Kereen is a Birmingham based author who has previously written short stories which have appeared in multiple publications including Zero Flash and Adhoc Fiction.
She was Highly Commended in the 2017 Faber FAB Prize and took part in #DVpit on Twitter that year, culminating in her signing with the agency. Kereen grew up in Jamaica before moving to Britain where she now lives. She draws on her childhood experiences of living in Jamaica and those of immigrating to a new country for her novels. The Last Girl on Sycamore Hill will be her debut full length novel.