Yolanda Joe is the bestselling author of several novels including My Fine Lady, The Hatwearer’s Lesson, and Hit Time. A former television and radio producer, she is the author of two mysteries under the pen name Ardella Garland. A graduate of Yale University and the Columbia University School of Journalism, she lives in Chicago. She teaches writing at the City Colleges of Chicago.
Yolanda is pictured with AALBC’s Founder Troy Johnson during the 2000 Go-On-Girl Book Club National Convention held, that year, in Chicago, IL.