Helen Oyeyemi is the author of The Icarus Girl, The Opposite House, White is for Witching (which won the Somerset Maugham Award), Mr Fox and the short story collection What is Not Yours is Not Yours. In 2013, Helen was included in Granta's Best of Young British Novelists.
Read stories from some of the most exciting, inventive and beautifully crafted short story collections of recent times.
Celebrate dia dels enamorats or 'lovers' day' with Helen Oyeyemi’s latest story collection What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours.
Brilliantly original cover designs, typography and finishes can all help to make a book jump out at you, and so we’ve compiled a small selection of some of our favourite and most unique covers from the past few months.
Seven brilliant stories from some of the best collections of the year for you to read right now.
Author Helen Oyeyemi shares her life in books.
Check out the trailer for White is for Witching by Helen Oyeyemi.
Can books be incorporated into a fashion-oriented blog? What if their stories were interpreted in a “fashionable” way? The Modisher does just that over on her blog www.themodisher.gr. Have a look at her interpretations of some Picador books here – they're genius.
Such is our excitement about Helen Oyeyemi's novel Boy, Snow, Bird, that we held a book club in the office. We came away with yet more questions, so we turned some of them over to Helen.
Helen Oyeyemi, author of Boy, Snow, Bird, talks about her favourite anti-heroine and explains why they are important.
Planning to read more in 2014? This might help: fifteen of the picador.com editors’ favourite books you can easily read in a week. *Not the same week, unless you’re a speed reader extraordinaire.
Chapter one of Mr Fox by Helen Oyeyemi is avilable to read here.
Three Picador authors are celebrating after their recent success in the 2010 Authors' Awards.