Derek Owusu is a British author and podcaster. His debut novel, That Reminds Me, came out in November 2019 and was awarded the 2020 Desmond Elliott Prize. He edited and contributed to the book Safe: On Black British Men Reclaiming Space and is the former co-host of the literature podcast Mostly Lit. His first children’s book, About This Boy, co-written with Rudimental band member Leon “Locksmith” Rolle is out in February 2022.