"[A] protagonist with just the right combination of guts and compassion."
– Detroit Free Press
"[An] author who's got it going on. . . . Her imaginative wordsmithing. . . really does sing."
– Kirkus Reviews
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Yolanda Joe is the bestselling author of several novels including My Fine Lady, The Hatwearer's Lesson, and Hit Time. A former television and radio producer, she is the author of two mysteries under the pen name Ardella Garland. A graduate of Yale University and the Columbia University School of Journalism, she lives in Chicago. She teaches writing at the City Colleges of Chicago.