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Leila Aboulela has published two books in England that have been highly praised. Her work has been long-listed for the IMPAC
Dublin Literary Award and the Orange Prize, and she was the first winner of the
Caine Prize for...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was born
in Nigeria in 1977. She is from Abba, in Anambra State, but grew up in the
university town of Nsukka where she attended primary and secondary schools and
briefly studied Medicine and...
Kenn Nesbitt is new Children's Poet Laureate(Jun 12 2013) Kenn Nesbitt has been named the new Children's Poet Laureate: Consultant in Children's Poetry to the Poetry Foundation, which noted that the two-year position...