Pen Name: Tara Courtney McKinney-Whitaker
Born: in Greenville, South Carolina
McKinney-Whitaker currently lives in Peoria, Illinois. She graduated with a Master's in English from Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
A native of Greenville, South Carolina, Courtney McKinney-Whitaker holds a bachelor's degree in history from the University of South Carolina Honors College, a master's of library and information science from the University of South Carolina, and a master's in English from Illinois State University. She lives in Illinois with her family.
Along with the book she has published, she also edited the book, Eunice: A Tale of Reconstruction Times in South Carolina.
The Last Sister: A Novel , University of South Carolina Press , 2014
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
The Last Sister: A Novel (Young Palmetto Books)
Release Date: 2014-09-30
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