Monica Richardson writes romance based in the Caribbean Islands. Her debut romance title, AN ISLAND AFFAIR, was released in April of 2015. The second title in that series, A YULETIDE AFFAIR, released in December of 2015, and the third book, Second Chance Seduction in July 2016. She's currently penning the fourth book in the Talbots of Harbour Islands series. Stay tuned.
Her alter-ego, Monica McKayhan currently has 11 titles in print. Four are adult novels, and 7 are young adult titles. The first book in her young adult series, Indigo Summer, was the launch title for Harlequin’s imprint, Kimani TRU which made its debut in January of 2007. That same year in May, Indigo Summer snagged the #7 position on the Essence bestsellers list, another first for Kimani Press. It also appeared on the bestsellers list in the May 2007 issue of Black Issues Book Review (BIBR). Indigo Summer appeared on the American Library Association (ALA)’s list of 2008, 2009 & 2010 Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers. Monica's young adult title, Ambitious, appeared on the ALA's list of 2013 Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults. In 2009, Monica received a film option from Karat Films for the first five books in the INDIGO SUMMER series. She also penned her first romance novel, Tropical Fantasy in 2013.