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Speaker Profile - Joon Haque


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Joon Haque is a British writer for adults and children. Raised with an Asian work ethic and the UK’s 80s DIY punk spirit, she self-published her first book aged five. Her career has morphed through various guises, all centred on her love of the curious – in beauty, people and things. This thread underpins her writing.


She has a BA Hons in English from Goldsmiths, University of London.

She also studied Creative Writing at City, University of London.

And Children's / YA fiction with Curtis Brown Creative.

She now lives between London and Sweden with her husband and two small children.


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