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Latrivia S. Nelson is the author of Ivy’s Twisted Vine (the largest modern interracial romance novel in its genre), multicultural romance bestseller Dmitry’s Closet (2010), Dmitry’s Royal Flush: Rise of the Queen (2010), President and CEO of RiverHouse Publishing LLC, and Senior Public Relations Specialist for the award-winning, highly-acclaimed firm, The Carter Malone Group (the largest female Public Relations firm in Memphis).
Nelson graduated from LeMoyne-Owen College (Memphis, TN) with honors obtaining a Bachelors Degree in business administration with a concentration in management (2003), Strayer University (Washington, DC) obtaining her MBA with a concentration in marketing (2007) and is currently pursing her Ph.D. in Criminal Justice at Capella University.
As an observer of life, Nelson has enjoyed the numerous opportunities afforded her and writes about the wonderful and interesting people and places that she has encountered in her novels. She has been highlighted in Ebony Magazine, Elite Magazine (Memphis, TN), RSVP Magazine (Memphis, TN), the Commercial Appeal Newspaper (Memphis, TN) and numerous online publications.
Ivy’s Twisted Vine first debuted in February of 2008 and has since been featured by over 500 bookstores, book clubs, individual reviewers, online publications and blogs. It has sold thousands of copies in the states and has become very popular in Europe and Japan.
Dmitry’s Closet was released in January of 2010 and has since been listed as a multicultural romance bestseller, followed by Dmitry’s Royal Flush: Rise of the Queen.
Nelson is the proud mother of two beautiful children (Jordan and Tierra) and the wife of decorated US Marine (Retired) Adam Nelson.
Nelson is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Mothers of the NILE, NAACP, the Urban League and a board member for College Bound.