Southern liaison due to her living in the South. Her greatest literary achievement came in January 2014 when she was signed to write2eat publications under the legendary K'wan Foye.

    Titles: Raynesha's debut novel titled "KISMET" the first book of the "Beyond the Bedroom Series" an urban fiction drama with a touch of erotica was published March 2011 under her label. The second volume in the series and an amazon kindle best seller "Kismet 2-Some Things You Will Never Understand" was published in November 2011. She also has a story titled, "Scratch a Liar, find a Thief" in the anthology "Traces of My Lipstick- Gangstress Elite tales" that was published under Ink Game publishing in December 2011. She is currently working on turning the short story into a full length novel. "Kismet 3- When a Man's Fed up",the final installment of the Kismet trilogy was released January 2013."Dog Food", which is the author's release under write to eat was released on 07-08-2014

    Accomplishments: Raynesha was nominated in the Hip Hop of the Ville awards for best Indie author of the year in January 2012 and was also nominated in the Prodigy Publishing Group's Second Annual Urban Literary Awards for most likely to succeed debut author of the year in February 2012.

  • 00:25

    PUBLIC SEX? Johnna "B"&Chris Renee's P.A.D. 7pm pst-9pm cst-10pm est

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    Professionally: Raynesha Pittman is the CEO, Founder and a author at Conglomerate Ink, an Urban Literature publishing company established November 2010 to help authors expose and share their talents of storytelling while developing discipline in their craft. In May 2011 Raynesha was offered the opportunity to help promote literacy nationwide by childhood friend, author and now publisher Terry L. Wroten by joining the West Coast Authors Movement also known as W-CAM where Raynesha not only fills the position of an author on the team but is also over website design and management and acts as W-CAM's Southern liaison due to her living in the South. Her greatest literary achievement came in January 2014 when she was signed to write2eat publications under the legendary K'wan Foye.

    Titles: Raynesha's debut novel titled "KISMET" the first book of the "Beyond the Bedroom Series" an urban fiction drama with a touch of erotica was published March 2011 under her label. The second volume in the series and an amazon kindle best seller "Kismet 2-Some Things You Will Never Understand" was published in November 2011. She also has a story titled, "Scratch a Liar, find a Thief" in the anthology "Traces of My Lipstick- Gangstress Elite tales" that was published under Ink Game publishing in December 2011. She is currently working on turning the short story into a full length novel. "Kismet 3- When a Man's Fed up",the final installment of the Kismet trilogy was released January 2013."Dog Food", which is the author's release under write to eat was released on 07-08-2014

    Accomplishments: Raynesha was nominated in the Hip Hop of the Ville awards for best Indie author of the year in January 2012 and was also nominated in the Prodigy Publishing Group's Second Annual Urban Literary Awards for most likely to succeed debut author of the year in February 2012.

  • 01:37

    K'wan Foye

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    Chat with this amazing visionary. Call in or log on to the chat room!
    PRE ORDER Eviction Notice by K'wan... Coming to a bookstore near you 9/27/11 #TeamKwan #TeamWinning Let’s help this man make history by becoming a New York Times Best Seller! #JoinTheMovement

  • 01:13

    K'wan

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    K’wan has been featured in:Vibe, Pages, King, The Library Journal, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Press, and Time Magazine, to name a few.


    K’wan was also the recipient of the 2012 and 13 Street Lit Book Award Medals (SLBAM) in adult fiction for Eviction Notice and Animal.


    His credits also include featured commentary in the award winning Documentary Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp (produced by Ice-T) as well as a reoccurring guest role on TV-One’s Celebrity Crime Files.


    K’wan currently resides in New Jersey where he is working on his next novel.


     

  • 01:44

    The Animal Within K'wan Foye

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    In 2002 K’wan hit the scene with his debut novel Gangsta under Triple Crown Publications. It was the first novel released by the budding house and would eventually become the building block for what is now a multimillion dollar company. What started as a therapeutic release went on to become a part of urban-lit history and an Essence bestseller, as well as drawing rave reviews overseas.
    After penning his second novel, Road Dawgs, K’wan drew the attention of St. Martin’s press. The literary powerhouse quickly signed K’wan to a multi-book deal, the first of which being Street Dreams. In 2008 he received the Black Author of the year award from Black Press Radio for the novella Blow.
    K’wan’s titles also include:
    Hoodlum (2005), Eve (2006), Hood Rat (2006), Flexin & Sexin: Sexy street tales vol. 1 (2007), Blow: A G-unit novella (2007), Still Hood (2007), Gutter (2008), Section 8 (2009), Flirt: An anthology (2009), From Harlem with Love: A short (2010), The Leak: A Hood Rat Short (2010) Welfare Wifeys (2010), Gangland (2011), Eviction Notice (2011) and the highly anticipated Animal which will be released under Cash Money Content in 2012. K’wan is also the author of several dark fantasy novels written under a pseudonym.
    K’wan has been featured in Vibe, Pages, King, Felon, Big News, The Library Journal, Entertainment Weekly, The New York Press, Clutch and most notably Time Magazine, to name a few. He was also interviewed by MTV News for a feature on Hip-Hop fiction, and a guest on Power 105’s morning show as well as NPR (national public radio). In addition to being an accomplished author, K’wan is also a motivational speaker, mentor to at risk children.