The book, a bold stab at slavery, sold second only to the Bible in its year of publication and for the rest of the Century — in spite of it pre-dating the Civil War. Here are a few blurbs from reviews in 1852: Continue reading
“So much has been said and sung of beautiful young girls, why doesn’t somebody wake up to the beauty of old women?” ~Harriet Beecher Stowe, whose “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” was first published 164 years ago today. The book, a bold stab at slavery, sold second only to the Bible in its year of publication and … Continue reading
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IT’S LESTER & CHARLIE’S NEW BOOK Who are the real winners, here? Find out at Amazon! Excerpt from the introduction: Lotteries. They have been called both a tax on stupidity and a math tax. The odds of losing are so high as to be practically guaranteed. Yet 57% of the US population buys a lottery … Continue reading
RISING STARS We’re producing a book about people who abandoned their dream of being a star in the entertainment industry and became a star instead in progressive social action. Do you know anyone who fits that bill? Each will be interviewed and professionally photographed for the book — and recognized for being the star they … Continue reading
Good news! Lester & Charlie are hard at work on a new book! Here’s how you can help: THE WHAT Our new book, Rising Stars, will profile people who once aspired to be showbiz legends — actors, dancers, singers — but life took them in another direction. We know there are some great stories out … Continue reading