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New Book! The Bacteria of Hurt: Innocence by Paula Lett

The Bacteria of Hurt: Book 1: Innocence By Paula Lett ON SALE NOW! Poignant and humorous, joyous and devastating, this coming of age story chronicles the pandemic of pain and one little girl’s search for an elusive cure. P.L. Publishing Inc. is happy to announce the release of author Paula …read more →

InHonor Of...Black History Month

Feb. 17 In Honor of Gina Prince-Bythewood

Gina Prince-Bythewood (born Gina Maria Prince) June 10, 1969 — Screenwriter and Director Credits include Love & Basketball, Disappearing Acts, and The Life of Bees (adapted from Sue Monk Kidd) For more information: http://www.tft.ucla.edu/profiles/social/gina-prince-bythewood/ http://www.thegrio.com/black-history/thegrios-100/thegrios-100-gina-prince-bythewood.php http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0697656/bio http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gina_Prince-Bythewood

InHonor Of...Black History Month

Feb. 10 In Honor of John H. Johnson

John H. Johnson January 19, 1918 – August 8, 2005 African American Entrepreneur and Publisher Started the first commercially successful black magazine, The Negro Digest, in 1942 Later produced the more successful Ebony (1945) and Jet (1951) magazines For more information: Ebony, March 1982, p. 129  (searchable in Google Books) …read more →

InHonor Of...Black History Month

Feb. 4 In Honor of Mark Whitaker

In this Black History Month, we honor: Mark Whitaker September 7, 1957 — Journalist, Writer, Editor, Vice President Author of memoir My Long Trip Home Newsweek‘s First Black Editor, and the first African American to lead a national news magazine For more information: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/07/books/my-long-trip-home-by-mark-whitaker-review.html Whitaker: Newsweek's first black editor http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mark_Whitaker_%28CNN%29

InHonor Of...Black History Month

Feb. 3: In Honor of Elsie B. Washington

Elsie B. Washington December 28, 1942 – May 5, 2009 Journalist, Writer and Editor Author of Entwined Destinies Considered the first contemporary African American Romance novel For more information: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=104792999 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elsie_B._Washington