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Terry McMillan

Best-selling Author
Terry McMillan made her fiction debut with Mama, which won both the Doubleday New Voices in Fiction Award and the American Book Award. She is also the author of best-selling novels, including Waiting to Exhale, A Day Late and a Dollar Short, and Getting to Happy. She has been recognized with an NAACP Image Award and the Essence Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in Literature. She lives in Los Angeles.