Lola Shoneyin

Nigerian author, Lola Shoneyin, has published 3 volumes of poetry, So All the Time I was Sitting on an Egg (1998), Song of a Riverbed (2002) and For the Love of Flight (2010). Her debut novel, The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives, was longlisted for the Orange Prize in 2011.

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