Nick Chiles

Author & Journalist

The Rejected Stone Makes “The Power List”

Posted by on Oct 30, 2013

I am pleased to announce that “The Rejected Stone” debuts at # 4 on the hardcover non-fiction list for Fall 2013.

The Power List is a quarterly compilation of best-selling books written or read by African Americans. The Power List is a joint project of, and, three Web sites which have promoted African-American literature for more than a decade.

The Power List is compiled by collecting data from online book sellers, random samples on relevant Facebook pages, and a quarterly survey of 1,200 African-American book clubs. The list is released on the fourth Monday in the month following each calendar quarter.

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“The Rejected Stone” Is a NY Times Bestseller!

Posted by on Oct 2, 2013

“The Rejected Stone” Is a NY Times Bestseller!

Less than a week after its publication date, The Rejected Stone hit the New York Times bestsellers list, appearing on the Hardcover Nonfiction List at No. 21.

The Rev and I thank everyone who has supported this book so vigorously and we hope to keep the momentum going. We’ve just gotten word that Rev. Sharpton will be sitting down with Oprah Winfrey—so hopefully we’ll keep marching up the list.

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