Carl Weber (born 1964) is an American author and publisher.
He owns Urban Books, a publishing company, and formerly owned Urban Knowledge, a chain of bookstores.Weber is from Jamaica, Queens, New York. He attended Virginia State University, where he received a B.S., and the University of Virginia, where he received an MBA.He published his first book, Lookin' for Luv, in 2000. Man on the Run was a Library Journal pick of the month; So You Call Yourself a Man was a Library Journal bestseller.His The Family Business series was made into a television series on BET. The first season aired in 2018. A second season set to air in 2020 was announced in 2019. Weber's novel Influence was adapted for BET Plus.
== Selected works ==
Lookin' for Luv. Dafina, 2000. ISBN 9781575666952
Married Men. Dafina, 2001.
Baby Momma Drama. Kensington/Dafina, 2003
Player Haters. Kensington/Dafina, 2004.The Preacher's Son. Kensington/Dafina, 2005.
So You Call Yourself a Man. Kensington/Dafina, 2006.
She Ain't the One. Dafina, 2006.
Something on the Side. Kensington/Dafina, 2008.
Up to No Good. Kensington/Dafina, 2009.
Big Girls Do Cry. Dafina Books, 2010.
Town between Two Lovers. Kensington/Dafina, 2010.
Choir Director. Kensington/Dafina, 2011.
The Man in 3B. Grand Central, 2013.
Man on the Run. Grand Central Publishing, 2017.
Influence. Urban Books, 2018. ISBN 9781945855078
=== The Family Business series ===
The Family Business. With Eric Pete. Urban Books, 2012. ISBN 9781601624673
The Family Business 2. With Treasure Hernandez. Urban Books, 2013. ISBN 9781601625595
The Family Business 3: The Return of Vegas. With Treasure Hernandez. Urban Books, 2014. ISBN 9781601626356
The Family Business 4. With C.N. Phillips. Urban Books, 2018. ISBN 9781622867660
== References ==
== External links ==
Carl Weber on IMDb
Interview with Access Cleveland