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Author of Sunday Times bestselling QUEENIE 👑 + culture writer | @GuardianReview books columnist | 📚 @JoUnwin | 📺 @CKCK42 🇯🇲

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@YasminNoEplz CLIMB ON BABE @YasminNoEplz 🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️🚴🏾‍♀️ @Jasmine___km @rruudoo Lol @YasminNoEplz 🤝 @BeeBabs I have never seen even this kind of acting from him before @ronkelawal '...pardon?'Me buying time when a man asks me to explain anything https://t.co/qSteMzhjIX
7/10
2020
@aimeefelone https://t.co/X1FQR9tkJy80%. You can turn a blind eye but you can’t say it’s a lie. https://t.co/zBaa25rFCM
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @NotAgainBen This is amazingIt’s a good question you know https://t.co/6ZWu7rYPvG
7/9
2020
@JkLuwagga HAPPY BIRTHDAY 💫💫
7/7
2020
One time I bought my friend (a Nigerian man) a Yankee candle as housewarming gift and he said he “don’t do them tin… https://t.co/B6YUBMFFtg
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7/6
2020
@jazleejones 🖤🖤🖤And every day for one year I have thought about this play https://t.co/Zd2tAKU80B @NotAgainBen @jennifercarolyn @kateelizweston @DanielleJawando Thank you❣️❣️❣️ @NotAgainBen Oh no and they all fell on the floor
7/4
2020
@BeeBabs Daddy loves you takes me out every SINGLE time like I’m seeing it new @lemelp @SmileGena @AlexiaArthurs Oi this is so funnyBIG FRIDAY NIGHT HAMILTON ZOOM W/ THE GYALDEM @daniellevitalis + @DanielleDASH https://t.co/Yz2QOPyhkRICYMI, #Queenie has won Book of the Year AND Debut of the Year at The British Book Awards 🎊 @CandiceC_W's debut has… https://t.co/vpdY1LL8Dq
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsMate I’m usually gassed enough when I manage to bag a ticket, so happy to be a part of this sick lineup ❤️🙌🏾 https://t.co/gtP18uUv5q
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsHere are some of my favourite books that I shouted out on @1Xtra, go and get them ALL 🏃🏾‍♀️ https://t.co/jxfh2yRoSB @CarleneOlivia cc @courttianewland
7/3
2020
@alimkheraj Let it free bb alim❣️❣️❣️please https://t.co/TjJQHmpjaP"It's saying that black lives, at this point, and historically, do not, and have not mattered, and that they should… https://t.co/gUKrlkf3Yz
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsIn my debut for @BritishVogue, I wrote about why the murders of Oluwatoyin Salau and Breonna Taylor hurt so much, e… https://t.co/hcexc4TaEF
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @KatieVEBrown https://t.co/AguzSB4cCiWHAT https://t.co/nrehQPWYm3
7/2
2020
@jackremmington Coco is. What is it? How is it like that? How did it have me crying like that?? @kesp @jounwin You’ll thank me in two weeks timei counted six police officers for one young black man cos he was “cycling without a licence plate.” when we say DEF… https://t.co/4KRmyBhkx0
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @AniefiokEkp https://t.co/bjHKMJPhpi @DarenKearl Darren please would you contact @TrapezeBooks about this as I have no control over distribution of the novel @BeeBabs You, me, us all https://t.co/utVhQr6tLe @saltfishsavage I bought it in Jamaica but if I see one like it I’ll let you know!
7/1
2020
@jasminedotiwala @loueeren That never happened! @PapiGrego Delete this just because it gives me headacheTHANK YOU EVERYONE for all of your nice words — here is me working on novel 2 so it’s the best it can be for you all https://t.co/3EBHxfnZnK @thisNAO And so are you! The soundtrack to my life + dreams 🖤
6/30
2020
@Sumuyyaa I love it! Thank you :) @NotAgainBen https://t.co/hSevTNNVwf @NotAgainBen Ben pleasehttps://t.co/aV99E9bPEk https://t.co/v08Xji5xyj @ronkelawal The double take I took @bg_bookclub LOVE YOU XXX @ronkelawal RONKE! @glossyglitz Thank you :) @kesp I would have somehow made sure to fall on you‘Carty-Williams wrote the novel after seven years working in publishing, an industry she found “stilted and archaic… https://t.co/UBSy5Ayfp4 @AniefiokEkp Neef it’s because 🦀 @SmileGena https://t.co/BomjYSwzR5Glad this happened the year I didn’t have to get on stage because I would have fallen over, no lieYour problematic fave and mine QUEENIE won DOUBLE at the @thebookseller British Book Awards, imagine. Book of 2020… https://t.co/IDDmOrr5wqBOOK OF THE YEAR 2020 👑 And the FIRST Black AUTHOR to win it let alone Black WOMAN since the prize BEGAN in 1994? S… https://t.co/CHnsFV2FIP @Floriesms https://t.co/eO4yXCtFkrNice 👑 https://t.co/VDvkI5ow5RYe Keir Starmer's a finished yute.
