Benilde Little
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Benilde Little

Benilde Little is the author of Welcome to My Breakdown, a memoir. She is the bestselling author of the novels Good Hair, The Itch, Acting Out and Who Does She Think She Is? She has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Essence, Jet, People Magazine, Heart and Soul, More magazine, among many others. She has had numerous media appearances including NPR, the Today Show, and Tavis Smiley. The Go On Girl Book Club selected Good Hair as the best book of the year. Natalie Cole bought the film rights. Benilde's writing has appeared in numerous anthologies, including Honey Hush and About Face. She was a finalist for an NAACP Image Award. A former reporter for The Cleveland Plain Dealer, The Star Ledger, People and senior editor at Essence, she has been a creative writing professor at Ramapo College. She lives in Montclair, New Jersey, with her husband, two children and dog. She is a graduate of Howard University and attended graduate school at Northwestern. She was born and raised in Newark, New Jersey.

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Best Sellers

    • Good Hair

    • By: Benilde Little
    • Narrated by: Kim Staunton
    • Length: 6 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    When Alice Andrews, a reporter from Newark, meets Jack Russworm, a Harvard-educated doctor from Boston, she immediately senses they are from different sides of the tracks.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A nice, sweet story. Very relatable.

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-05-16

    Regular price: $19.99

    • The Itch

    • By: Benilde Little
    • Narrated by: Caroline Clay
    • Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    Abra Dixon is well educated, fashionable, and married to the perfect man. She also runs a film production company with her childhood friend, Natasha....

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Welcome to My Breakdown

    • A Memoir
    • By: Benilde Little
    • Narrated by: Benilde Little
    • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    Benilde Little once had every reason to feel on top of the world. But as illness and the aging of her parents interrupted her seemingly perfect life, she took a tailspin....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Breakdown<br />

    • By Wendy P. on 03-03-18

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Who Does She Think She Is?

    • By: Benilde Little
    • Narrated by: Lizan Mitchell, Sisi Aisha Johnson, Patricia R. Floyd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    Best-selling author Benilde Little is acclaimed for her funny and compassionate novels....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Could’ve been better

    • By CHINEQUE on 07-31-18

    Regular price: $20.99

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