Eric Dickey

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Birthday
7, 1961
Birthplace
Memphis, TN
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
7, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Memphis, TN

About

A New York Times bestselling author, he is particularly known for his novels about contemporary African-American life. His best-known works include An Accidental Affair (2012), Sister, Sister (1996), Liars Game (2000), and Thieves' Paradise (2002).

Before Fame

He worked for FedEx and as a department store bill collector during his college years at Memphis State University. After moving to Los Angeles, he dabbled in acting and stand-up comedy.

Trivia

In addition to his acclaimed novels, he wrote a six-issue miniseries of X-Men comic books focusing on the characters of Storm and the Black Panther.

Family Life

He was born in Memphis, Tennessee.

Associated With

Bebe Campbell was another notable African-American writer.