Rasheem Rooke was born and raised in Yonkers, NY. He is the author of the page-tuner suspense novel, Black Ribisi. He has spent his life working in colleges and universities as a student support and student affairs professional. Aside from his suit and tie experience, he’s been sought after as a spoken word artist, motivational speaker, and photographer.

Rasheem lives in Washington, DC with his wife, daughter, and the dog they adopted from a local shelter.

You can connect with Rasheem on Facebook at facebook.com/BlackRibisi or on Twitter @rasheemrooke. You canalso visit www.RasheemRooke.com for info on new releases or www.MyNovelWriting.com if you’re looking for helpful tools and tips for your own writing.