Search - List of Books by Helen Oyeyemi

Helen Olajumoke Oyeyemi (born December 10, 1984) is a British novelist. She was born in Nigeria and moved to London when she was four.

She wrote her first novel, The Icarus Girl, while still at school studying for her A levels at Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School.

Oyeyemi studied Social and Political Sciences at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, graduating in 2006. Whilst at Cambridge, two of her plays, Juniper's Whitening and Victimese, were performed by fellow students to critical acclaim and subsequently published by Methuen.

In 2007 Bloomsbury published her second novel, The Opposite House which is inspired by Cuban mythology.

Oyeyemi is a lifelong Catholic who has done voluntary work for CAFOD in Kenya [1].

In 2009 Oyeyemi was recognized as one of the women on Venus Zine’s “25 under 25” list.

Her third novel, White is for Witching, described as having "roots in Henry James and Edgar Allan Poe" [2] was published by Picador in May 2009.

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Total Books: 40
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours
2017 - What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781594634642
ISBN-10: 1594634645
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Boy Snow Bird
2015 - Boy Snow Bird (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781447237143
ISBN-10: 1447237145
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Boy Snow Bird A Novel
2015 - Boy Snow Bird a Novel (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781594633409
ISBN-10: 1594633401
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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White is for Witching
2014 - White Is for Witching (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781594633072
ISBN-10: 159463307X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Mr Fox
2012 - Mr Fox (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781594486180
ISBN-10: 1594486182
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 3

Mr Fox A Novel
2011 - Mr Fox a Novel (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781609986032
ISBN-10: 1609986032
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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One for the Trouble Volume one Book Slam
2011 - One for the Trouble Volume One Book Slam (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781908615008
ISBN-10: 1908615001
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Pie-Kah
2009 - Pie-kah (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780330469678
ISBN-10: 0330469673
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The Opposite House
2008 - The Opposite House (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781400078769
ISBN-10: 1400078768
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Icarus Girl
2006 - Icarus Girl (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143017769
ISBN-10: 0143017764
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The Icarus Girl
2006 - The Icarus Girl (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781400078752
ISBN-10: 140007875X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 10

Juniper's Whitening and Victimese
2005 - Juniper's Whitening and VIctimese [Methuen Drama] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780413774781
ISBN-10: 0413774783
Genres: Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction
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A Menina Icaro
A Menina Icaro (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788598078069
ISBN-10: 8598078069
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