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Gabrielle Unions: We're Going to Need More Wine

Grab your favorite glass of wine, and get ready to laugh, cry and relate in ways that only a woman can, through the life of actress Gabrielle Union.





Author: Gabrielle Union
Published by:
Harper Collins Publishers

     This book was like sitting down with your girlfriends, sipping on glasses of wine, or my favorite Jack and Coke, and having an open and honest conversation about life.
 As a woman, reading Gabrielle Unions story helped me grasp how much we all have in common as women. She talks about her childhood, growing up in both California and Nebraska, and the balance of becoming a woman through her school experiences.
She gets right into her sexual encounters, the time she was raped, which would forever change her life and her current fight in sexual assault advocacy, politics and growing up in the movie industry. She does it all with integrity and lots of humor.
 As a woman of color her experiences in dealing with racism, color-ism and being stereotyped, made me feel like i've known her all my life. Like she's just one of my girlfriends speaking freely and openly.

    Gabrielle Monique Union-Wade is an American who's career started n the 1990s. She stared in movies like She's All That10 Things I Hate About You and the classic favorite  the 2000 teen comedy film Bring It On. After. would play the female lead in the short-lived CBS medical drama series City of Angels later that year.
 Union ha been in a number of romantic comedies, but In 2013, Union began starring as lead character in the BET drama series Being Mary Jane, for which she has received critical acclaim and an NAACP Image Award. You may also know her as the wife of NBA player Dwyane Wade.

    This memoir is a great read for anyone who is a fan of Gabrielle Union. You'll find out more about her than you have ever known before. 
 Even if you are not familiar with her work, you will still find it fascinating as her life itself is intriguing, comical and very real.
 As far as readability, its written in a series of short stories or essays, so it's easy and enjoyable to read. Its raw, cuss words throughout and honest commentary that takes you on a roller coaster of moments and feeling.
 Thus, "We're going to need more wine" is highly appropriate.
A good read for ages 21+

This book is also:
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER, Nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Named a Best Book of the Year by The Root and Chosen by Emma Straub as a Best New Celebrity Memoir
     Overall, Union's memoir reminds us of the importance of confidence, self-awareness, and the power of sharing truth, laughter, and support.

  You can find this book on Amazon for around $17 dollars, or on Kindle for $13 dollars. The price point on this book ranges depending on the site, any where from $15 to $25 dollars. You can also preview the book on Google before purchasing.

 You can find her under Gabrielle Union on all social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter. She also has a clothing line with Woman's clothing company 'New York and Company'.
For more on her career you can go to: www.imdb.com/name/nm0005517/


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