I had the pleasure of writing this piece about my fellow Black British women writing in the genre of romance -- check it out here:
I had the pleasure of writing this piece for the iNewspaper recently -- check out the piece here: bit.ly/3hJAaNi
I was lucky enough to be featured recently on Queen Dorothy Koomson's website series in which she interviews fellow authors -- check it out!
I had the utter pleasure of taking part in a discussion with fellow Jacaranda Twenty in 2020 author Maame Blue, and our editor Cherise Lopes-Baker about our novels IF I DON'T HAVE YOU and BAD LOVE, hosted by The London Library.
Check out the whole video above for extract readings, great conversation, and chucklesome revelations about random Eminem inspiration (on my part)!
SUPER EXCITED to say that I'll be publishing my anthology of love stories written by British women of colour with the incredible Trapeze Books! Featuring some absolutely incredible authors, including Dorothy Koomson, Irenosen Okojie, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Danielle DASH, Kuchenga, Sara Jafari, Varaidzo - and myself, of course! And more to come soon!
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Soooo excited to finally announce a 2 book deal with Hachette Children's for two seasonal romances for young teenagers! Really thrilled to have characters that represent young Black British teens. First up, LOVE, SECRET SANTA, which is out next month on 31st October 2019!
It was an absolute honour & pleasure to be asked to appear on Radio 4 for Women's Hour alongside some fabulous women, discussing erotic fiction and the rise and demise of the 'bonkbuster' - listen back on BBC Sounds, our discussion comes in around 35 minutes in!
I'm thrilled to have new projects in the pipeline, including my next novel, If I Don't Have You, coming next year as part of Jacaranda Books' fantastic #20in2020 scheme to published 20 Black British authors in 2020. They've partnered with the London Library and Foyles, and lots of other exciting collaborations still to be announced!
Here's a piece I wrote about the impact the legendary Toni Morrison had on me as an author and editor - honoured that gal-dem.com asked me to write it.
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This is where you'll find news about my writing, vague thoughts, and other stuff that takes my fancy...