Included in the ranks of women who have written for television and have become award winning book authors, such the New York Times best seller The Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes and the New York Times best seller The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae, writer, producer, and director Stacey Evans Morgan (The Parkers) has written a novel titled A Good Thing to be released on May 23rd, 2017!
In the ‘90s, Evans Morgan was one of the few black women filling writing rooms, pushing boundaries, breaking barriers, and fighting to have our stories told. She is a veteran in the television world and has written for classic television series such as One on One, The Jamie Foxx Show, and she served as a producer and writer on the UPN hit series The Parkers for five seasons. In 2009 she sold freelance episode scripts to Tyler Perry Studios for the TBS series Meet the Browns and House of Payne. Most recently Evans Morgan served as the co-executive producer on TV One’s television series Love That Girl.
A Good Thing was published by a Brown Girl Books (BGB), a boutique publishing company with a roster of over 40 authors, with 5 imprints. BGB’s goal is to provide a voice for literary fan favorites, while introducing the next generation of authors.
Check out the summary of the novel below!
Love is patient…Love is kind… When Love finds you, it’s…A GOOD THING Pilar Davenport has it all: beauty, brains and a boss career. Oh yeah, and the man of her dreams. Life is right on schedule until her wedding plans are abruptly put on hold. While Pilar thinks her perfectly planned life is spiraling out of control, it’s actually about to fall right into place.
From California to Canada, D.C. to Paris, Pilar is on a search for her soul mate. Of course, the journey won’t be all rosy, but it won’t take long for Pilar to discover anything worth having, is going to take a little work and a whole lot of patience. Just when Pilar settles on being single….she discovers the good thing she’s been missing!
We are beyond excited to check out this novel, click HERE to pre-order your copy, and it can be found in bookstores on May, 23rd!