Monique Roffey

2013 OCM Bocas Prize Winner

Monique Roffey

2013 OCM Bocas Prize Winner

Biography

Monique Roffey is a Trinidadian writer whose third novel, Archipelago, won the 2013 OCM Bocas Prize.  House of Ashes was shortlisted for the 2015 novel category of the Costa Book Award and the OCM Bocas Prize. Her second novel, The White Woman on the Green Bicycle, was shortlisted for the 2010 Orange Prize and 2011 Encore Prize. Her latest book The Tryst was published in 2017.