Vanessa Williams to write motivational book
London: Singer-actress Vanessa Williams is writing a motivational book for women with her mother.
The "Desperate Housewives" star has signed a deal with Gotham Books to write about family, fear, success and loss and she`s enlisted her mother, Helen Tinch Williams, to help, reports contactmusic.com. Williams` mother is a retired, award-winning music teacher.
The book, which is yet untitled, is slated for a 2012 release.