Whether you are looking for words of wisdom from a top chef or a former of secretary of state — or perhaps a little history, then a great love story — theGrio has your summer 2012 reading list covered. Check out our top picks by clicking the numbers below, then let us know what you’ll be reading on the beach, by the pool or wherever the warmer weather may take you in the comments below.
- 'Michael Jackson, Inc' celebrates the King of Pop's business savvy
- 'Gone With the Wind' prequel starring Mammy may be a mistake
- 'Gone With the Wind' prequel planned with emphasis on Mammy character
- 30 classic books to inspire African-American kids
- Nigerian author Ngozi Adichie wins fiction prize
- 'Boy, Snow, Bird': New novel explores tradition of 'passing' in American culture