Helen Oyeyemi Biography
Helen Oyeyemi was born on December 10th, 1984 and is currently 37 years old. Helen Oyeyemi was born in Ibadan, Nigeria.
Helen Oyeyemi is probably best known for her Standalone Novels. There are currently 7 novels available. The first standalone was released in 2005 with the novel The Icarus Girl. The most recently released novel was Peaces which was released in 2021. There are no upcoming standalone novels by Helen at this time.
Helen Oyeyemi has also written the Short Story Collections series which has 2 books including Juniper's Whitening / Victimese and What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours.
Helen Oyeyemi Awards & Accolades
Helen Oyeyemi books have been nominated for multiple awards, White is for Witching was nominated for the Shirley Jackson Award, Best Novel, in 2009 as well as the Alex Awards - Best Book in 2010. Boy, Snow, Bird was nominated for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Best Fiction, in 2014. What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Fiction, in 2016. Peaces was nominated for the Goldsmiths Awards, Goldsmith Prize, in 2022.
Helen Oyeyemi F.A.Q
When was Helen Oyeyemi Born? How old is Helen Oyeyemi?
Helen Oyeyemi was born on December 10th, 1984. Helen Oyeyemi is currently 37 years old.
Where was Helen Oyeyemi Born?
Helen Oyeyemi was born in Ibadan, Nigeria and is Nigerian.
What was the first book Helen Oyeyemi wrote?
The first novel written by Helen Oyeyemi was The Icarus Girl, published in 2005.
What was the most recent book Helen Oyeyemi wrote?
Her most recently released work was Peaces on April 6th, 2021.
Will there be any more books by Helen Oyeyemi?
Helen Oyeyemi does not have any upcoming novels with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.
How many books has Helen Oyeyemi written?
Helen Oyeyemi has written 9 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 7 Standalone Novels, 2 books in the Short Story Collections.