Individual Author Record
General InformationC:YA Fiction Born: in Greenville, South Carolina Sites:
Illinois ConnectionMcKinney-Whitaker currently lives in Peoria, Illinois. She graduated with a Master's in English from Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationA native of Greenville, South Carolina, Courtney McKinney-Whitaker holds a bachelor's degree in history from the University of South Carolina Honors College, a master's of library and information science from the University of South Carolina, and a master's in English from Illinois State University. She lives in Illinois with her family.Along with the book she has published, she also edited the book, ''Eunice: A Tale of Reconstruction Times in South Carolina''.
''The Last Sister: A Novel '', University of South Carolina Press , 2014