Tag Archives: Our Lady of Victory

#RRBC 2017 SPRINGTIME BOOK & BLOG BLOCK PARTY

HELLO ALL AND WELCOME TO THE 2017 SPRINGTIME BOOK & BLOG BLOCK PARTY! You Are Visiting Oak Park, Michigan USA! Have A Wonderful Tour!! AND THE WINNERS ARE… GRAND PRIZE WINNER Marlena Smith  –  $10 Amazon Gift Card   WINNER … Continue reading

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#RRBC BACK TO SCHOOL 2016 BOOK & BLOG PARTY!!

HELLO EVERYBODY!! Coming to you live from Oak Park, Michigan The Great Lakes State Here are the winners!  $15 Amazon Gift Card – C. S. BOYACK LAURIE LEWIS won an Autographed Paperback Copy of Crazy Hot And Living On The … Continue reading

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MY BROTHER THE MARINE

Here is an update on what has happened regarding my brother Lance Corporal Ronald Louis Powell The government finally sent me the papers on what happened to my brother and here is what the military records postmarked February 24, 2015, … Continue reading

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NEW JERSEY SPEAKING ENGAGEMENT

A SMASHING SUCCESS!! May 9, 2015 They laid out the welcome mat in a big way. I was met at the airport and taken to the Holiday Inn where I was staying, and where the booksigning was held — in … Continue reading

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MY TIME IN THE SPOTLIGHT! Sponsored by RRBC

SPOTLIGHT AUTHORS! THE OAKLAND PRESS – IN THE SPOTLIGHT  (Start a discussion)  “SPOTLIGHT” AUTHOR   SHIRLEY HARRIS- SLAUGHTER   Growing up in Royal Oak Township, in Metro-Detroit, Shirley, at an early age loved old buildings and vintage clothing.  When she realized … Continue reading

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KATHY GOLDEN IS THE WINNER, CONGRATULATIONS!!

KATHY GOLDEN – YOU WON!!! Kathy Golden, a Rave Reviews Book Club Member, just won the Spotlight Giveaway Prize for just making a comment on the Spotlight Blog Tours. Kathy you will receive an autographed copy of my hardcover book … Continue reading

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Thank You For A Five Star Review!!

I love the Five Star Review that Nonnie Jules gave my book “Our Lady of Victory, the Saga of an African-American Catholic Community” for this reason; no one has captured this story quite the way she did and from such … Continue reading

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HELLO MY FRIENDS

By now many of you know me pretty well but for those who don’t my name is Shirley Harris-Slaughter and my twitter handle is @motorcityauthor.  I was born in the great state of Michigan and raised in the Charter Township of Royal … Continue reading

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