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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Robyn Williams  

Pen Name: None


Born: in Chicago, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

Robyn Williams lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Because reading and writing is a passion of hers, Robyn founded the Bestow Foundation, a not-for-profit Literacy Organization where she is Executive Director. The Bestow Foundation’s Mission is to cultivate a literate nation by leveraging the power of the family as a means for economic empowerment and community transformation. The Bestow Foundation is dedicated to improving the literacy skills of Chicago-area adults and families.

Published Works

  • Preconceived Notions, Lushena Books, 1999
  • A Twist of Fate, Lushena Books, 2001
  • A Fool's Paradise, Lushena Books, 2008

Selected Titles At Your Library

Preconceived notions /
ISBN: 1930097018. OCLC Number:

Lushena Books,. Chicago, IL :. ©1994.

This novel explores the passions, desires, and fears that erupt when a beautiful, fiery black woman and a "strong black man" fall in love.

A twist of fate /
ISBN: 1930097344. OCLC Number:

Lushena Books,. Chicago, Ill. :. 2000, ©1999.

A fool's paradise /
ISBN: 1930097956. OCLC Number:

Lushena Books, Inc.,. Bensenville, ILL. :. 2008.



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