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Powerful African-American Memoir Debuts as #1 New Release

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New York City, Nov 23, 2020 ( - SRPR Consulting Firm

Shari A. Roberts



Attorney Carlos E. Moore's New Powerful Memoir Debuts as #1 New Release 

"I could not have that flag displayed behind me as I attempted to administer justice," Carlos E. Moore, co-author and one of The Five Brothers, states as he recounts his first day of becoming the first African-American Municipal Judge Pro Tem for the city of Clarksdale, Mississippi. Carlos ordered officials to remove the state flag from his courtroom as it did not represent justice for people of color. His powerful leadership in fighting for justice is evident throughout his new compelling memoir, recounting his life as a Black man in a world meant to act against him.


Carlos E. Moore describes the now-retired Mississippi state flag that disturbingly held the Confederate emblem as representing "the subjugation of my people, lynchings, murder, and enslavement." He continued to state, "We're supposed to honor that flag in spite of what it stands for? My little daughter is expected to honor that flag? No." Mississippi became the last state to retire the flag. From finding out heart-wrenching news at only 8-years-old to opening his own law firm, Carlos captivates readers through his journey in becoming a successful black man in America.


On November 17th, The Five Brothers: Our Journeys to Successful Careers in Law & Medicine became available to the public on Amazon, and on November 18th soared to become #1 for Top 100 New Releases for Two-Hour Biography & Memoir Short Reads (Kindle Edition), the next day at #10 for Top 100 Best Sellers for Two-Hour Biography & Memoir Short Reads (Kindle Edition), and the following day at #8 for Top 100 New Releases for Two-Hour Self-Help Short Reads (Kindle Edition).


The Five Brothers: Our Journeys to Successful Careers in Law & Medicine chronicles the lives of five African-American men pursuing and conquering their educational and professional goals. The Five Brothers set lasting and practical examples of where hard work, determination, and faith can lead. As they go from boys to men, their compelling stories will inspire, encourage, and empower readers no matter the age or career path. The Five Brothers, related not by blood but by bond, are fiercely determined to make a difference in the lives of others adhering to their twist to the Golden Rule and doing what they wish others had done for them. 


Carlos E. Moore, a Moss Point, Mississippi native, is a Civil Rights Attorney, President-Elect of the National Bar Association, and managing partner of The Cochran Firm - Mississippi Delta.  In July of 2017, Carlos became the first African-American Municipal Judge Pro Tem for the City of Clarksdale, Mississippi. In May of 2020, he became the first African-American Municipal Judge Pro Tem for the City of Grenada, Mississippi. On his first day, he ordered officials to remove the Mississippi State Flag with the Confederate emblem from his courtroom because it did not represent justice for people of color. His continued efforts in having the state flag retired was finally a success on November 3rd, 2020 when Mississippi approved its new state flag with a magnolia blossom in the center.


Carlos is very active in several bar associations (ie. National Bar Association (NBA), American Bar Association, etc) as well as his community (ie. 100 Black Men of Grenada, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc, etc). In 2012, Moore was named a Top 100 White House Fellows Regional Finalist, also named Young Lawyer of the Year by the NBA. In September of 2020, African Leadership Magazine named Carlos one of the Top 100 Most Influential African-American Leaders in the United States. Married to the former Natalie Herrington of Grenada, the Moore's are the proud parents of one daughter, Avery Nicole, and active members of the Abundant Life Assembly in Grenada where Carlos serves as General Counsel. You can follow Carlos on social media: Facebook (, Twitter (@EsquireMoore), Instagram (@JudgeCarlosMoore), and LinkedIn ( 


You can purchase the book on Amazon: (also available as an E-book).


For more information on The Five Brothers, as well as when they will be holding a book signing event, you can follow their Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn @TheF1veBrothers. To book Carlos for an interview, panel discussion, or as a motivational speaker, please send your inquiries to




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