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6/29
2020
‘Can poetry change the world?’ ‘I don’t know, is the obvious answer, I don’t have a bloody clue.’ My love for sup… https://t.co/XRoVliGAyI @BeeBabs https://t.co/hyPNjfoFF7 @DanielleDASH https://t.co/VxKCFzDTP6 @YasminNoEplz Oh it’s going nowhere
6/28
2020
If I start this it means I’ll eventually finish it which is a shame because I want it to last forever https://t.co/k1yGvc9DZL @YasminNoEplz So you looked at one you took today??Today would have been Pride in London. 🌈🌈🌈There will be no dancing in the street this year, but Pride has always me… https://t.co/iiI6o0MzHE
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams5 simple things you should do on #BlackPoundDay https://t.co/EdYSL6lZ2w https://t.co/RXWxY6OJBI
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @LisforLia Hahahahaha
6/27
2020
@tobikyere @jennifertetteh It’s true @YasminNoEplz https://t.co/vismWULL8d @YasminNoEplz I have accepted it for myself. Quite happily as well‘Without my knowledge – an episode was rewritten and sent to the channel with my name on it. Fortunately, they sent… https://t.co/fheCxtKRNcWhy is there even a debate???? Just increase their pay. https://t.co/zOr2en3j0Z
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6/26
2020
@BeeBabs I’m so grateful they’re vegetarian @MichaelCragg #takeyouback
6/25
2020
Messaging the same person on whatsapp and insta because two different tones of conversationI want Breonna Taylor's killers arrested. https://t.co/xe9cTHKe1t
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsGenuinely more compelled to watch the ikorodu bois version https://t.co/C0ANShlJdh @kelechnekoff https://t.co/DE2pGLDjCJ
6/24
2020
@FUERTESKNIGHT WHEWWWWW @nattykasambala You know them ones where people you haven’t spoken to for ages text you about it? And you have to g… https://t.co/FIlouFLDlr @jounwin ❤️❤️❤️ @tobikyere Amenso basically, @CandiceC_W needs to consider me for the stage/screen adaptation of Queenie. i can't act but we shall… https://t.co/1uGjF6apGN
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @daniellevitalis Couldn’t if I tried
6/23
2020
Predictive footage of me trying to look after all of my plants in the upcoming two days of 31 degree heat https://t.co/1K0RPYlhVt @KishWidyaratna 🦀 @BeeBabs Tag yourself, I’m ‘That’s’ and ‘A strange thing to say’ being different messagesNever in this life https://t.co/beeLnqlwxW
6/22
2020
@pollynor My favourite*on the first date* Person: so tell me a little about yourself? Me: https://t.co/XXMbXgpVyg
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsWill be doing a Q&A on all things Hamlet through my Twitter between 9 and 10 tonight for anyone watching tonight (o… https://t.co/wpUSwBhRVI
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsI know this is a beautiful day for many people, but 4 years ago I wrote about losing a parent as a child and I stil… https://t.co/Om0H7e6mCC
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6/21
2020
@helloalegria I’m so happy to hear it❣️ @BeeBabs @YasminNoEplz https://t.co/KHRb8TmHOb @YasminNoEplz For mine https://t.co/VLQ7dwUIKn @Jessica_Brough 🦀 @IamTobiOredein 🖤
6/20
2020
!!! NOUR IS SAVED !!! We've just spoken to the Shaheens and they are so happy😭They've just signed a SECURE, LONG-TE… https://t.co/k9wK8U3SFk
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsAn incredible selection of Black British films from @_Ash_Clark, who I told, word for word: ‘If Babymother isn’t in… https://t.co/Pl7Jvq8hpu
6/19
2020

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