Marjaun Canady, CEO, Co-Founder, and Author, Callaloo Kids

Nabeeh Bilal, CCO, Co-Founder, and Illustrator, Callaloo Kids

Shannon Hitchock, Author (Scholastic) One True Way

Andrea Davis Pinkney, Author, Martin Rising

Box Brown, Cartoonist and Author

Katrina Walker, Entrepreneur and Author, Unbreakable: The Katrina Walker Story 5 Husbands, and from Homeless to Self-Made Millionaire

Kellye Garrett, Author and #PitchWars Mentor

Lisa Morton, President of the Horror Writers Association

Emma Dryden, Author, What Does it  Mean to be an Entrepreneur?

Michael Bush, Author of The King of Style: Dressing Michael Jackson [Insight Editions]

Marla Frazee, Author and Illustrator of It Takes a Village by Hillary Clinton, The Boss Baby, The Bossier Baby

Charli Hodge, Author of Hello Beautiful Brown Girl! 

Octavia Samuels, Author and Publisher of Hello Beautiful Brown Girl!

Dr. Ashley Denmark, Author of Olivia’s Doctor Adventures

Andrea Davis Pinkney, Author and Vice President, Executive Editor, Trade Editorial, Scholastic

Mathew Knowles, Phd.D, Author, Racism From the Eyes of a ChildThe DNA of Achievers; and The Emancipation of Slaves Through Music

Teri Coaxum, Founder, CEO, Coaxum Connects, Author, Peaceful Pondering: A Busy Woman’s Guide to Inner Peace

Deborah Gregory, Author, The Cheetah Girls

Nono The Poet, Author, Publisher, Soul Vagina: In Between Sex and God, Who Am I?

Diann Valentine, Author, Publisher, Going The Distance For Love: 22 Tips On Handling Your Issues and Finding Love…Wherever It May Be

Daniel José Older, Author, Shadowshaper series, Dactyl Hill Squad (Fall, 2018), etc.

Pratima Rao Gluckman, Author, Nevertheless, She Persisted

Michelle Staubach Grimes, Author, Pidge Takes The Stage

Megan Devine, Author, It’s Okay That You’re Not Ok: Meeting Grief and Loss in a Culture That Doesn’t Understand

D.B. Moffatt, Author, The Misbirth

Curtis Bunn, Author and Founder, National Book Club Conference

Markette Sheppard, Author, What is Light?

Angelo Ellerbee,  Public Relations guru; Author, The Sense of Success

Marc Shapiro, Author, Renaissance Man: The Lin Manuel Miranda Story, An Unauthorized Biography

Mathew Knowles, Author, The Emancipation of Slaves Through Music; music mogul

Tom Wascoe, Author, Child of the Dust

Jerald L. Hoover, Author, My Friend, My Hero

Julia Young, Comedy Writer, Performer, Author, Please Don’t Grab My P#$$Y: A Rhyming Presidential Guide; Wild N’ Out

Marc Shapiro, Author, John McCain: A View from the Hill

Romola Hodas, Author, The Princess of 42nd Street: Surviving My Childhood as the Daughter of Times Square’s King of Porn

Ben Philippe, Author, The Field Guide to the North American Teenager (Balzer + Bray)

RJ Young, Author, Let It Bang: A Young Black Man’s Reluctant into Odyssey 

Elaine Halligan, Author, My Child’s Different: The Lessons Learned from One Family’s Struggle to Unlock Their Son’s Potential

Ashley Thompson, Author, Founder, Ella’s Greatest Adventures

Charles Ford, Author, The Anatomy of a Corporate Lynching

Nadia Kalman, Editor and Curriculum Designer, Words Without Borders Campus; and author, The Cosmopolitans

Patrick Kilpatrick, Actor, Screenwriter, Director, Producer, Writer, Author, Dying for Living: Sins & Confessions of a Hollywood Villain & Libertine Patriot: VOLUME ONE – UPBRINGING. Part 2

Stephen Davis, Journalist, Author, Truthteller: An Investigative Reporter’s Journey Through the World of Truth Prevention, Fake News and Conspiracy Theories

Suzanne Skees, Author, Curator, MY JOB book series, Founder and Board Chair, Skees Family Foundation

Lou Alpert, Author, Surrender: A Love Letter to My Daughter

Roberto Tostado, MD, Author, wtf* is wrong with our health? *what the food: A Rebel Physician’s Manifesto for Reversing Disease and Increasing Smiles

Liana Ramirez, Actress, Power Rangers Beast Morphers, Author, The Secrets Within Me

Gary Merritt, Author, The Altered Adventure

Arjun Marwaha, Author, Our Changing Earth: Why Climate Change Matters to Young People

Lisa Moore Ramée, Author, A Good Kind of Trouble . Part 1 and Part 2.

