Gather at the Table Paperback coming THIS WEEK!

Posted October 13th, 2013 by Thomas Norman DeWolf

This past week we sent the following message to the more than 6,300 readers on our e-Mail list. Since there are many folks who follow our blog and Facebook page who may not be on our mailing list, we share the message here as well. if you are in a READING CLUB… if you’d like […]

Gather at the Table nominated for Phillis Wheatley Book Award

Posted July 8th, 2013 by Thomas Norman DeWolf

From almost 100 books that were considered, Gather at the Table is among the five nominated for the Phillis Wheatley Book Award for Nonfiction (biography and memoir). Winners will be announced July 19 at the 2013 Harlem Book Fair. Sharon Leslie Morgan will attend the award show. The QBR Wheatley Book Awards recognizes the best […]

Gather at the Table named Barnes & Noble Bookseller Pick for November!

Posted November 14th, 2012 by Thomas Norman DeWolf

The eBook of Gather at the Table has been selected as a Barnes & Noble ( “Favorite Current Affairs” Bookseller Pick for November! After appearing on the Amazon Movers & Shakers list, and being named by Random House among the four books it highlighted in its October e-Newsletter for “NEW Freshman-Year Reading Titles from […]


Posted July 15th, 2012 by Thomas Norman DeWolf

In a world plagued by violence, barbarity and war, it is hard to conceive of ever living in peace. Yet, that is a dream cherished by the three women who won the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize: Leymah Gbowee, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Tawakel Karman. All are crusaders who fight for peace against seemingly insurmountable odds. Of […]

Spirit of Freedom Award presented to Tom DeWolf by African American Jazz Caucus

Posted July 9th, 2012 by Thomas Norman DeWolf

Let Freedom Ring: From Justice to Jazz. On Friday, June 29, 2012, the African American Jazz Caucus held a special awards ceremony at the Indiana Landmarks Center in Indianapolis. The Jazz Masters Award was presented to Melvin Rhyne (jazz organist and original member of the Wes Montgomery Trio), Frank Smith (jazz bassist; performed with Dizzy […]