Author of the Month


Bernardine Evaristo is a British author and academic whose writing includes short fiction, verse fiction, essays, poetry, literary criticism, journalism, and radio and theatre drama. She won numerous prizes for her book Girl, Woman, Other such as the Booker Prize in 2019, British Book Award’s Fiction Book of the Year and Author of the Year.

We’ve chosen Bernardine Evaristo for our Author of the Month in celebration of her new book Manifesto: On Never Giving Up. Her award-winning book Girl, Woman, Other has continued to be a best-seller at the bookshop.

Further links:

Manifesto: On Never Giving Up by Bernardine Evaristo review – voyage of discovery, Kadish Morris, The Guardian, 10 October 2021

“Literature Can Foster And Express Our Shared Humanity”: Bernardine Evaristo On The Importance Of Inclusive Publishing, Bernardine Evaristo, Vogue, 6 June 2020

Bernardine Evaristo on Desert Island Discs, 25 September 2020