Nebraska Authors

Gabrielle Monique Union

AKA: "Nicki" (family nickname) and Gabrielle Monique Union-Wade (complete married name)

Born 1972 Omaha, NE (USA)

Born in Omaha, Gabrielle Union is an actress, author of 4 books, and was included on Time's list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2020.

Places Lived

Omaha, NE
Pleasanton, CA

Author Of

  • Biography


Actors and Actresses; Memoir: African-American Authors; Children's literature




We're Going to Need More Wine: Stories That are Funny, Complicated and True. 2017.
You Got Anything Stronger? : Stories. 2021.
Shady Baby. 2021.
Welcome to the Party. 2022.

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