What do you hope the reader takes away after reading Nigel and the Moon?
“Belief in self. Belief in their dreams and having ownership of their dreams. I want little ones to remember that wherever they are, don’t let anyone pull their dreams down. Protect it the way they protect their favorite toy or stuffed animal.”
“It wasn’t until 2019 that I met a young Black author for the first time by the name of Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah and that’s what made me realize that I could be an author too. People talk about representation, and I don’t want it to get diluted and lost, because for me, it changed my life.”