DJGBC Authors Spotlight: National Bestselling Author & Publisher Sevyn McCray

pizap.com14285565507411Sevyn McCray is an Atlanta, Georgia native. She was raised on the Westside of Atlanta, where she attended both elementary and high school. Always having a love for reading anything that she could get her hands on, she starting writing short stories and poems. Sevyn was urged to enter an essay contest by her fifth grade teacher that was sponsored by the city’s Department of Public Safety. After winning her first contest, she continued to enter them and win them every month until she finished elementary school.
pizap.com14285539622762Writing became second nature and soon she was tutoring peers and assisting her teachers with grading English papers. Sevyn McCray joined the journalism club and had her own advice column as well as writing articles weekly. By the time she finished high school she knew that writing is what she wanted to do. Majoring in English education and criminal justice, Sevyn continued using her writing skills as a peer tutor all throughout her education. pizap.com14285538867791Using her writing, proofreading and editing skills, she tackled corporate america. She now resides south of Atlanta with her two children. Hard at work finishing her Masters in Creative Writing and in the lab, juggling between working at her newly formed publishing company Peach Dollhouse Publications co-owned with fellow author Chanel Smith (which is an imprint of SBR publications) and writing.
91Cvb6NweZL._SL1500_Her novel “The Real Block Wives of Atlanta” made it to the number #1 spot in African American fiction and stayed there for three weeks straight. It was published by SBR publications and it is currently available for download as well as in paperback along with her debut novel “What Da Lick Read? The Triple Cross” l.  *Check her out and stay abreast of everything Sevyn at http://www.sevynmccray.com or http://www.peachdollhouse.com

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