Nicolette Jones was elected as an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2022.
Nicolette Jones is a critic, journalist, writer, occasional broadcaster and the long-standing children’s books reviewer of The Sunday Times. She has been a trustee, patron and committee chair of library and literary charities, and judged prizes from the Women’s Prize to the British Book Awards. She is a professional chair of literary events, has taught writing in universities and schools as a Royal Literary Fund Fellow, and directed part of the Oxford Literary Festival. She was nominated for the Eleanor Farjeon Award for outstanding service to the world of children’s books.