Tamika Newhouse is a self-published author who founded Delphine Publications. She won 2009 Self Published Author of the Year at the African American Literary Awards nine months after releasing her debut novel. In 2010, she was inducted into Who’s who in Black San Antonio and she landed a major publishing deal without an agent and still continues to write independent projects. In 2011, Delphine Publications won an African American Literary Award for Best Anthology, and Tamika won 2010 Self Published Author of the Year. She was also nominated by the National Women in Business Association for the 2011 Entrepreneurial Spirit Award.
Along with Delphine Publications, Tamika is the founder and President of African Americans on the Move Book Club (AAMBC), an online book club and radio show catering to avid readers across the nation. She is also CEO of Obsessive Soul Media. She has future projects in the works, such as short films, stage plays and much more.
Tamika presently tours the country speaking about overcoming her teen pregnancy to fulfill her dream, as well as teaching aspiring writers the publishing ropes. She has hosted her own internet radio show (AAMBC) for over three years and continues to expand her brand. She is currently living in San Antonio with her son and daughter and working on her next novel.