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Christie Watson trained as a paediatric nurse at Great Ormond Street Hospital, and worked as a nurse, educator and senior sister for over ten years before joining UEA for her MA in Creative Writing, where she won the Malcolm Bradbury Bursary. Christie lives in South London with her Nigerian Muslim partner and their large dual heritage, multi-faith family.

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If you like Christie Watson you might also like to read books by Lola Shoneyin, Helen Oyeyemi and Zadie Smith.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Christie Watson

Where Women are Kings by Christie Watson
Where Women are Kings
Christie Watson
A heart-rending novel centred on a little boy who, aged seven, has already seen far more of the world than any little boy should. He is being raised by adopted parents, but his mother desperately wants him back and the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2014
Tiny Sunbirds Far Away by Christie Watson
Tiny Sunbirds Far Away
Christie Watson
Winner of the Costa First Novel Award 2011. Set in the Niger Delta, Tiny Sunbirds Far Away explores the world of twelve-year-old Blessing and her family. Part comic, part tragic, it shows that some families can survive almost anything.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2011

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