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The Lit Bit Celebrates Women’s History Month (March 6, 2012)

Welcome to Women’s History Month!  So often we African Americans complain that the preceding month of February, Black History Month, is the shortest month of the year.  That may be, but I love this time of year since it gives me an annual excuse to celebrate Black women in history for both February and March.  Yes, I know Black History and women should be celebrated 365, but historical markers created to celebrate special people are just the American way.

Taking Over Wall Street with Books by Charisse Carney-Nunes (November 2011)

Wall Street is in for another invasion… no, not just more protestors armed with demands, but avid readers and celebrity-seekers armed with books! The 2011 National Book Awards, the last big book awards event of the year, is taking place on November 16 in New York at the famous Cipriani Club 55 restaurant on Wall Street…;


Charisse Carney-NunesCharisse Carney-Nunes is the award-winning author of several children’s books including, I Am Barack Obama, I Dream For You A World, and Nappy. She is also a literary advocate, and the Executive Producer of The Book Look a webseries airing here on