Victoria Christopher Murray is the author of nine Essence bestselling novels, including The Ex Files; Too Little, Too Late; and Lady Jasmine. She is the winner of the African American Literary Award for Fiction and Author of the Year (Female).

She has received numerous awards including the Golden Pen Award for Best Inspirational Fiction and the Phyllis Wheatley Trailblazer Award for being a pioneer in African American Fiction. Since 2007, Victoria has won nine African American Literary Awards for best novel, best Christian fiction and Author of the Year — Female. After four nominations, Victoria finally won an NAACP Image Award in Outstanding Literary Work for her social commentary novel, Stand Your Ground.

Books in order of publication:

Temptation (Temptation # 1) – 2000

Grown Folks Business – 2003

Truth Be Told – 2004

Joy – 2005

A Sin and a Shame – 2006

The Ex Files: A Novel About Four Women and Faith – 2007

Too Little, Too Late – 2008

Diamond – 2008

India – 2008

Aaliyah (The Divas) – 2009

Veronique (The Divas) – 2009

Lady Jasmine – 2009

Sins of the Mother – 2010

The Deal, the Dance, and the Devil – 2011

Sinners & Saints – 2012

Destiny’s Divas – 2012

Scandalous – 2012

Never Say Never – 2013

Merry Ex-Mas – 2013

Forever an Ex – 2014

Fortune & Fame – 2014

Touched By An Angel – 2014

Lust (Seven Deadly Sins # 1) – 2017

Temptation: The Aftermath (Temptation # 2)

If Only for One Night – 2018

Envy (Seven Deadly Sins # 2) – 2018

Greed (Seven Deadly Sins # 3) – 2019