Carol Taylor, a former Random House editor, has been in book publishing for over 18 years. A bestselling author of seven books and an award-winning book editor, she is the editor of the 4-book bestselling Brown Sugar series, Wanderlust: Erotic Travel Tales, and the novel The Ex Chronicles. She has been featured in Essence, Ebony, Black Enterprise, Honey, BET, Heart and Soul, The Boston Globe, The Daily News, The Chicago Sun-Times, Dwell and Publisher's Weekly, among many other publications. She has also appeared on BET Tonight with Ed Gordon and ABC Eyewitness News. For more information visit:   

Pynk, a former Fox TV news reporter and talk show host, is the bestselling author of ten mainstream novels under her birth name, and four erotic novels under her pseudonym, Pynk; Erotic City, Sexaholics, Sixty-Nine, and Politics.Escorts.Blackmail., and the anthology, The Heat of the Night, four of which were nominated for African American Literary Awards. She was named YOUnity's Fastest Rising Literary Star, and her titles have been voted Best Reads by Black Expressions, and Best Books by the Sankofa Literary Society. Pynk's mission is to promote positive, guilt-free sexual awareness among women. Visit Pynk at