Ross to edit Peepal Tree's Black British speculative fiction anthology

Peepal Tree Press has commissioned a speculative fiction anthology authored by Black British writers and edited by author Leone Ross.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-12-15 06:54:29 UTC ]
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Stephen King, Janelle Monáe and more: Let’s talk about speculative fiction to read this year

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