Abiola Bello Books & Biography
<b>Serena Patel</b> was shortlisted for the Asian Writer Short Story Prize and was a finalist in the Undiscovered Voices Anthology 2018. Her debut children’s series <i>Anisha Accidental Detective</i> won the fiction category of the Sainsbury’s Children’s Book Awards, being shortlisted for a British Book Award and the Blue Peter Prize 2021 and selected for The Reading Agency’s Summer Reading Challenge. Serena lives in Walsall with her family.
<b>Robin Stevens</b> is the award winning and bestselling author of the <i>Murder Most Unladylike</i> mystery series. She was born in California and has been making up stories all her life. When she was twelve, her father handed her a copy of <i>The Murder of Roger Ackroyd</i> and she realised that she wanted to be either Hercule Poirot or Agatha Christie when she grew up. She spent her teenage years reading a lot of murder mysteries and hoping that she'd get the chance to do some detecting herself (she didn't). Robin lives in Oxford.