Raised in Chicago where she currently resides, author Phyllis Jean Robinson portrays a sense of optimism and self determination in the characters that she develops in her stories. She firmly believes that every person has the ability to determine their own destiny if they reach down inside of themselves and try.
Phyllis gets this can do spirit from her Mother Ann H. Brown who is
also an author, her mentor and her biggest cheerleader. Her daughters , Kelley Ann Baker and Belinda Laurette Jones and sons-in-law Rev. Melvin Jones and David Baker are also a big part of her cheering section.
Formerly a Chicago Public School Teacher, now retired, Phyllis has now made writing a full time career. She is a graduate of Chicago State University with a Bachelors and a Masters Degree in Education.
Never Give Up On Love/Another Chance to Love was her first book which was published in 2004 and Royalty In A Cedar Box is her newest work.