Malaika Rose Stanley is a former teacher, a children’s author and, with the publication of Loose Connections, a debut memoirist.
Her children’s books (click here to see a full list) have been described as topical, engaging and full of humour. Her first Amazon review describes Loose Connections as a '... wonderfully moving book... really well written, clear and simple but heartbreaking too.'
Malaika was born in Birmingham and now lives in London, near her grown-up sons, their partners – and her first grandson.
She loves travel, art, music, dancing, theatre, spending time with her family and friends - and chocolate.