Happy Here by various authors audiobook
Reissue

Happy Here: 10 Stories from Black British Authors

By various authors
Read by Nicole Davis  and Theo Solomon

Bolinda Audio 9781913311162

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781038603555

  • ISBN: 9781038603555

Category: Fiction
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

An immersive anthology of stories examining home and belonging, with an introduction from former Waterstones Children’s Book Prize category winner, Sharna Jackson.

Happy Here features stories and poems by 10 Black British authors exploring themes of family, friendship, laughter, magic and peril – in different genres and styles, but all about joy.

With contributions from Dean Atta, Joseph Coelho, Kereen Getten, Patrice Lawrence, Theresa Lola, E.L. Norry, Jasmine Richards, Alexandra Sheppard, Yomi Sode and Clare Weze.

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Author

Author Bio: Sharna Jackson

Author Bio: Sharna Jackson

Sharna Jackson is an author and curator who specializes in developing and delivering socially engaged initiatives for children and young people across culture, publishing, and entertainment. She also develops books to encourage participation in the arts. Her debut novel, High-Rise Mystery, released in 2019 has won numerous awards and accolades, including Best Book for Younger Readers at the 2020 Waterstones Book Prize and London Sunday Times Book of the Week. She was named the Southbank Centre’s Imagine A Story Author in 2019/2020.

Titles by Author

Author Bio: Yomi Sode

Author Bio: Yomi Sode

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Author Bio: Alexandra Sheppard

Author Bio: Alexandra Sheppard

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Author Bio: Jasmine Richards

Author Bio: Jasmine Richards

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Author Bio: E. L. Norry

Author Bio: E. L. Norry

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Author Bio: Kereen Getten

Author Bio: Kereen Getten

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Author Bio: Joseph Coelho

Author Bio: Joseph Coelho

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Author Bio: Dean Atta

Author Bio: Dean Atta

Dean Atta is a poet whose works deal with themes of race, gender, and identity. He regularly performs across the United Kingdom and internationally, and his work has been shortlisted for the Polari First Book Prize and appeared on MTV and BET. His debut YA novel, The Black Flamingo, was shortlisted for the 2020 YA Book Prize.

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Author Bio: Patrice Lawrence

Author Bio: Patrice Lawrence

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Author Bio: Theresa Lola

Author Bio: Theresa Lola

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Author Bio: Clare Weze

Author Bio: Clare Weze

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English