Between them, National Bestselling authors, ReShonda Billingsley and Victoria Christopher Murray have more than two million books in print. The dynamic duo decided to combine their respective talents in a highly popular series, in addition to their successful solo careers. So naturally, their next endeavor would be something near and dear to their hearts – helping build the next generation of authors, while at the same time, spotlighting some fan favorites. Victoria, a former successful entrepreneur, also holds an MBA from New York University. ReShonda is a former TV journalist and marketing professional with over 20 years of experience.

ReShonda is the National Bestselling Author of over 40 books, including Let The Church Say Amen, which has been made into a BET movie, directed by actress Regina King and produced by Queen Latifah.  TV One released the TV version of ReShonda’s book The Secret She Kept on July 10, 2016 and will be airing The Devil is a Lie sometime in the Fall of 2016.  ReShonda won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature in 2014 and was nominated again in 2013 and 2016.  An award-winning TV and Newspaper Journalist, the mother of three children is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. The author of both adult and teen novels, her latest novel, The Perfect Mistress, was released in July 2016. Visit her website at www.ReShondaTateBillingsley.com

With an MBA from New York University, this entrepreneur turned author is one of the country’s top African-American contemporary novelists. Victoria has more than two dozen titles. A three time NAACP Image Award nominee, Victoria is also the recipient of the Phyllis Wheatley Award and seven African American Literary Awards. Victoria’s highly popular novel, The Deal, The Dance, The Devil is currently being made into a movie. She is a much sought after ghost writer and editor, Her newest novel, Stand Your Ground, released in June 2015. Victoria is an active member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Visit her at www.victoriachristophermurray.com.