The Spell-ometer August 2020
We look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Spell, from prize-winning Black British authors to remedies for hayfever.
HOT: Queen Candice
Candice Carty-Williams became the first black British author to win the Book of the Year prize at the British Book Awards 2020.
HOT: No deal
We salute Michaela Coel’s rejection of Netflix’s $1 million offer to retain ownership of her work for the brilliant I May Destroy You.
HOT: Going for Gotham
Javicia Leslie will be taking over the role of the title character in season two of Batwoman. Catch up now on Channel 4.
NOT: Save the murals
Vandalism of Black Lives Matter murals is now being classed as a hate crime. Spread love.
NOT: Election time
Kanye West for president? It’s a no from us.
NOT: Hayfever remedies
Sneezing away? The Organic Pharmacy’s natural homeopathic remedies will ease discomfort.