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Dean Atta

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Dean Atta's debut poetry collection, I Am Nobody’s Nigger, was shortlisted for the Polari First Book Prize. His poems deal with themes of race, gender, identity and growing up, and have appeared on BBC One’s The One Show and several times on BBC Radio 4, BBC World Service and Channel 4. Dean was named as one of the most influential LGBT people in the UK by the Independent on Sunday. He regularly performs across the UK and internationally and is currently a judge of the 2018 BBC Young Writers’ Award. His second collection, The Black Flamingo, will be published in August 2019 by Hachette Children’s Group.

Genres: Young Adult Romance, Young Adult Fiction
New and upcoming books
July 2024

Person Unlimited
   The Black Flamingo (2019)
   Only on the Weekends (2022)
   Person Unlimited (2024)
   Happy Here (2021) (with others)
Anthologies edited
   Hidden Sussex (2019) (with Colin Grant and Umi Sinha)

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