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Bernice L. McFadden Longlisted for Women's Prize 2019

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Bernice L. McFadden Longlisted for Women's Prize 2019

Praise Song for the Butterflies by award-winning author Bernice L. McFadden has been longlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction. Huge congratulations are in order for Bernice L. McFadden who has been longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction for her powerful novel Praise Song for the Butterflies. The multiple-award-winning author was one of only 16 outstanding writers to be nominated for the prestigious prize which celebrates the most outstanding writing of the year by women, in English.McFadden is also the author of over fifteen novels, including The Book of Harlan, winner of the 2017 NAACP Image Award and the American...

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Jacaranda Features in the Guardian PLUS #TwentyIn2020

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Jacaranda Features in the Guardian PLUS #TwentyIn2020
The Guardian has featured Jacaranda Books for the brilliant, bold and ground-breaking #TwentyIn2020 initiative as the indie publisher receives anonymous donations!

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Valerie Brandes makes the Powerlist 100 for second consecutive year

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Valerie Brandes makes the Powerlist 100 for second consecutive year
Valerie Brandes, founder and publisher of Jacaranda Books, has been named one of Powerlist magazine’s 100 most influential black Britons for 2019 for her continued dedication to diverse publishing, equality and entrepreneurism. Among those recognized on this year’s list include veteran newsreader Moira Stuart, the Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle, Guardian journalist Gary Younge, author Reni Eddo-Lodge, and educator and activist Akala.

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