Helen Oyeyemi

Helen Oyeyemi was born in 1984. She is the author of three novels, The Icarus Girl, The Opposite House and White is For Witching, and a short story collection, Mr Fox, which was published in 2011.

Anthologies featuring Helen Oyeyemi

The BBC National Short Story Award 2010

This year's shortlist brings together a high calibre group of new and established authors exploring human relationships at their most dysfunctional and yet sustaining.

The BBC National Short Story Award 2017

The twelfth year of the BBC prize shortlist anthology, featuring five superb short stories.