9 Amazing Authors Who Are Editors
E. N. Joy, Bestselling Author & Publishing Coach
“Besides providing an enjoyable, entertaining, and literary escape that ministers to one's soul, it's also my desire to incite the reader to not only – once they've finished reading one of my books –pick up another – but to pick up a pen as well, and begin telling their own stories.”
Joylynn M. Ross, writing as BLESSEDselling Author E. N. Joy, is the author behind the New Day Divas, Still Divas, Always Divas, and Forever Divas series, all which have been called “Soap Operas in Print.” She’s an Essence Magazine Bestselling Author who wrote secular books under the names Joylynn M. Jossel and JOY. Her title, If I Ruled the World, earned a book blurb from Grammy Award-Winning Artist Erykah Badu. An All Night Man, an anthology penned with New York Times Bestselling Author Brenda Jackson, earned the Borders Bestselling African American Romance Award. Her urban fiction title, Dollar Bill, appeared in Newsweek and has been translated to Japanese. Her children’s book, The Secret Olivia Told Me, written under the name N. Joy, received a Coretta Scott King Honor from the American Library Association. The book club rights were acquired by Scholastic Books and has sold over 100,000 copies to date.
After thirteen years of being a paralegal in the insurance industry, she divorced her career as a paralegal and married her mistress and passion: writing. In 2000, she formed a publishing company (End of the Rainbow Projects, Inc. DBA Path To Publishing) where she published her own books until landing a book deal with St. Martin's Press. As an award-winning author, she has been sharing her literary expertise at conferences, workshops, and summits across the country as a well-known, respected, and sought-after literary consultant and publishing coach.
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