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Terry McMillan      

NY Times Best-Selling Author

Terry McMillan is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of I Almost Forgot About You, Waiting to Exhale, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, A Day Late and a Dollar Short, The Interruption of Everything, I Almost Forgot About You, and the editor of Breaking Ice: An Anthology of Contemporary African-American Fiction. Four of Ms. McMillan’s novels have been made into movies: Waiting to Exhale (Twentieth Century Fox, 1995); How Stella Got Her Groove Back (Twentieth Century Fox, 1998); Disappearing Acts (HBO Pictures, 1999); and A Day Late and a Dollar Short (Lifetime, 2014). Her new novel, It’s Not All Downhill From Here, will be published March 31, 2020.

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An Evening with Terry McMillan

Speaking from the Heart

The Power of Sisterhood: Be the Author of Your Life


Book World: Terry McMillan talks about her new novel, 'Who Asked ...

Terry McMillan's new novel, “Who Asked You?,” centers on Betty Jean, a woman in her mid-50s whose problems are threatening to overwhelm her. Her husband ...

Terry McMillan's characters wrestle with middle-age dilemmas in ...

Betty Jean Butler is a woman who does too much. By day, she delivers room service at a declining hotel. At home, her husband of 37 years, Lee David, has ...

Terry McMillan addresses affairs of the heart - Los Angeles Times

"Who Asked You?" is Terry McMillan's eighth book, and it is a corker: a long, smooth, Indian-summer cocktail. For all the racy, scandalous pleasures in books  ...

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