Since Go Girl: The Black Woman’s Book of Travel and Adventure made its debut onto the planet, I am pleased to report the following milestones:
- The sale of over 6,000 books.
- The book was in the recommended reading columns of Essence, Emerge, Black Enterprise, Upscale, Maiden Voyages, NetNoir, Ms., Transitions Abroad and Quarterly Black Review of Books. The book received over 40 rave reviews in newspapers around the country.
- Successful book events in: Atlanta, Miami, Dallas, New Orleans, Bay Area, WDC, NYC, Philadelphia, Detroit/Flint, Michigan, Chicago, Los Angeles and Paris, France.
- The book was featured on national television programs, such as Travel Daily/Travel Channel and Moneywise/PBS series, national radio programs such as Savvy Traveler and Bev Smith’ Urban Report and local San Francisco travel shows, such as Bay Area Backroads, where I appeared as a featured guest/travel expert.
Editor Elaine Lee