Victoria Christopher Murray

Victoria Christopher Murray is the author of more than twenty novels including: The Ex Files, Lady Jasmine, The Deal, the Dance, and the Devil, and Stand Your Ground which was named a Library Journal Best Book of the Year. Winner of the African American Literary Award for Fiction and Author of the Year (Female), Murray is also a two-time NAACP Image Award Nominee for Outstanding Fiction. She splits her time between Los Angeles and Washington, DC. Visit her website at

Books by this Author

A Blessing & a Curse
Her Daughter's Father
Stand Your Ground
Forever an Ex
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. When someone shows you who they are - believe them!

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Procrastination - it's a new flaw, since I've gotten older.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Teaching! I love teaching writing!

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Endless Love, Rock with You, Butterflies, Zoom and Brickhouse

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Selling over 100,000 copies of each of my novels. Because selling that many books is a talent, indeed!

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