ReShonda Tate Billingsley
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ReShonda Tate Billingsley

I am a former news reporter and anchor, who now writes books full-time. I'm the author of 35-plus books and a mother to three. My sophomore novel, Let the Church Say Amen, has been made into a movie, directed by actress Regina King and produced by Queen Latifah's Flava Unit, Royal Ties Productions and Bobcat Films. (Oh, and I do make my film debut as well! Look for me in the church scene!)Honored to have won the 2012 NAACP Image Award for Say Amen, Again and been nominated again in 2013. I am also the cofounder of Brown Girls Books, a boutique publishing company with over 20 authors. I'm also a proud University of Texas at Austin graduate. Not only do I love writing, I love reading almost as much!

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    • The Devil Is a Lie

    • By: Reshonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
    • Length: 6 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    All that glitters isn't gold in this new compelling tale of love, money, and divorce gone wrong from award-winning and number one Essence best-selling author ReShonda Tate Billingsley....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Makes me think twice about playing the lottery

    • By Cristi Williams on 03-28-19

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    • The Pastor's Wife

    • By: ReShonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
    • Length: 6 hrs and 11 mins
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    Most men barely survive one mother, but Terrance Ellis has three: his aunts. His grandmother Essie's sisters lovingly raised him after Essie died in a tragic accident. They made sure that troubled young Terrance got on the right path and made something of his life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining

    • By Avid reader on 03-08-19

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    • The Book in Room 316

    • By: ReShonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Will Blagrove, Almarie Guerra, Roger Casey, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
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    Number-one national best-selling and award-winning author ReShonda Tate Billingsley delivers another moving, evocative, and timely novel about how a small seed of hope can change the course of one’s life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I am still in awe!!!!

    • By sharonrich66 on 08-13-18

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    • Let the Church Say Amen

    • Say Amen Series, Book 3
    • By: Reshonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
    • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
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    Reverend Simon Jackson has always felt destined to lead and he's done a good job of it, transforming his small Houston church into one of the most respected and renowned in the region. But while the good Reverend's been busy tending his flock, his family's gone astray....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I loved it!!!

    • By Alethea on 03-14-19

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    • Everybody Say Amen

    • Say Amen Series
    • By: Reshonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
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    Gold Pen Award-winning author ReShonda Tate Billingsley returns to the Houston congregation of her number-one Essence magazine best seller, Let the Church Say Amen, in this warm and powerful sequel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow

    • By kymalee on 03-28-19

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    • Say Amen, Again

    • Say Amen Series, Book 3
    • By: Reshonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
    • Length: 5 hrs and 55 mins
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    As the First Lady of Zion Hill, Rachel is not only Pastor Lester Adams's pregnant wife - she's currently going toe-to-toe with Lester's onetime mistress, congregant Mary Richardson, who is also pregnant. Her baby may or may not be Lester's, but Mary's doing all she can to win sympathy....

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    • Love this family!!

    • By C on 01-30-19

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    • Friends & Foes

    • By: ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Victoria Christopher Murray
    • Narrated by: Patricia R. Floyd
    • Length: 9 hrs and 14 mins
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    Now that Rachel Jackson Adams’s husband has won the coveted position of president of the American Baptist Coalition, Jasmine Larson Bush has concocted a scheme....

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    • Some can never stay out of trouble!

    • By Angel on 03-24-14

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    • Seeking Sarah

    • A Novel
    • By: ReShonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
    • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
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    From the time Brooke Green was seven years old, she has lived with the pain of losing her mother....

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    • What's done in this he dark Always come to light!

    • By Barbara on 09-20-17

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    • Fortune & Fame

    • By: ReShonda Tate Billingsley, Victoria Christopher Murray
    • Narrated by: Patricia R. Floyd
    • Length: 9 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Rachel and Jasmine know their own pasts are murky, but they’ll seem like choir girls when the secrets and sins of the others come to light....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By: ReShonda Tate Billingsley
    • Narrated by: Nicole Small
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
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    She can uncover the biggest celebrity secrets, but now Maya Morgan's hottest story ever is way too up close and personal....

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