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Fri, 10 Jun


Children's Bookshop

YA Book Club: Ace of Spades

Join us for a discussion on Ace of Spades!

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YA Book Club: Ace of Spades
YA Book Club: Ace of Spades

Time & Location

10 Jun 2022, 17:45 – 18:30 BST

Children's Bookshop, 29 Fortis Green Rd, Muswell Hill, London N10 3HP, UK

About the event

Here by popular demand -- join us in the bookshop for our inaugral YA book club! We'll be discussing the thrilling and award-winning Ace of Spades, by Faridah Abike-Iyimade.

This session is 45 minutes long and will take place in the bookshop once we've closed to the public. We'll be providing small snacks/drinks - please let us know if any allergies/restrictions when booking. We ask that you do not attend if displaying symptoms of Covid.

Reccommended age 13+

Welcome to Niveus Private Academy, where money paves the hallways, and the students are never less than perfect. Until now. Because anonymous texter, Aces, is revealing the darkest secrets of two students. Talented musician Devon buries himself in rehearsals, but he can't escape the spotlight when his private photos go public. Head girl Chiamaka isn't afraid to get what she wants, but soon everyone will know the price she has paid for power. Someone is out to get them both. Someone who holds all the aces. And they're planning much more than a high-school game...

Unputdownable and utterly compulsive, this high-octane thriller takes a powerful look at institutionalized racism. As seen in Vogue, The Guardian, Marie Claire, The New York Times, Elle, Buzzfeed, Cosmo and Entertainment Weekly, and on BBC Front Row, perfect for fans of Karen McManus, Holly Jackson and Angie Thomas.


  • Ticket (without book)

    This ticket does not include the book (in case you already have it!)

    +£0.13 service fee
    Sale ended
  • Ticket (with book)

    This ticket includes a copy of Ace of Spades at a special price of £7.99 (normally £8.99) The book will need collecting from the shop.

    +£0.32 service fee
    Sale ended
  • Ticket (with book & postage)

    Ticket includes book and first class postage (please provide us with your address!)

    +£0.40 service fee
    Sale ended



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