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I Got the Part – To Play Me!

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I’m so excited to get into the studio and start recording for powerhouse Audible, home of the largest selection of digital audiobooks! I’ll be playing the part of…me.

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Yes, by sending in clips of Tavis Smiley interviewing me on his show and me interviewing Chimamanda Adichie for the L.A. Public Library’s amazing ALOUD series, I successfully auditioned to read my own memoir, the best-title-ever Shebook, THE NIGERIAN NORDIC GIRL’S GUIDE TO LADY PROBLEMS.

F&C On-Stage ALOUD Tavis Smiley

Sorry to @thandienewton and all the other lovely biracial African actresses I dreamed would play me!

half-of-a-yellow-sun-thandie SheBooks Watch and Wait cover

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Shebooks Shebang (5/23)!

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Shebooks Shebang!

All proceeds from the Shebooks Shebang go to “Equal Writes,” our Kickstarter campaign to publish women writers. $20 or a Kickstarter contribution at the door. RSVP now; space is limited!

SheBooks Publication Party and E-Book Salon!

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What a dilemma for Oakland ladies! Tomorrow’s Oakland Internet Cat Video Fest

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is up against the all-digital Shebooks Publication Party and E-Book Salon, a house party that asks invitees to Bring their Kindles, their Nooks, their iPads and iPhones. Bring their laptops too, and we’ll all cozy up for a celebratory reading & party for SheBooks, including a downloading contest with fabulous prizes. Wine and cheese and other victuals! 

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Really excited to read with these authors, including SheBooks founder/editor Laura Fraser. Guests will then be able to download ebooks on the spot (at a mere $2.99 a pop)!

Susan Ito, The Mouse Room
Faith Adiele, Lady Problems
Laura Fraser (founder of Shebooks!), The Risotto Guru
Ariel Gore, Confessions of a Reluctant Caregiver
Barbara Graham, Camp Paradox
Meghan Ward, Runway

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