Trisha R. Thomas

Trisha R. Thomas is the highly acclaimed author known for her captivating debut novel, Nappily Ever After, which, in 2018, was adapted and released as a feature film on Netflix starring Sanaa Lathan as well as other notable actors.

The book as well as the film were nominated for NAACP Image Awards. Nappily Ever After, was chosen by Oprah Winfrey ‘O Magazine as a Book That Made A Difference. Trisha is a Literary Lion Award honoree by the King County Library Foundation. She has written 14 novels. She’s written for the Los Angeles Review of Books, Writer’s Digest, and used her depth of insight on CNN as a Cultural Analyst.

She has solidified her place among the most influential voices in contemporary fiction. Storytelling with powerful character-driven narratives define her eloquent style of literature. Trisha fearlessly explores the complexities of human relationships, delving into topics such as love, family, identity, and societal issues. Her nuanced exploration of these themes, combined with her lyrical prose and engaging plot lines, has earned her a reputation as a masterful storyteller.

The Secret Keeper of Main Street, her latest novel, accomplishes thought-provoking explorations of the human spirit and the transformative power of a healing friendship. Essence Magazine calls this novel, “Spellbinding, that encapsulates readers from the onslaught.”

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