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Wayétu Moore is the founder of One Moore Book and is a graduate of Howard University, Columbia University, and the University of Southern California. She teaches at the City University of New York’s John Jay College and lives in Brooklyn. Her debut novel, “She Would Be King,” will be published by Graywolf Press in September 2018.

News and Reviews:

Writers to Watch Fall 2018 (Publishers Weekly)
8 Inspiring Women Who Are Changing the Lives of Women Across the World (Reader’s Digest)
How publisher Wayetu Moore is writing the pages to her own girl boss story (Rolling Out)
Once a refugee, she’s opened one of Liberia’s few bookstores, where children can read about themselves (PRI)


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