is an award-winning, multi-genre writer and the debut author of the acclaimed novel describes the book as " Kayti Nika Raet for Readers' Favorite declares the book A tale full of redemption and love ... A fascinating, expertly written debut."
McGhee received the:
2017 Honor Book at the Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA) Self-Publishing Literary Awards in the category of Fiction
2016 Jessie Redmon Fauset Book Award in the category of First Fiction
2016 BIG Greater Orange County Chapter/Amber Communications Group, Inc. 4th Annual Literary Award
2016 Honorable Mention in the Writer's Digest Self-Published Book Awards in the category of Mainstream Literary Fiction
2014 Finalist in the 2014 William Faulkner - William B. Wisdom Creative Writing Competition in the Novel-in-Progress Category
2014 Honorable Mention for the Penelope Niven Creative Nonfiction Award in the International Literary Awards presented by Salem College
McGhee's writings have appeared in a variety of publications such as the bestselling anthology "Nothing But the Truth So Help Me God: 51 Women Reveal the Power of Positive Female Connection", "Reflections Literary and Arts Magazine", "BOMB Magazine", and "Tidal Basin Review". She is the co-founder of the Literacy Empowerment Action Project, a nonprofit that provides innovative literacy, school improvement, and youth development programming to expand educational opportunities globally. In addition, she is an Ambassador for the National Museum of African-American History and Culture. McGhee graduated from Catholic University Law School and Georgetown University and currently lives in Washington, DC.