I'm Shawneda, childhood bookworm transformed into a lifelong bookblerd. Reading books as a child protected my empathy, showed me a world bigger than my home, and empowered me to get the help needed to overcome the challenges encountered as a teen in foster care.
This is a dedicated space to connect with other Shawneda Readers and me. Whether you receive your books from your favorite retailer or the GIG PowHer Book Box, this site is for you.
This is a safe space free from pixels and ad tracking. Check out what's waiting for you as a member.
GIG PowHer Book Box Readers receive all new GIG PowHer Press books released during your membership. Your books ship automatically in the format of your choice.
Formats available include eBook, autographed Paperback, and autographed Ethiopian Coptic Stitch.
All Shawneda Readers enjoy early access to PowHer Besties video series before they're shared on YouTube and other platforms.
GIG PowHer Press Book Box Club Readers have exclusive early access to all book video series and the GIG PowHer Press book podcast audio library which will include the Natural Sistahs, GIG PowHer, and future ficiton series read by Shawneda.
All Shawneda Readers enjoy exclusive access to future character creation during the writing process on this blog. Meet the ladies who'll be saving the world in the new cyber crime thriller and cozy mystery series in development before everyone else does on Shawneda.com and other platforms.
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My Crowning Glory, Natural Sistahs, Book #1
"I thoroughly enjoyed this book and immediately bought book #2."
Angelie Wilson, 5⭐GoodReads
I Am Not My Hair, Natural Sistahs, Book #2
"I loved this book! I can't wait for book 3! The characters really came alive! I can't wait to see what happens next!"
Angelie Wilson, 5⭐on GoodReads