Anna Nyakana-Nesmith lives in Connecticut, U.S.A with her husband and children. Anna’s career in the arts began with music, self-releasing her debut album in 2007. Her distinctive sound led to digital distribution with over thirty platforms including Apple iTunes, Amazon.com, Rhapsody, & iHeart Radio. In 2011, Anna self-published her first literary work The Student Survival Guide to Online College, gaining international distribution with dozens of retailers including Apple iBookstore, Amazon.com Kindle, Barnes & Noble Nook, Sony Reader, Kobo, and Copia. Niyah Zuri & The Pharaoh’s Throne is Anna’s second literary work.