New novel charts the changing face of London through the eyes of teenagers

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New novel charts the changing face of London through the eyes of teenagers

A Hackney resident and lecturer has written a new book which reflects London's changing cultural, social and economic scene, through the lives of four teenage friends.

Ambitions of the Deprived is a self-published novel which launches today at Hackney’s iconic Rose Lipman Building - a venue which sits in the shadow of the tower blocks of De Beauvoir estate, a location at the centre of the book’s narrative. 

Author Emeka Egbuonu explains more. 

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