Pamela Samuels Young
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Pamela Samuels Young

Pamela Samuels Young is an attorney and award-winning author of eight mystery novels. Her most recent courtroom drama, Abuse of Discretion, tackles a troubling sexting case that gives readers a shocking look inside the juvenile justice system.

Her thriller, Anybody's Daughter, won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Fiction and was a Top Ten pick by In the Margins, the best books for at-risk teens. Pamela formerly worked as Managing Counsel, Labor and Employment Law, for Toyota and spent several years as a television news writer and associate producer. The former journalist and retired lawyer is also a natural hair enthusiast and the author of Kinky Coily: A Natural Hair Resource Guide.

Pamela received her bachelor's degree from USC and also earned graduate degrees from Northwestern University and UC Berkeley School of Law. The Compton native is a frequent speaker on the topics of sex trafficking, online safety, fiction writing, self-empowerment, and pursuing your passion.

For Pamela's full bio and to read excerpts of her books, visit www.pamelasamuelsyoung.com. Pamela loves book clubs! To invite her to your book club meeting via Skype, Facebook Live, FaceTime, Zoom, speakerphone or in person, email her at authorpamelasamuelsyoung@gmail.com.

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Best Sellers

    • Every Reasonable Doubt

    • Vernetta Henderson Series No. 1
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
    • Length: 10 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 257
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 232
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 232

    When attorneys Vernetta Henderson and Neddy McClain are tapped to take on the biggest case of their careers, they are less than thrilled about working together....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • loved Special

    • By Cynthia on 08-23-14

    Regular price: $23.08

    • Lawful Deception

    • Vernetta Henderson Series, Book 5
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 10 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67

    The beautiful Bliss Fenton won't be winning any awards for Mother of the Year. Truth is, motherhood isn't nearly as important to Bliss as the cottage industry she's created....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Legal Thriller With A Focus On Relationships...

    • By R. Pontiflet on 02-09-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Abuse of Discretion

    • Dre Thomas Series, Book 3
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 9 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 65

    Graylin Alexander is a model 14-year-old. When his adolescent curiosity gets the best of him, Graylin finds himself embroiled in a sexting scandal that threatens to ruin his life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Children being charged with adult crimes...

    • By shelley on 10-13-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Anybody's Daughter

    • Angela Evans Series, No. 2
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
    • Length: 9 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 175
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 169
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171

    Thirteen-year-old Brianna Walker is ecstatic. She's about to sneak off to meet her first real boyfriend - a boyfriend she met on Facebook....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Almost too real

    • By Mary Wilt on 01-15-15

    Regular price: $18.50

    • Buying Time

    • Angela Evans Series No. 1
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 179
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 162
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 168

    Waverly Sloan is a down-on-his-luck lawyer. But just when he's about to hit rock bottom, he stumbles upon a business with the potential to solve all of his problems....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • crazyness

    • By Cynthia on 12-07-13

    Regular price: $13.99

    • In Firm Pursuit

    • Vernetta Henderson Series No. 2
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
    • Length: 9 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 163
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 141
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 142

    Poised to make partner at a high-powered L.A. law firm, Vernetta Henderson takes on what appears to be an open-and-shut case of sexual harassment....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Characters Grow On You....Like Real People

    • By R. Pontiflet on 01-30-17

    Regular price: $18.50

    • Attorney-Client Privilege

    • Vernetta Henderson Series No. 4
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
    • Length: 10 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 85
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87

    A brutal murder, missing documents and an unscrupulous opposing counsel lead attorney Vernetta Henderson on a quest for justice - and ultimately, revenge....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • And Justice For All....

    • By R. Pontiflet on 01-27-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Murder on the Down Low

    • Vernetta Henderson Series No. 3
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 11 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 127
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 109
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 109

    Lust, lies and the law collide in… Murder on the Down Low!....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fraud and Deception: On the Down Low

    • By R. Pontiflet on 01-17-17

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Unlawful Greed

    • A Short Story
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    When a prominent L.A. lawyer is found dead in his office, the detectives assigned to solve the crime search high and low for clues....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Short Murder Mystery With An Unexpected Twist

    • By R. Pontiflet on 05-23-17

    Regular price: $3.95

    • The Setup

    • A Short Story
    • By: Pamela Samuels Young
    • Narrated by: R. C. Bray
    • Length: 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 30

    When a star running back is gunned down by a cop with a questionable history, the city of L.A. is on the verge of a racial explosion....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Police Shooting Amongst Racial Unrest

    • By R. Pontiflet on 05-23-17

    Regular price: $3.95

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