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The novel By These Limbs, now The Rose Never Folds its Petals, was selected as a finalist in the 2016 Pen Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction.


By These Limbs was also long-listed for the 2016 Bath Novel Award and the 2019 Mslexia Novel Competition.


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The novel The Point Where the Light Breaks came second place and received an honorable mention in the Geneva Literary Prize for Fiction.

"The writing on display here is extremely impressive and professional. Character, place, setting and storyline are all navigated with dexterity, and the subject matter of refugees is topical and important."

Bernardine Evaristo, 2019 Booker Prize winner for her novel Girl, Woman, Other. She read a 1500-word excerpt from The Point Where the Light Breaks at the 25th GWG Anniversary Celebration

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