Lydia Dean, Author, Jumping the Picket Fence

Mariama J. Lockington, Author, For Black Girls Like Me . Part 1Part 2

Marc Shapiro, Author, Burn the Stage: The Rise of BTS and Korean Boy Bands

A. Lee Martinez, Author, the Constance Verity series

Kyle Grappone, Author, Founder, To The Next Step

Layng Martine, Jr., Songwriter, Author, Permission to Fly: A Memoir of Love, Crushing Loss, and Triumph, Part 2

Julian Winters, Author, How to Be Remy Cameron. Part 2

Cevin Soling, Author, The Student Resistance Handbook, Filmmaker

Dr. Brian P. Simon, Real estate entrepreneur and author, The Real Estate Journey: From Dreaming & Home Buying to Realty & Entrepreneurship

Marcellas Reynolds, Author, Supreme Models: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion. Part 2Part 3

Malcom X. Bowser, Author, Urban Xcellence: Unveiling Extraordinary Stories by Everyday People

Nandi Taylor, Author, Given

J.E. Mooney, Author, The Siren of Good Intentions

Matthew Dawkins, Author, Wicked, Wild, Wonderful

Jane Harrington, Author, Lucy’s E-Journal; EXTREME PETS!; In Circling Flight

Jenny Block, Author, Be That Unicorn: Find Your Magic, Live Your Truth, and Share Your Shine

Markette Sheppard, Author, My Rainy Day Rocket Ship

Jeremy Bhandari, Author, Trust the Grind: How World-Class Athletes Got To The Top

Crown Shepherd, Author, Black Boy, Black Boy

Robert Pascuzzi, Author, The Ravine

Dr. Eric Goodman, Author, Your Anxiety Beast and You: A Compassionate Guide to Living in an Increasingly Anxious World

Jessica Kim, Author, Stand Up, Yumi Chung!

Tõnya Lewis Taylor, Author, Be You, Not Her: Becoming the Woman You Were Created to Be

Daven McQueen, Author, The Invincible Summer of Juniper Jones

Vanessa Chen, Author, A Butterfly Universe

Patrick Sweeney, Political Director, EveryLibrary, Co-Author, Winning Elections and Influencing Politicians for Library Funding; Before the Ballot: Building Support for Library Funding

Jeannine Amber, Book collaborator, I Tried to Change so You Don’t Have to: True Life Lessons by Loni Love; Co-author, Nobody’s Victim: Fighting Psychos, Stalkers, Pervs, and Trolls with Carrie Goldberg

Kristin Harper, Author, The Heart of a Leader: 52 Emotional Intelligence Insights to Advance Your Career 

Lisa Moore Ramée, Author, Something to Say

Ryan Leak, Speaker, Author, Unoffendable: No Offense. None Taken

Jay Coles, Composer, Author, Tyler Johnson Was Here

Adam Cruz, DJ, Record Label Owner, Radio Host, Author, Free the Music Business: Tips and Tales from an Indie Music Nerd

Janice McLean DeLoatch, Author, Autobiography of an Entrepreneur Part 1; Part 2

Booki Vivat, Author, Frazzled series; Abbie Wu’s (not so) Epic Quarantine Diary

Sajidah “S.K.” Ali, Author, Saints and Misfits; Love From A to Z; The Proudest Blue; Once Upon An Eid; Part 2

Ben Philippe, Author, Charming As A Verb

Kelly Starling Lyons, Author, All Aboard! and Zip, Zoom! from Ty’s Travels

Jen SluMac, Author, soulnotskin: becoming the me I was meant to be

Ashley Thompson, Author, Ella’s Greatest Adventures: The Art of Joy

Marcus E.T., Author, Chimera Revolution: The Nue-Gaea Chronicles

Ivy Claire Pochoda, Author, Epoca: The River of Sand

Devyn Bakewell, Author, Greater Love

Jane Owen, Author, Tom Woof & Max the Owl

Luomei Lyu, Author, YES, I AM A FEMINIST: An Introduction For Young Students On Their Way To Becoming Life-Long Feminist

Glenn Lewis, Author, Sparring With Smokin’ Joe: Joe Frazier’s Epic Battles and Rivalry with Ali

Karla Davis-Luster, Author, The Woman Tells

Latoya B. McPherson, Author, Scars That Never Heal

Arjun Vij, Author, In Bad Water

Rachelle Storm, Author, Absolution series

Kristin Marguerite Doidge, Author, Nora Ephron: A Biography

Omar Mora, Author, Publisher, Ancient Explorers: The Lost City of Peru

Hope Goins, Author, The Adventures of Chloe and Chris: The Three Branches of Government.

Rachelle Storm, Author, Absolution: Revelations

John Bray, Author, The End

Josephine Atluri, Responding to Life Podcast Host, Author, Mindfulness Journal for Parents: Prompts and Practices to Stay Calm, Present, and Connected; 5-Minute Mindfulness for Pregnancy: Simple Practices to Feel Calm, Present, and Connected to Your Baby

María Amparo Escandòn, Author, L.A. Weather

David Banks, Author, How To Make a Living As a Commercial Actor: Tips to Give You the Ultimate Advantage in the Auditioning Game

Tiffany Lanier, Author, I Can’t Wait to Vote

Larry Hart, Author, The Recruit’s Playbook: A 4-Year Guide to College Football Recruitment for High School Students

Suzanne Park, Author, The Christmas Clash

Randee Dawn, Author, Tune in Tomorrow

Devyn Bakewell, Author, Greater Life

Stacie Davis Hamilton, Author, The House That Taft Built

Jerald LeVon Hoover, Author, A Basketball Hero is Born

Jessi Park, Author, Soul Beneficiary: The Good, Better, Best Guide to Success in Selling Insurance

Hexael Rivera, Novelist, Mysteries of Sir Lionheart: The Intricate Code

Dr. Sidjae Price, Author, Chasing Rainbows

Jared McPhoy, Author, By Grace Through Faith: A Journey of Self-Discovery

Cheyenne Gadsden, Author, Dream Big Young One: Believe it and It Will Come True

Rachelle Storm, Author, Absolution: Reckoning

Amanda Henke, Author, Not a Book for Bunnies