Born and raised in Brooklyn, Tya Marie is the author of sixteen novels, including her debut series, A Brooklyn Love Affair: Vixen & Gino’s Story, and the Amazon Best Selling series, Grimey: Married to the King of Miami. Her writing style is a mix of urban street lit with contemporary fiction, the product creating a unique writing style that has become her signature. With a B.A. in English and a B.S. in Criminal Justice, Tya plans to infuse her past studies into her upcoming novels, giving them her own personal touch. Tya currently resides in Brooklyn and when she isn't writing she's connecting with fellow authors and fans alike.