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University Sheepdog in Westwood CA by Terrence Duren

Cover and Inside Photo- Terrence Duren’s book, “University Sheepdog in Westwood L.A. is a pure page turner. A Gripping Account of being an African American Police Officer in Los Angeles By Buddy Sampson Chances are, if you are an African American man, in your lifetime you have or eventually...
September 11th, 2016 | Book Reviews | Read More

Retired Officer Terrence Duren-“University Sheepdog”

Cover and Inside Cover- Officer Terrence Duren. He has a gripping account of his service as a police officer in the book, "University Sheepdog in Westwood, CA," available soon in bookstores. By Buddy Sampson The young police officer spots a Mercedes Benz blocking an alley in an area in Westwood,...
July 26th, 2016 | Book Reviews, Community News, News2 | Read More

Kathleen Bradley- “Backstage at The Price Is Right: Memoirs Of A Barker Beauty”

Cover photo-The stunning beauty Kathleen Bradley. Inside photo- Kathleen Bradley as Mrs. Parker in the movie "Friday." By Buddy Sampson When beauty, talent and intelligence meet, with a comedic edge, you have an unstoppable combination. Kathleen Bradley has all of those elements. The former...
May 10th, 2014 | Book Reviews, Entertainment | Read More

“Living Your Extraordinary Life” and Bragging Rights

Cover Photo: Kim Somers Egelsee hosts the extravaganza. Inside Photo: Kim Somers Egelsee (L), Claudia Cooley (C) and Susie Augustin. Both photos by YMM Media (Yolanda M. Mason). By Buddy Sampson I don’t get to brag very much, and for those of you that know me personally, if I’m bragging about something,...
March 28th, 2013 | Book Reviews, Columnists, Kim Somers Egelsee, News, Uniquely You...Life & Style-By Claudia Cooley | Read More

The Art of Inspirational Writing-Norma Pastor

    Cover Photo-Norma Pastor. Inside photo- Norma Pastor (L) with Joe B. Owel. By Chris Hlad The beautiful thing about cinema is that there is such a variety of topics out there: drama, horror, comedy, romance and truly uplifting and inspirational movies. Take your pick; depending on your mood,...
April 24th, 2012 | Book Reviews, Movies | Read More

K.d.y. Kesha Yond-I Sell Confidence

Cover photo- Kesha D. Yond, "K.d.y." Kesha D. Yond's Book, "I Sell Confidence," has the potential of being a best seller. The Ex-Pimpstress, Actress and Model Has A Story of a Former Life and Redemption Kesha Yond, aka K.d.y. has a compelling story to tell. She has a book...
August 23rd, 2011 | Book Reviews, Entertainment | Read More

Lionel Maithri-Why I Live

     Lionel Maithri. Photo by Andre Cohen. Lionel Maithri-Why I Live                     By Buddy Sampson  Lionel Maithri chronicles his life and explores the meaning of human consciousness in his amazing and thoughtful book, “Why I Live.”  Called “Personal...
December 1st, 2010 | Book Reviews | Read More