Publisher: HarperCollins Canada
Ben Philippe is a New York-based writer and screenwriter. Born in Haiti and raised in Montreal, Canada, he has a Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University and an MFA from the Michener Center for Writers in Austin, Texas. He has written two young adult novels: Field Guide to the North American Teenager, winner of the 2020 William C. Morris Award; and Charming as a Verb. Sure, I’ll Be Your Black Friend is his first book of adult nonfiction.