Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé biography

Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé is a writer from South London who has dreamt of writing books about black kids saving (or destroying) the world all her life. She is an avid tea drinker, and a collector of strange mugs. She currently studies English, Chinese and Anthropology in the Scottish Highlands.

Her debut novel ACE OF SPADES will be published by Usborne in the UK (2021) with a second untitled novel – also published by Usborne – to follow.




Books & Resources discussed in this interview:

V. E. Schwab Books https://amzn.to/39E52vt

Deadline City Podcast by Dhonielle Clayton and Zoraida Córdova https://deadlinecity.com/