Queenie, by Candice Carty-Williams

Black Women Connect 2020 Reading List Bridget Jones’s Diary meets Americanah in this disarmingly honest, boldly political, and truly inclusive novel that will speak to anyone who has gone looking for love and found something very different in its place. Queenie Jenkins is a 25-year-old Jamaican British woman living in London, straddling two cultures and slotting neatly into

Books & Bruch, October 10 2019

Join us for our  2019 Books & Brunch event!  Cocktails, music, fantastic food, curated gifts,  and the opportunity to meet acclaimed Toronto Black Writers. Created by Black Women For Black Women so that Black women in Toronto  can come together in a luxury setting surrounded by amazing women, good food and an abundance of #blackgirlmagic. Buy Tickets: Meet

Black Women Connect Brunch

Our Brunch is designed specifically to celebrate and connect beautiful black women and ensure they have a wonderful time including gourmet food, carefully crafted coctails, fabulous music, engaging authors and speakers. We are bringing together a community of Black Women with a love of living their best life, fashion, booze, beauty, coctails and of course books in a supportive, fun and elegant setting. Allowing them to network in a safe haven where they can chill, chat and connect meaningfully with each other.

black women connect book club february meeting

February Book Club Meeting

  Thank you to all the Queens who came out last night, the discussion of The Hate U Give was powerful and somewhat heartbreaking to me. Specifically, as I listen to us talk about the outright racism and microaggressions that we face on an almost daily basis I remember Khalil saying that “Thug Life” refers

January Book Club Meeting

  Oh what a night! Thank you everyone who came out last night, it was so beautiful. I loved the energy in the room, the thoughtful discussion of the book including your amazing insights. Many thanks to our Brunch planning committee for the great ideas (we will share details shortly), thanks to all for the