Valerie Brandes

is the Founder and Publisher of Jacaranda Books

“Publishing diverse voices from the UK”

Valerie is an ardent promoter of diversity and inclusivity in publishing, and a staunch supporter of social justice. She served on the committee for Equip and Fiction Uncovered, and has given talks across the UK on publishing, inclusivity and female entrepreneurship.

On their website you’ll find book recommendations from award winning writers, fiction to non fiction a like. Every page presents an opportunity not only to learn, but to take in different perspectives. Stories told from a variety of experiences.

Looking for a new children’s book, something for a friend, family or partner, we advise that you head over for a browse.


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