Beverly Bond, the creator of the impeccable BET awards show, Black Girls Rock has a great surprise for all of us black girls. On February 28th, “Black Girls Rock: Owning Our Magic. Rocking Our Truth“, will be hitting the bookshelves!
The book can be described as a tribute to the achievements and contributions of Black women around the world. Some of our favorite women have contributed to the work.
“Moguls Cathy Hughes, Suzanne Shank and Serena Williams recount stories of steadfastness, determination, diligence, dedication and the will to win. Erykah Badu, Toshi Reagon, Mickalane Thomas, Solange Knowles-Ferguson, and Rihanna offer insights on creativity and how they use it to stay in tune with their magic. Pioneering writers Rebecca Walker, Melissa Harris-Perry, and Joan Morgan speak on modern-day black feminist thought. Lupita Nyong’o, Susan Taylor, and Bethann Hardison affirm the true essence of holistic beauty. And Iyanla Vanzant reinforces Black Girl Magic in her powerful pledge. Through these and dozens of other unforgettable testimonies, Black Girls Rock! is an ode to black girl ambition, self-love, empowerment, and healing.”
The book is filled with essays, affirmations, and beautiful photos that tell the story of black women who rock!
Beverly aims to affirm, elevate, and celebrate the unique narratives and rich experiences of Black women and girls around the world for generations to come. The book will be released by Atria Publishing Group imprint 37 INK.
Get your #blackgirlmagic on and pre-order your copy now here.