Zool Verjee is a career bookseller and is currently Head of Marketing and Publicity at Blackwell’s Bookshop. He judged the Fiction category of the Costa Book Awards in 2018, and is currently a judge for the Indie Book Awards.

In his spare time, Zool is a trustee at Creation Theatre. He also enjoys spending time with his family and exploring wonderful new books with his three and half year old son!