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

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@aimeefelone You can turn a blind eye but you can’t say it’s a lie.
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @NotAgainBen This is amazingIt’s a good question you know
One time I bought my friend (a Nigerian man) a Yankee candle as housewarming gift and he said he “don’t do them tin…
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@jazleejones 🖤🖤🖤And every day for one year I have thought about this play @NotAgainBen @jennifercarolyn @kateelizweston @DanielleJawando Thank you❣️❣️❣️ @NotAgainBen Oh no and they all fell on the floor
@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, #Queenie has won Book of the Year AND Debut of the Year at The British Book Awards 🎊 @CandiceC_W's debut has…
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 ❤️🙌🏾
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsHere are some of my favourite books that I shouted out on @1Xtra, go and get them ALL 🏃🏾‍♀️ @CarleneOlivia cc @courttianewland
@alimkheraj Let it free bb alim❣️❣️❣️please"It's saying that black lives, at this point, and historically, do not, and have not mattered, and that they should…
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…
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@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…
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @AniefiokEkp @DarenKearl Darren please would you contact @TrapezeBooks about this as I have no control over distribution of the novel @BeeBabs You, me, us all @saltfishsavage I bought it in Jamaica but if I see one like it I’ll let you know!
@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 @thisNAO And so are you! The soundtrack to my life + dreams 🖤
@Sumuyyaa I love it! Thank you :) @NotAgainBen @NotAgainBen Ben please @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… @AniefiokEkp Neef it’s because 🦀 @SmileGena 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… OF THE YEAR 2020 👑 And the FIRST Black AUTHOR to win it let alone Black WOMAN since the prize BEGAN in 1994? S… @Floriesms 👑 Keir Starmer's a finished yute.
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‘Can poetry change the world?’ ‘I don’t know, is the obvious answer, I don’t have a bloody clue.’ My love for sup… @BeeBabs @DanielleDASH @YasminNoEplz Oh it’s going nowhere
If I start this it means I’ll eventually finish it which is a shame because I want it to last forever @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…
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams5 simple things you should do on #BlackPoundDay
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@tobikyere @jennifertetteh It’s true @YasminNoEplz @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… is there even a debate???? Just increase their pay.
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@BeeBabs I’m so grateful they’re vegetarian @MichaelCragg #takeyouback
Messaging the same person on whatsapp and insta because two different tones of conversationI want Breonna Taylor's killers arrested.
Retweeted by Candice Carty-WilliamsGenuinely more compelled to watch the ikorodu bois version @kelechnekoff
@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… @jounwin ❤️❤️❤️ @tobikyere Amenso basically, @CandiceC_W needs to consider me for the stage/screen adaptation of Queenie. i can't act but we shall…
Retweeted by Candice Carty-Williams @daniellevitalis Couldn’t if I tried
Predictive footage of me trying to look after all of my plants in the upcoming two days of 31 degree heat @KishWidyaratna 🦀 @BeeBabs Tag yourself, I’m ‘That’s’ and ‘A strange thing to say’ being different messagesNever in this life
@pollynor My favourite*on the first date* Person: so tell me a little about yourself? Me:
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…
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…
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@helloalegria I’m so happy to hear it❣️ @BeeBabs @YasminNoEplz @YasminNoEplz For mine @Jessica_Brough 🦀 @IamTobiOredein 🖤
!!! NOUR IS SAVED !!! We've just spoken to the Shaheens and they are so happy😭They've just signed a SECURE, LONG-TE…
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…