Yolanda T. Marshall is a Guyanese-born Canadian author. In 2015, after becoming a mom, Yolanda was inspired to write her first children’s book named Keman’s First Carnival. Yolanda is also the author of A Piece of Black Cake for Santa, Sweet Sorrel Stand, Miles Away In The Caribbean, and My Soca Birthday Party: With Jollof Rice & Steel Pans.

A world traveller, a jazz lover, and a devoted mother, she embodies art and takes her readers on adventurous, cultured journeys. Yolanda lives in Toronto, Canada with her family.