Black Lives is a collection of stories where ethnic minorities take the major roles. Written by a diverse range of 27 authors from around the globe their tales cross all genres while tackling issues of race, colourism and identity.
Featuring new work from some of Britain’s most talented Black writers (Yvvette Edwards, A Cupboard Full of Coats and Diriye Osman, Fairtytales for Lost Children) Black Lives also stars many exciting new talents.
There is lyrical prose. Stories of resistance and the BLM movement. Interracial romance. The African-trans experience. Chinses coming of age tales. Australian outrages. Colonialism in India. Everyday racism. Apartheid and cricket.
These and many more thought-provoking stories dazzle with spirit, stunning prose and will stay with you long after you turn the last page.