Helen Oyeyemi is the author of five novels, most recently Mr Fox and Boy, Snow, Bird. In 2013 she was included in Granta’s Best of Young British Novelists list.
Helen Oyeyemi on Granta.com
Fiction | Issue 129
Books and Roses
‘A golden chain was fastened around her neck, and on that chain was a key.’
Essays & Memoir | Issue 129
Helen Oyeyemi | My Writing Playlist
Helen Oyeyemi on what she listens to while writing and editing.
In Conversation | Issue 129
Helen Oyeyemi | Podcast
Ted Hodgkinson & Helen Oyeyemi
Helen Oyeyemi speaks to Ted Hodgkinson about the joys of writing from a male perspective, magic in her work, and how as a girl she wrote alternate endings to the classics.
Fiction | Issue 123
Boy, Snow, Bird
‘I didn’t enclose a note, though there were a few things I’d have liked to say. Restraint is classier.’