Juno Dawson tops the Evening Standard’s list of “London’s most influential people 2017 – Literati: Authors”
The Progress 1000: London’s most influential people 2017 – Literati: Authors
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Dawson, who dubs herself Queen of Teen, has published six novels for young adults and this year an adult memoir, The Gender Games. She is also the author of the acclaimed and amusing guide to growing up LGTBQ, This Book is Gay. In just five years, she has shot to prominence and advises those who would follow in her path to be young, to be gobby and to hustle.