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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Erika J. Kendrick  

Pen Name: Erika Kendrick

Genre: Fiction

Born: 1974 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Website -- http://erikakendrick.com
-- Erika J. Kendrick on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=erika+j.+kendrick


Illinois Connection

She was born in Chicago, Illinois and received her MBA from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Erika J. Kendrick is the host of ''Girltalk'', a weekly online radio show. She has worked as a marketer and promoter for J Records, in marketing and as a sales executive for Island Def Jam and as a professional NBA cheerleader for the Chicago Bulls' Luvabulls team.


Speaking Engagements

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Appetite :
ISBN: 9780345514844. OCLC Number: 430226505

One World/Ballantine Books,. .

MANY CULTURES - ONE WORLD With her exotic looks and killer body, Kennedy Lee is a rising star in the reality TV and soap opera worlds. Now she's really hit the big time and landed a role on the hugely popular daytime drama America's Next Sweetheart. As this great news coincides with Kennedy's birthday, her friends take her out for a wild night on the town. So wild, in fact, that the next morning Kennedy wakes up with a hard-bodied hunk in her bed, a vicious headache, and no recollection of how this gorgeous guy ended up beside her'naked. Not only that, but it's her first day at the new gig, and Page Six has already chronicled her previous night's exploits, calling her America's Next Lush. Now Kennedy must endure dirty looks on the set, abuse from the soap's bitchy diva, and the shocker that the guy who broke her five-year celibacy streak is none other than her co-star, Jesse James. As she battles catty actors, snarky production assistants, malicious gossip, and her growing appetite for food and sex, she struggles to fit in, find her true Prince Charming, and eat a slice of red velvet cake without any guilt. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Confessions of a rookie cheerleader
ISBN: 9781428143623. OCLC Number: 137292938

Recorded Books,. .

After Hannah's fianceĢ is caught cheating, she leaves him to pursue her cheerleading dream, while still working at RockStar Records. And Hannah will deal firsthand with Cheerleader Rule #1: Don't fall in love with a player.