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Shortlisted for Etisalat Prize for Literature

I am so very honoured that The Seed Thief has been shortlisted for this prestigious award.

The ceremony is scheduled to take place in March 2017 in Lagos, Nigeria.

Watch this space!


On Expedition in Antarctica

I’ll be on expedition in Antarctica with Lewis Pugh for most of December – launching the Antarctica 2020 Campaign to call for more Marine Protected Areas in the region. I’ll post on my blog when time allows, meanwhile you can follow my Facebook and Twitter posts, or our blogs at