Irenosen Okojie

Butterfly Fish wins top award



The Author

Irenosen Okojie was born in Nigeria and moved to England aged eight.  She attended Gresham’s Boarding School in Holt, Norfolk for several years before becoming a pupil at St Angelas Convent School in east London. In her early teens, she attended Stamford Boarding School for girls in Stamford, Lincolnshire for a brief period then returned to London to finish... Read More >>

"Surreal, brave, ambitious, extraordinary" 

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