Rojé Augustin was born and raised in New York City where she graduated from Columbia University with a degree in Literature and Writing. She began her career as an editorial assistant at the New York Daily News, writing pieces for the lifestyle insert BET Weekend Magazine.
She then moved to television, first at CBS New Productions where she cut her teeth on hour-long documentaries for cable, then to 20/20 with Barbara Walters and John Stossel, Primetime with Diane Sawyer, and Good Morning America Weekend Edition as a writer and producer. She is currently developing television series in Sydney where she lives with her husband and two daughters.
The Unraveling of Bebe Jones is her first novel.