Ifeoma Onyefulu

Children's author, photographer and writer

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Building the city walls

Image by Ifeoma Onyefulu

Ifeoma Onyefulu

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Children's Africana

Book Awards (U.S)


Ifeoma is a past award winner -

Sankore Mosque in Timbuktu

Reviews of Ifeoma's work:


Look at This! Home

"Onyefulu celebrates light, color and the people of Mali in this and three other themed suites of bright photos of common items or activities..."


New Shoes for Helen

"It would be good to see more books like this, that show just how similar we humans are, and what a huge influence the lottery of our births has on our lives..."

The Girl Who Married a Ghost


"This is a lovely compilation of stories from Africa and it's comforting that pride, envy...are human traits across all cultural backgounds..."

A new edition of this classic book from Ifeoma.


'From Beads to Drums to Masquerades, from Grandmother to Yams, this photographic alphabet captures the rhythms of day-to-day village life in Africa....

Writer, children's author and photographer

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You can use the contact page to ask Ifeoma a question

about her writing or travels here...

See Ifeoma's US interview with writer Stephanie Walstrom.

Ifeoma talks about her work during the interview for the website ONE, celebrating Universal Children's Day in November 2014.  

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Ifeoma writes of her father, a barrister in Nigeria, and his last journey.

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Ifeoma writes of her technique for creating

her children's book..

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Ifeoma was in Hong Kong, working with children at The Kellet School.


You can read Ifeoma's reflection on her Hong Kong trip here.


As part of a team of authors and poets, Ifeoma was supported by 

Books go Walkabout.   See more here...



Washington DC in the US, a visit in the autumn of 2017



My visit, and these images, courtesy of An Open Book Foundation. With all my thanks to the students at the Excel Academy Public Charter School for their great contributions...

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