Akwaeke Emezi

Akwaeke Emezi

This is a complete list of Akwaeke Emezi books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series or category.

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Akwaeke Emezi Biography

Akwaeke Emezi was born on June 6th, 1987 and is currently 35 years old. Akwaeke Emezi was born in Umuahia, Nigeria.

Akwaeke Emezi is probably best known for her Standalone Novels. There are currently 4 novels available. The first standalone was released in 2018 with the novel Freshwater. The most recently released novel was You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty which was released in 2022. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Akwaeke at this time.

Akwaeke Emezi has also written one book in the Memoirs series called, Dear Senthuran.

Akwaeke Emezi Awards & Accolades

Emezi's books have won multiple awards, Freshwater won the Otherwise Award, Best Science Fiction, in 2019. Dear Senthuran won the Stonewall Book Award, Non-fiction, in 2022.

The following novels by Akwaeke Emezi were also nominated for these awards:

  • Pet: National Book Awards, Young People’s Literature (2019). Otherwise Award, Best Science Fiction (2019). Stonewall Book Award, Children's and Young Adult (2020).
  • The Death of Vivek Oji: Goodreads Awards, Best Fiction (2020). Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Fiction (2020). Dylan Thomas Prize, Best Published English Language Literary Work (2021). Stonewall Book Award, Literature (2021).
  • You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty: Goodreads Awards, Best Romance (2022).

Akwaeke Emezi F.A.Q

When was Akwaeke Emezi Born? How old is Akwaeke Emezi?

Akwaeke Emezi was born on June 6th, 1987. Akwaeke Emezi is currently 35 years old.

Where was Akwaeke Emezi Born?

Akwaeke Emezi was born in Umuahia, Nigeria and is Nigerian.

What book awards has Akwaeke Emezi won?

Freshwater: Otherwise Award Best Science Fiction (2019).
Dear Senthuran: Stonewall Book Award Non-fiction (2022).

What was the first book Akwaeke Emezi wrote?

The first novel written by Akwaeke Emezi was Freshwater, published in 2018.

What was the most recent book Akwaeke Emezi wrote?

Her most recently released work was You Made a Fool of Death with Your Beauty on May 24th, 2022.

Will there be any more books by Akwaeke Emezi?

Akwaeke Emezi does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Akwaeke Emezi written?

Akwaeke Emezi has written 7 books. 1 book in the Pet Series, 1 book in the Memoirs Series, 4 Standalone Novels, 1 book in the Collections.
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