Black New Yorkers: Booklover hopes to profit from his passion
by TANANGACHI MFUNI
Amsterdam News Staff
September 28 – October 4, 2006
When Harlemite Troy Johnson launched a website dedicated to Black books nearly eight years ago, it came out of “a passion for Black people,” he said.
Today, Johnson’s African American Literary Book Club (aalbc.com) is a virtual watering hole for Black booklovers and has been called the most popular website dedicated to African-American literature.
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