December 06, 2014

Charlotte Phoenix pens debut novel “Revelations”

Mt. Vernon, N.Y. – Dr. Charlotte Phoenix will sign copies of her debut novel “Revelations” at The Bookstore At Grace on Sunday, December 14, 2014 after 9:30a.m. and 11:30a.m. services. Dr. Phoenix shares America’s social evolution in her first novel.

Raised in a multi-generational family, she has always been fascinated by the stories and anecdotes of her ancestors. In “Revelations” she intertwines these stories with research and her imagination to create a fictional family saga spanning five generations. This historical fiction novel told through five generations of women’s voices provides their personal perspectives on historic events and on the political, economic and social climate in America during the time periods in which they live. 

Dr. Phoenix is president of Grace’s MOCCA Ministry. She teaches 7-9 year olds in Children's Church and offers free college counseling as part of the PSAT Prep Ministry, developed and led by Dr. Barbara Sanders. She served as a college educator and administrator for 40 years, 37 of them at Medgar Evers College and The City University of New York. She co-hosted two internationally televised courses, made numerous professional presentations, published a number of articles and a college-planning guide.

Dr. Phoenix’s book is also available online at For additional information contact Velma McKenzie-Orr at 914-664-2676 or