ReShonda Tate Billingsley


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ReShonda Tate Billingsley is a general assignment reporter for KRIV-TV, the Fox affiliate in Houston, Texas. She is the author of the nonfiction book Help! I've Turned Into My Mother! and three previous adult novels: My Brother's Keeper, for which she received the prestigious Gold Pen Award for Best New Author from the Black Writer's Alliance and the Nova Lee Nation Award from the Greater Dallas Writing Association; the national bestseller Let the Church Say Amen, chosen for Library Journal's Best of 2004 list for Christian fiction; and I Know I've Been Changed, a Main Selection of the Black Expressions Book Club.
Her previous Christian teen novels are Nothing But Drama and Blessings in Disguise, both available from Pocket Books.
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Let me begin by saying I love my life. I love being a full-time author. I love writing stories that people want to read. And I love, love, love talking to people about my characters as if they were real.

Now that that's out of the way….

People look at me and the fact that I've achieved a small level of success, and some think, 'Wow, I want that.' What they don't see is the 'unglamorous' part of b... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.32 · 16,791 ratings · 1,801 reviews · 51 distinct worksSimilar authors
I Know I've Been Changed

4.31 avg rating — 1,648 ratings — published 2006 — 10 editions
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Let the Church Say Amen

4.38 avg rating — 1,562 ratings — published 2004 — 9 editions
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Everybody Say Amen

4.43 avg rating — 1,104 ratings — published 2007 — 10 editions
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Can I Get a Witness?

4.37 avg rating — 889 ratings — published 2008 — 12 editions
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The Secret She Kept

4.36 avg rating — 939 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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The Pastor's Wife

4.39 avg rating — 570 ratings — published 2007 — 7 editions
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What's Done In the Dark

4.37 avg rating — 717 ratings — published 2014 — 6 editions
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The Devil is a Lie

4.38 avg rating — 506 ratings — published 2009 — 11 editions
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Friends & Foes

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4.40 avg rating — 515 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Say Amen, Again

4.47 avg rating — 489 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Let the Church Say Amen Everybody Say Amen Say Amen, Again
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Nothing But Drama Blessings in Disguise With Friends Like These Getting Even Fair-Weather Friends Friends 'til the End Caught Up in the Drama
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“the greatest blessing can come wrapped up in the worst trouble”
Reshonda Tate Billingsley, Blessings in Disguise

“While you saying, 'Scat, scat,' someone else is 'round the corner sayin, 'Here, kitty-kitty.”
ReShonda Tate Billingsley, What's Done In the Dark

“Love needs time, and time is the air love breathes, and people have no time.”
ReShonda Tate Billingsley, What's Done In the Dark

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