Monday, August 25, 2008

2007 African American Literary Awards Show

Here are the winners from 2007 African American Literary Awards Show

Winners are in bold.

FICTION

Eric Jerome Dickey - Sleeping With Strangers
Clarence Nero - Three Sides To Every Story
Kimberla Lawson Roby - Love And Lies
LaTonya Williams - Missed Opportunities
MYSTERY

Blair Underwood, Tananarive Due & Steven Barnes - Casanegra: A Tennysen Hardwick Novel
Tananarive Due & Others - Whispers In The Night: DarkDreams
Stephen L. White - New England White
Walter Mosley - Fear Of The Dark
David Riveria - The Street Sweeper: See No Evil
ROMANCE

Kendra Norman-Bellamy - In Green Pastures
Rochelle Alers - Stranger In My Arms
Brenda Jackson - Risky Pleasures
Brenda Jackson - Beyond Temptation
Kathy Marsh - The Aura Of Love
CHRISTIAN FICTION

Beverly T. Gooden - Confessions Of A Church Girl
Jamie Karris - Post Script
Jacquelin Thomas - Redemption
Victoria Christopher Murray - The Ex Files
URBAN FICITION

Shannon Holmes - Dirty Games
Tracy Brown - White Lines
Wahida Clark - Thug Matrimony
BIOGRAPHY/MEMOIR

Sidney Poitier - The Measure of A Man
Victoria Rowell - The Women Who Raised Me: A Memoir
Robin Givens - Grace Will Lead Me Home
Eddie Levert, Gerald Levert & Lyah Beth Leflore - I Got Your Back
Rain Pryor - Jokes My Father Never Taught Me:Life, Love & Loss with Richard Pryor
NON-FICTION

Jeff Henderson - Cooked: From the Streets to the Stove, from Cocaine to Foie Gras
Tavis Smiley - What I Know For Sure: My story of growing up in America
Gil Robertson - Not In My Family: Aids In The African American Community
Barack Obama - The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts On Reclaiming The American Dream (tie)
Angela Bassett & Courtney B. Vance - Friends: A Love Story (tie)
POETRY

Michael J. Burt - Love Changes
Nikki Giovanni - Acolytes
DuEwa M. Fraizer - Check The Rhyme: An Anthology Of Female Poets & Emcees
Marc Lacy - Rock & Fire: Love Poetry From The Core
Barbara Culp - White Smoke Rhymes
MAGAZINES - LITERARY

Booking Matters
Black Issues Book Review
Disilgold Literary Magazine
Mosaic Magazine
Quarterly Black Review
SCIENCE FICTION

L.A. Banks - The Wicked: A Vampire Huntress Legend
Brandon Massey - Vicious
L.A. Banks - The Forsaken
Brandon Massey - Within The Shadows
HISTORICAL FICTION

Kim Robinson - The Roux In The Gumbo
Lalita Tademy - Red River
N. Quamere Cincere - We Ain't No Niggas
MAGAZINES - NON-LITERARY

Sister 2 Sister
Vibe Vixen
Black Enterprise
The Network Journal
Ebony
SELF - HELP

Tyeese Gaines- Reid - The Get A Life Campaign
Alex Ellis - Restoring The Male Image: A look from the inside out (tie)
Denzel Washington - A Hand To Guide Me
Russell Simmons - Do You: 12 laws to access the power in you to achieve happiness and success
TD Jakes - Reposition Yourself: Living Your Life Without Limits (tie)
COOKBOOKS

G. Garvin - Turn Up The Heat With G. Garvin
Roniece Weaver - The Family Style Food Diabetes Cookbook
Fabiola Demp Gaines & Roniece Weaver - Healthy Soul Food Cooking
Deliah Winder – Deliah’s Everyday Soul
Monique – Skinny Cooks Can’t Be Trusted
BREAKOUT AUTHOR OF THE YEAR

William Frederick Cooper - there's Always A Reason
Miasha - Mommyh's Angel
Dana Rondel - A Flower Has Its Own Song
Venesha - Mistress Me
Eisa Nefertari Ulen - Crystelle Mourning: A Novel
SELF-PUBLISHED AUTHOR OF THE YEAR

Dornell M. Griffin & Kodzina D. Griffin - A Divine Addiciton
Dana Rondel - A Flower Has Its Own Song
Beverly T. Gooden- Confessions Of A Church Girl
Venesha - Mistress Me
INDEPENDENT PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR

KNB Publications
Triple Crown Publiciations
Melodrama Publishing
RJ Publications
CHILDREN’S BOOK

Stephanie Perry-Moore - Perfect Joy (Carmen Brown)
Brittney Holmes - Living Consequences
Coe Booth - Tyrell
Jacquelin Thomas - Simply Divine
PLAYWRIGHT OF THE YEAR

David E. Talbert - Love In The Nick Of Time
Shelly Garrett - What Kind Of Love Is This?
JéCaryous Johnson & Gary Guirdy – (I;m Ready Productions) - Whatever She Wants
JéCaryous Johnson & Gary Guirdy – (I;m Ready Productions) – Men, Money & Gold Diggers
PUBLISHING HOUSE OF THE YEAR

Penguin Putnam/Dutton
Harper Collins/Amistad
Harlem Moon (Random House)
Kimani Press
St. Martin's Press
AUTHOR OF THE YEAR - MALE

Eric Jerome Dickey - Sleeping With Strangers
Carl Weber - The First Lady
Shannon Holmes - Dirty Games
Omar Tyree - What They Want
Travis Hunter - Something To Die For
AUTHOR OF THE YEAR - FEMALE

Victoria Christopher Murray - The Ex Files
Kimberla Lawson Roby - Love And Lies
Connie Briscoe/Lolita Files/Anita Bunkley - You Only Get Better/Three For The Road/This Time Around
Francis Ray - Irresistible You
Mary B. Morrison - When Somebody Loves You Back
BOOK CLUB OF THE YEAR

Black Expressions Book Club
G.A.A.L Bookclub of Atlanta
G.U.R.U. Bookclub
OSSA Bookclub
Rawsistaz Literary Group
TELEVISION WRITER OF THE YEAR

Ali LeRoi - Everybody Hates Chris
Mara Brock Ali - The Game
Stacey Littlejohn - All Of Us
Tyler Perry - House Of Payne
EROTICA

Trista Russell - Chocolate Covered Forbidden Fruit
Zane - Carmel Flava: The Eroticanor.com Anthology
Noire - Thong On Fire: An Urban Erotic Tale
J. Tremble - Secrets Of A Housewife
Joylynn M. Jossell - Wet
COMEDY/HUMOR

Mother Love with Tonya Bolden - Half The Mother, Twice The Love
Nina Foxx - No Girl Needs A Husband Seven Days A Week
Pat G’orge Walker – Crusin’ On Desperation
COMIC STRIP

Keith Knight - The K Chronicles
Aaron McGruder - The Boondocks
Jerry Craft - Mama's Boyz
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