My Travels:

by Ifeoma Onyefulu

Working in Hong Kong, June 2016

The next country I visit after my week-long stay in Nigeria is Hong Kong. The trip is organised by Books Go Walkabout UK, and I am one of three children’s authors invited by an international school in Hong Kong for their Book Week. I have never been to the Far East before and…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

One Big Family, a photography exhibition
24th June to 24th July

Ifeoma is an award-winning children’s author and a photographer. She has won several awards for her books in USA, amongst them was CABA, (Children African Book Award), which she won twice. She has had many exhibitions – The British Museum, Liverpool Museum, Bristol Museum, Truro Museum and at the Afrika Center, Oslo, Norway,…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Ifeoma Onyefulu talks A is for Africa

Quarto have just published the transcript of a great interview with Ifeoma on the creative background and approach to A is for Africa. On the Quarto Kids blog Ifeoma tells the story of how the original idea, text and images were created. ‘The idea for A is for Africa came to me when…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Owl Bookshop – Kentish Town

Meet Ifeoma at the Owl Bookshop in Kentish Town. Sunday, June 5th 2016 at 2.00pm A is For Africa has been re-released by Francis Lincoln Children’s Books in a new edition from this month. (May 2016). ‘From Beads to Drums to Masquerades, from Grandmother to Yams, this photographic alphabet captures the rhythms of…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Hong Kong – May 2016

Ifeoma is in Hong Kong, taking part at a week long series of events at The Kellett School, the International School in Hong Kong. As part of the Books go Walkabout team Ifeoma is delivering a series of workshops and creativity support sessions across the two campuses the school has at Kowloon Bay…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Gallery showing of my photographs…

Send to Kindle‘One Big Family’ An exhibition of images by Ifeoma Onyefulu The Bernie Grant Arts Centre Tottenham, London, N15 4RX  Tel: 0208 365 5450 My exhibition runs from 5th February 2015 to the 4th March. (I am having a private view on the evening of 6th Feb. Contact me directly for details). You can…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Now with translation!

I have just added a translation button to my news journal. You will find the Google Translate option at the top of the page. This allows you to translate my news and travel journal into nearly a hundred languages. If you want to read about my journey in Latvian, Latin or even Igbo…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Thank you from some of my young readers!

Returning to England after my recent tour I was delighted, as you can imagine, to receive thank you notes and drawings from some of my younger American readers. What a pleasure, as the cold wind whips across the avenues of a London winter, to look at the gallery below and to remember all…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Library of Congress thank you…

I was delighted to get a thank you letter from the Centre for the Book, Library of Congress in Washington, USA. The Library of Congress holds many of my books and I was really pleased to be able to deliver a presentation to the Young Readers Centre on November 7th this year. I…

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.

Sankofa Cafe, Sunday November 2nd, 2014

Ifeoma will be creating a workshop experience around story telling and children’s games from Nigeria at the Sankofa Cafe, in Washington DC, at 3.00 pm on Sunday 2nd. November 2014. Sankofa Cafe is a great bookshop and cafe at 2714 Georgia Avenue, NW Washington, DC, 2001. Ifeoma is appearing at 3.00 p m….

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Ifeoma is a children's book author, photographer and writer. Follow her world journey on this blog. You can visit Ifeoma's main web page here.

Writing, images, workshops and support for children's literacy? Contact Ifeoma today.