TLC's T-Boz Authors Book

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TLC singer T-Boz (born Tionne Watkins) will publish a book of

poetry and autobiographical essays this fall, publisher HarperCollins announced

Monday (July 12). "Thoughts" also will include her replies to letters from fans, personal

photographs and a discussion about T-Boz's struggle with sickle cell anemia. In addition,

the hip-hop artist and actress will record an audio version of the book that will include

new music.