||Nina is originally from Jamaica, New York. Having lived all over the country, she considers herself a citizen of America. She graduated from Hunter Colllege and Baruch College and earned a graduate literary fiction certificate from the University of Washington. She has authored four novels, the second of which, Get Some Love, will be published by HarperCollins/Avon books this summer. She also co-authored one non-fiction book entitlted Do The Write Thing: 7 Steps to Publishing Success. She has also written columns for BlackWords Online and an occasionally review for Black Issues Book Review.