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Carol Taylor, a former Random House book editor, has been in book publishing for over 20 years and has worked with many of today's top black writers. She is a freelance book editor, ghostwriter, and editorial consultant, a bestselling author of 10 books and an award-winning book editor.


She is the editor of the best-selling, BROWN SUGAR fiction series: BROWN SUGAR, BROWN SUGAR 2: GREAT ONE NIGHT STANDS, BROWN SUGAR 3: WHEN OPPOSITES ATTRACT, BROWN SUGAR 4: SECRET DESIRES and WANDERLUST: EROTIC TRAVEL TALES, and her debut novel THE EX CHRONICLES (March 2010). Her fiction and non-fiction have appeared in many publications. Including: BRONX BIANNUAL LITERARY JOURNAL "A Debt to Pay" edited by Miles Marshall Lewis and published by Akashic Books.  You can reach her at or become a fan of THE EX CHRONICLES and BROWN SUGAR on Facebook by clicking on the boxes below. 


Carol has been featured in Essence, Ebony, Black Enterprise, Honey, BET, Heart and Soul, The Boston Globe, The Daily News, The Chicago Sun-Times and Publisher's Weekly among many other publications. She has also appeared on BET Tonight with Ed Gordon and ABC Eyewitness News. She is working on the follow up to THE EX CHRONICLES. Click on the boxes below become a fan of THE EX CHRONICLES and BROWN SUGAR on Facebook.


Roots and Culture
Luscious Jones
Double Dutch
A Debt to Pay
My Life As An Erotica Writer
Marrying Within Your Race: Bigger Than Black and White