Yolonda Tonette Sanders

Yolonda Tonette Sanders took a leap of faith by resigning from her job with the State of Ohio to focus more on writing. It was a leap that she has never regretted, as several of her novels have been published, including Soul Matters, Secrets of a Sinner, and In Times of Trouble. All of her books have appeared on Essence’s bestseller list. Currently, Yolonda resides in Columbus, Ohio, and is the loving wife of David, proud mother of Tre and Tia, and joyful caregiver of her mother, Wilene.

Books by this Author

Shadow of Death
In Times of Trouble
Day of Atonement
Wages of Sin

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Thanks to Tony Horton from P90X, I find myself saying "Do your best and forget the rest," a lot.

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

A. Teaching college classes

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Chicken or pizza. I can't decide. Maybe I would have chicken pizza so I could have the best of both worlds!

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Michael Scofield from the television series, Prison Break.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. I don't like to see people eat meals without washing their hands or at least putting on hand sanitizer. I'm not sure this is the biggest, but it is definitely up there!

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