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 videos before they're shared on YouTube and other platforms.
Deluxe Digital, Pretty-in-Print, and Ultimate Book Box Readers have exclusive early access to book videos based on the characters from past and future GIG PowHer Press fiction books and series.
All Shawneda Readers enjoy early access to Fiction Bytes for Readers before they're published to Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and other podcast platforms.
Deluxe Digital, Pretty-in-Print, and Ultimate Book Box Readers have exclusive access to the GIG PowHer Press book podcast library.
Get to know other Shawneda readers. Take part in polls and reader contests. We're building this community together so your feedback, suggestions, and requests will shape how we connect in our private community.