Emily Knight I am...Awakened

Emily Knight is back! A. Bello’s eagerly anticipated second book in the Emily Knightseries is due for release in September 2017, following rave reviews for the debut novel that was first published in 2012 and reprinted in second edition in June 2017 by Hashtag Press.

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The series is written for 10 to 15 year olds with a female black protagonist who isn’t poor, or from the ghetto, or struggling...she’s rich, she’s famous, she’s talented, and she’s finding out who she really is and facing her fears as a warrior. Dark times are upon us. Neci is back and she is more dangerous than ever. The warriors are forced to pick a side and to stand up for what they believe in. The race is on to find the missing warrior first. It's the only way to prevent a war from happening and to stop Neci from destroying everything.

Emily Knight has to get sharper, stronger and faster because Neci has made her a target and

someone is going to great lengths to hurt her. Can Emilywin the race? Or will Neci take her down once and for all?



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A. Bello is a young author from North London and the author of the Emily Knight series (Emily Knight I am... & Emily Knight I am...Awakened)
She wrote her first novel at aged 8 and was first published at aged 12 with a poem she wrote in school.

A. Bello wrote the first in the Emily Knight saga at aged 12, with the intention of filling in a gaping hole in children's fiction for an inspirational, strong, black female.
A. Bello has received rave reviews for her debut book as well as success with her Emily Knight Warriors pop-up book. She is the founder of The Lil' Author School and co-founder of The Author School. The Author School was shortlisted for The Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2016.

Follow her @abiolabello


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