E. N. Joy
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E. N. Joy

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 coined "Soap Operas in Print." She is 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 her a book blurb from Grammy Award-Winning Artist, Erykah Badu. An All Night Man, an anthology she penned with New York Times Bestselling Author Brenda Jackson, earned the Borders bestselling African American romance award. Her Urban Fiction title, Dollar Bill (Triple Crown Publications), appeared in Newsweek and has been translated to Japanese.

After thirteen years of being a paralegal in the insurance industry, E. N. Joy divorced her career and married her mistress and her passion; writing. In 2000, she formed her own publishing company where she published her books until landing a book deal with St. Martin's Press. This award winning author has been sharing her literary expertise on conference panels in her home town of Columbus, Ohio as well as cities across the country. She also conducts publishing/writing workshops for aspiring writers.

Her children's book titled The Secret Olivia Told Me, written under the name N. Joy, received a Coretta Scott King Honor from the American Library Association. The book was also acquired by Scholastic Books and has sold almost 100,000 copies. Elementary and middle school children have fallen in love with reading and creative writing as a result of the readings and workshops E. N. Joy instructs in schools nationwide.

In addition, she is the artistic developer for a young girl group named DJHK Gurls. She pens original songs, drama skits and monologues for the group that deal with messages that affect today's youth, such as bullying.

After being the first content development editor for Triple Crown Publications and ten years as the acquisitions editor for Carl Weber's Urban Christian imprint, E. N. Joy now does freelance editing, ghostwriting, write-behinds and literary consulting. Her clients have included New York Times Bestselling authors, entertainers, aspiring authors, as well as first-time authors. Some notable literary consulting clients include actor Christian Keyes, singer Olivia Longott and Reality Television star Shereé M. Whitfield.

You can visit BLESSEDselling Author E. N. Joy at www.enjoywrites.com or email her at enjoywrites@aol.com.

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Best Sellers

    • She Who Finds a Husband

    • Urban Books
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Joyce Griffen
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    What was the pastor of New Day Temple of Faith thinking, approving the creation of the New Day Singles Ministry....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Exceptional

    • By Money Boykin on 03-10-19

    Regular price: $19.95

    • And You Call Yourself a Christian

    • Urban Books
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Cindy CA Pereira
    • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 83

    As an all-out war takes place between Unique's birth mother and the woman who raised her, will Unique have any support while she fights for her life behind bars?...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great book

    • By Slim on 07-12-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • More Than I Can Bear

    • Always Divas Series, Book 2
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Youlanda Burnett
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 45

    In More Than I Can Bear, Paige must decide if she is going to allow herself to drown in the storms she finds herself in, or catch hold of the lifesaver God extends to her....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good Book...need more Readers

    • By Tapikee Pittman on 10-28-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Love, Honor or Stray

    • New Day Divas, Book 3
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Sharell Palmer
    • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    Now that Deborah has finally let go of the past that haunted her for so many years, is she ready to grab hold of love? Find out....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Lady of the House

    • Book Three of the Forever Divas Series
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Cindy C. A. Pereira
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    A woman of the cloth would have to be certifiably nuts to agree to go on a reality dating show in order to find a husband....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • I Ain't Me No More

    • Book One of the Always Diva Series
    • By: E. N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Diana Luke
    • Length: 9 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 111

    Helen wasn't just born the devious vixen of New Day Temple of Faith....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • This Can't Be Life

    • By Readers Paradise on 07-29-14

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Sunday Only Christian

    • Still Divas
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Tyra Kennedy
    • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    What kind of woman wants a man so badly that she'd be willing to lie to get him? What if that lie includes denying the fact that she has a child?....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome story

    • By Kindle Customer on 10-24-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • When All Is Said and Prayed

    • Forever Diva Series, Book 1
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Leanne Thompson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    It ain't easy being saved, sanctified, and single. Try being a once divorced, now widowed single mother of two on top of that. Thank God, the Lord built Paige Vanderdale to be able to bear all of those titles without becoming weary to the point of giving up....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome

    • By Antoinette D. Williams on 07-03-19

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Trying to Stay Saved

    • New Day Divas
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Sharell Palmer Schwarzer
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Lorain is back from her sabbatical, and although God didn't reveal to her all that she wanted him to regarding her past, she refuses to just let things be....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I'm still listening!

    • By Starr on 03-24-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Been There Prayed That

    • New Day Divas Series, Book 2
    • By: E.N. Joy
    • Narrated by: Sharell Palmer Schwarzer
    • Length: 7 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Mother Doreen has left New Day Temple of Faith in Malvonia, Ohio, and moved to Kentucky to help her diabetic sister....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great!!!

    • By S. Walker on 04-28-19

    Regular price: $19.95

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