Outskirts Press Announces Colors of a Man, the Latest Highly-Anticipated Poetry / General Book from Midlothian, VA Author Tia Stewart

Midlothian, VA, November 10, 2009 --(PR.com)-- Outskirts Press, Inc. has published Colors of a Man: Tribute to African-American Men by Tia Stewart, which is the author's most recent book to date. The 7 x 10 Paperback in the Poetry / General category is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble for a suggested retail price of $18.95. The webpage at www.outskirtspress.com/TiaStewart was launched simultaneously with the book's publication.

About the Book (Excerpts & Info)

Colors of a Man, Tribute to African American Men is poetry about African American men and the women who love them. From everyday Joe's to CEO's, African American men are compared to the great masterpiece paintings. President Barack Obama is one othe many historical African-American men whom the author pays homage to.

Using some of the same southern styles and celebrated genres as famous poets, Maya Angelou, Rita Dove, and Nikki Giovanni, Colors of A Man, Tribute to African American Men handles tough subjects such as prison incarceration rates for our black youth, domestic violence, interracial love, cougar relationships, media views of African-Americans relationships, black family values, Christian marriages, health issues,and pastors in the pulpit, and various other topics in Tia Stewart's series of books, "Colors of A Man."

Deftly constructed at 75 pages, Colors of a Man: Tribute to African-American Men is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the Poetry / General category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, Colors of a Man meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $18.95.

Additionally, Colors of a Man can be ordered by retailers or wholesalers for the maximum trade discount price set by the author in quantities of ten or more from the Outskirts Press wholesale online bookstore at www.outskirtspress.com/buybooks

ISBN: 9781432738181 Format: 7 x 10 Paperback SRP: $18.95

For more information or to contact the author, visit www.outskirtspress.com/TiaStewart

About the Author

Tia Stewart is an African-American writer whose penchant for verbiage started in the fifth grade when her teachers thought she was passing handwritten notes about boys, but she and her best friend were editing each other’s books and magazine articles. Her third book is a poetry novel, Colors of Man: Tribute to African-American Men due for release November 2009. Her first publication, Colors of a Man: Transgressions and Hope was published in April of this year. She writes in several genres, but poetry is her passion. Ms. Stewart is an RN, who attended Northwestern University and is an alumnus of Norfolk State University, and Excelsior University. She also attended the College of Human Medicine at Michigan State University for one year before becoming a full-time mommy. Ms. Stewart is a member of James River Writers. Tia lives in Chesterfield, Virginia with her family. For more information about the author visit her blog www.colorsofaman.blogspot.com. Tia Stewart is a proud native of Petersburg, Virginia, and her adopted hometowns, Detroit, Michigan, and Norfolk, Virginia. She is a member of James Rivers Writers, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Mocha Moms, and The Dooley Society, Maymont Foundation in Richmond, Virginia. This is her first poetry book.

About Outskirts Press, Inc.

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