Bluebird snaps up Nikesh Shukla's memoir

Bluebird snaps up Nikesh Shukla's memoir

Bluebird has snapped up Nikesh Shukla's memoir, exploring his experience of raising children to have “joyful resistance” in a world weighed down by racism and sexism.

Shukla, editor of The Good Immigrant (Unbound) and co-founder of The Good Literary Agency, described Brown Baby: A memoir of race, parenting and home as “the book about being a parent I would have loved to have read when my kids were born.”

Carole Tonkinson, publisher at the Pan Mac imprint, acquired world rights from Julia Kingsford of Kingsford Campbell. It will be published in 2020.

The book explains how he brought up hi...

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