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National Book Festival

Beverly Jenkins is a best-selling author of more than 20 novels and specializes in contemporary and historical romance fiction featuring African-American and multicultural characters. Her work has received various awards including several Borders/Waldenbooks Best-Seller Awards, two Romantic Times Career Achievement Awards and a Golden Pen Award from the Black Writer’s Guild. Jenkins has been featured in national publications and has appeared as a public speaker at several universities. Her novels include “Heart of Gold,” “Night Hawk,” “Indigo,” “Bring on the Blessings” and her recent romance, “Destiny’s Captive” (HarperCollins).

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Beverly Jenkins