Precious Williams is a writer living in London.   Her first book, a memoir called Precious,  is published by Bloomsbury and was  serialised in the Times.  Precious's story has also been featured on Sky News and BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour and in the Guardian and Grazia

Educated at Oxford University (BA English) and the London College of Printing (Postgrad Journalism), Precious began her writing career as a feature writer at the Independent on Sunday, before moving to New York as Contributing Editor for the Mail on Sunday's Night & Day magazine.  She has also written for the New York Times, the Daily Telegraph, Glamour, Elle, the Financial Times Weekend and the Sunday Times

 

 

 

Shatteringly moving...gorgeously written, with a fiercely honest voice.
— Boston Globe
A startlingly powerful memoir...Precious Williams upends every expectation about race, class, gender and ambition
— USA Today
Heart-breaking, powerful and so, so beautifully written. I could not put it down.
— Chika Unigwe, author