Busby and Page recognised in Queen's birthday honours list

Busby and Page recognised in Queen's birthday honours list

Publisher Margaret Busby and Faber executive chair Stephen Page are among some of the publishing names recognised in this year’s Queen’s birthday honours list.  

Writers Dr Philippa Gregory, Lemn Sissay, Lauren Child, Edmund de Waal and David Almond are also among those named on the list.

Busby has been awarded a CBE for services to publishing. She is the co-founder of the publishing company Allison & Busby and was Britain’s youngest and first Black woman publisher when she co-founded the press in the late 1960s. She has published authors including Buchi Emecheta, Nuruddin Farah, Rosa Guy...

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