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Find Your Voice

By Angie Thomas

An essential creative writing journal from Angie Thomas, the bestselling, award-winning author of The Hate U Give and On the Come Up.

Angie Thomas brings her talents as an acclaimed speaker and writer to this inspirational guided journal. Packed full of advice, prompts and exercises, Find Your Voice encourages readers to ignite their creativity, write fearlessly and bring their own unique stories to life. From creating memorable characters to realizing a setting, Angie takes aspiring writers from idea to draft. With 24 illustrated quotes from Angie's acclaimed novels The Hate U Give and On the Come Up, and plenty of blank pages for a writer's own words, this is a must-have for Angie fans.

  • The Hate U Give has been on the New York Times bestseller list since publication and has sold over 135,000 copies in the UK TCM. It was also #1 on Amazon UK, and it has received numerous accolades, including winning the Carnegie Honour Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize and the British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year. It was named a New York Times Editors' Choice and a Teen Vogue Book of the Year. It is now a major motion picture, starring Amandla Stenberg.
  • Angie's highly anticipated second novel, On the Come Up, has sold 20,000 copies TCM since its publication in February 2019. It draws on Angie's experiences as a teen rapper and sheds light on child poverty in the US. Film rights have been sold to Fox 2000.
  • Angie has over 105,000 Twitter followers and and 102,000 Instagram followers. She is committed to engaging with her readers through events at schools, libraries, art centres and more.

About the author

Angie Thomas was born, raised and still lives in Jackson, Mississippi. A former teen rapper, she holds a BFA in creative writing. Her award-winning, acclaimed debut novel, The Hate U Give, won the Amnesty Carnegie Honour Award, the Waterstones Children's Book Prize and the British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year. It is now a major motion picture from Fox 2000, starring Amandla Stenberg.

ISBN: 9781406397109
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: March 1, 2020
Dimensions: 145 x 234mm, 192pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $22.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

Last updated on 28/01/20 at 00:00:27
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