This month we publish the second part of our interview with winner of the Guardian’s 2016 Children’s Fiction Prize writer, Alex Wheatle, aka The Brixton Bard. Writer of Liccle Bit, Crongton Knights and the soon-to-be published Straight Outta Crongton. Read on.
Inside the brain of…is where we catch up with a creative-head doing great things to inspire the next generation. This month, Kelly Beckett did an exclusive interview with Alex Wheatle, MBE, author of the Crongton Trilogy including Liccle Bit, Crongton Knights and the forthcoming Straight Outta Crongton set for release in April 2017. Winner of the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize 2016.
It was soooo good, we've had to split in two-parts. Alex gives us the low down on his writing, where he gets his inspiration and what he hopes to achieve.