Yvvette Edwards

The Mother

Yvvette’s Worst Fear

14 February, 2017

In: News · Press

“That phone call was the worst fear of any parent.” Six years ago, Yvvette Edwards’s 19-year-old stepson was the victim of an unprovoked knife attack. He survived, but the...

The Mother

The Mother

9 February, 2017

In: News · Publishing News

Yvvette Edwards’ second novel, The Mother, is published today by Pan Macmillan, Mantle. “A gripping tale of love and loss… heart-breaking and provocative.” (Essence US) Yvvette’s debut, A Cupboard Full...

NAACP LITERARY AWARD

NAACP Literary Award

15 December, 2016

In: Book Awards · News

Yvvette Edwards has been shortlisted for the NAACP award in the US for her second novel, The Mother. She is one of five shortlisted authors on the list, including Jaqueline...

DIVERSITY IN LITERATURE

24 May, 2016

In: Author Events · News

Yvvette Edwards will be speaking at Greenwich Festival about diversity in literature…

PROFOUNDLY SENSUAL

19 May, 2016

In: Book Reviews · News

Yvvette Edwards‘ A Cupboard Full of Coats is a Recommended Read on Bookmuse. “Edwards’ writing is profoundly sensual – whether she is…

TOUR DE FORCE

18 May, 2016

In: Book Reviews · News

“A gripping tale of love and loss… heart-breaking and provocative… Edwards gently taps into the emotional well that we witness…

THE MOTHER IN THE US

11 May, 2016

In: News · Publishing News

Yvvette Edwards’ The Mother is now published in the US by HarperCollins, Amistad. Yvvette’s debut novel, Man Booker longlisted…

GREATLY IMPRESSED

11 May, 2016

In: Book Reviews · News

Now that Yvvette Edwards’ latest novel The Mother is out in the US, the reviews have started to pour in…

YVVETTE ON FRONT ROW

20 April, 2016

In: Author Events · News

Yvvette Edwards, Man Booker longlisted author of A Cupboard Full of Coats, spoke on Radio 4’s Front Row last night…

BOOK OF THE YEAR

8 April, 2016

In: Book Reviews · News

Natasha Harding of The Sun tweets that The Mother is her “Book of the year so far”. Yvvette Edwards‘ novel is “a powerful book that will cut you to the…

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