About Naleighna Kai


Naleighna Kai is the USA Today, Essence, national bestselling, and award-winning author of several controversial women’s fiction, contemporary fiction, Christian fiction, Romance, erotica, and science fiction novels that plumb the depth of unique love triangles and women's issues. She is also a contributor to a New York Times bestseller, one of AALBC’s 100 Top Black Authors, a member of CVS Hall of Fame, Mercedes Benz Mentor Award Nominee, AAMBC Publicist of the Year, a two-time Black Pearl of Excellence award recipient, and the E. Lynn Harris Author of Distinction. Naleighna was born and raised on the Southeast side of Chicago, the setting for most of her novels and where she is currently working on her next books: Mercury Sunrise and Wife-in-Law.



In addition to successfully cracking the code of landing a deal for herself and others with a major publishing house, Naleighna continues to "pay it forward" as CEO of Macro Marketing & Promotions Group which offers aspiring and established authors assistance with ghostwriting, developmental editing, publishing, marketing, and other services to jump-start or enhance their writing careers. 


Naleighna's Catalog

  • Slaves of Heaven
  • Loving Me for Me
  • My Time in the Sun
  • Every Woman Needs a Wife
  • Sugar Ain't So Sweet
  • Southern Comfort
  • Stop in the Name of Love
  • Open Door Marriage
  • Rich Woman's Fetish
  • The Pleasure's All Mine
  • She Touched My Soul
  • Was it Good For You Too?


Literary Cafe Magazine

The magazine focuses on articles, intimate chats, reviews, tips for aspiring writers and published authors, literary events, health and fitness, and a world of issues that mattered to my reading audience. This would be the perfect complement to the online group where we're hosting a series of chats and telephone conferences with authors you know and love, as well as authors you might not have heard from in a while. 



The 15th Annual Cavalcade of Authors is the ultimate event where readers and book clubs have a unique experience with their favorite authors. by organizing the annual Cavalcade of Authors which gives readers intimate access to the most accomplished writing talent today. Hosts J. L. Woodson and Naleighna Kai asks that you join us and several New York Times and national bestselling authors for a weekend of private dinners, Chicago tours, intimate chats, dancing, games, and so much more. 



Naleighna is a featured author at:

Book Lovers Con in New Orleans


BWE Chicago

Cavalcade of Authors Chicago

Great Midwest Book Fest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Cavalcade of Authors Atlantis

Atlantis Resorts

Paradise Island, Bahamas

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