Colin Grant


About Colin Grant

Colin Grant is an author, historian and critic. He has written acclaimed biographies of the Wailers and of Marcus Garvey. Bageye at the Wheel, his memoir of growing up in a Caribbean family in 1970s Luton, was shortlisted for the PEN Ackerley Prize. His history of epilepsy, A Smell of Burning, was a Sunday Times Book of the Year. His most recent book, Homecoming: Voices of the Windrush Generation, was a BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week and Daily Telegraph Book of the Year. He is director of WritersMosaic and a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

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Colin Grant, Emma Dyer and Melleny Taylor

Out now! A Ladybird Book: Windrush by Colin Grant and Emma Dyer, illustrated by Melleny Taylor. Published by Ladybird.

11 months ago

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