DAY 21: Helen Oyeyemi

Helen Oyeyemi is the author of The Icarus Girl, The Opposite House, White is for Witching (which won the Somerset Maugham Award), Mr Fox and the short-story collection What is Not Yours is Not Yours. In 2013, Helen was included in Granta’s Best of Young British Novelists. Her new novel Gingerbread will be published by Picador on 7 March 2019.


Further reading

Read: ‘sorry’ doesn’t sweeten her tea (extract) on Pan Macmillan

Review: What is Not Yours is Not Yours in the Independent

Discover more: http://helenoyeyemi.com/


Resource: Short Fiction Journal


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