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The Reading Agency reveals 2022 Quick Reads covers

The Reading Agency has unveiled the covers for its 2022 Quick Reads titles, written by the likes of Paula Hawkins, Graham Norton and Alex Wheatle.... Read more

Alex Wheatle | 'I hope young people understand why people were transported to the Caribbean'

The Caribbean continues to inspire Alex Wheatle, who returns to this setting in his latest novel, which is about an irrepressible female pirate. Read more

Wheatle, Evans and Zayyan feature on new Black British writers' podcast

Diana Evans (pictured), Alex Wheatle and Hafsa Zayyan are among the authors appearing on a new podcast celebrating Black British writers, which launched today (4th October).... Read more

Hawkins, Norton and Wheatle to pen Quick Reads 2022 titles

Novelists Paula Hawkins, Graham Norton and Alex Wheatle are among the authors writing short, accessible titles for the Quick Reads literacy programme for 2022. Read more

Makumbi, Wheatle and Adeola shortlisted for Diverse Book Awards

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, Alex Wheatle, Dapo Adeola and Nathan Bryon are among those shortlisted for the Diverse Book Awards, celebrating inclusive titles across adult, YA and... Read more

Andersen Press to publish second historical YA from Wheatle

Andersen Press has acquired Kemosha of the Caribbean, the latest YA title from Alex Wheatle.  Read more

Wheatle, Edwards and Okojie play to explore publishing's diversity record

Authors Alex Wheatle, Yvvette Edwards and Irenosen Okojie are collaborating on a play exploring the publishing industry’s diversity record. Read more

Speakers for Schools launches virtual book club for teens

The charity Speakers for Schools has launched a new virtual book club and creative writing course for students across the UK with authors Annabelle Steele... Read more

Alex Wheatle | 'Write about a subject matter you feel passionate about'

Alex Wheatle answers our questions about his novel Cane Warriors (Andersen Press), which follows the true story of Tacky’s War in Jamaica and has been shortlisted for the YA Book... Read more

YA Book Prize 2021 shortlist revealed; Blackman honoured

The Bookseller’s YA Book Prize has revealed its shortlist for 2021, which includes books by former winner Patrice Lawrence and two début authors, while Malorie... Read more

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