Dr. Julia E. Antoine has written several children’s books, including her, Too-Clever series, a collection of ten children stories, along with several others, She has also written, The Human Element, a collection of short stories and recently, her memoir, But For The Love Of My Father. Dr. Antoine also writes romance novels under her pen name, Ju Ephraime. Her romance novels are packed with strong alpha characters, yet always a wonderful, happily ever after ending. She has won several awards for her writing, both for her children’s books and her romance novels. One of her romance novels, White Magic Woman, seconded in Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest, and another won a gold medal, in Readers’ Favorite International Book Awards. These days she stays busy helping in the community and donating her time to a not-for-profit organization, which she helped establish. Presently, she resides in CT where she has lived with her family for the past thirty-five years. She still misses her time on the sunny Caribbean islands, but takes pleasure in using them as backdrops to some of her stories. Dr. Antoine holds two Masters Degrees from the State University of New York and Syracuse University and a doctorate from Northeastern University in Boston in Higher Education Administration.