A. Bello


The Lil' Author Skool is founded by London born author Abiola Bello, who wrote her debut novel 'Emily Knight I am...' at aged 12! Emily Knight by the BBC, The Mirror, Cosmopolitan magazine to name a few.


A. Bello is a London Book Fair Trailblazer Winner 2018.


Her second book, Emily Knight I am...Awakened was nominated for the Carnegie Award 2019, shortlisted for The People's Book Prize 2019 and winner of London's Big Read 2019.


A. Bello is also the co-founder of The Author School, Hashtag Press, Hashtag BLAK, The Diverse Book Awards and ink!


A.Bello was a professional street dancer and teacher. She has performed for 10 years in prestigious venues such as The Royal Opera House, The Barbican, Sadler’s Wells, Hammersmith Apollo, Stratford Theatre Royal. She has appeared on The Apprentice, Got To Dance and Street Dance AllStars The Movie.

A. Bello's third book Emily Knight I am...Becoming is out in September 2020. She is signed to The Bent Agency.


For more info on A. Bello and her books, please visit her website on www.a-bello.com

Or connect with her on Twitter and Instagram





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