News & Interviews


-Nigerian Edition of Daughters to be published by Farafina Books

-US Online Publicity campaign for Daughters


-Daughters is published in the US by Pintail Books (Penguin Group USA)

-Audiobook version published by Blackstone Audio (US)

-Author Interview: Western Gazette

-Daughters is published in Germany by Graf Verlag (Ullstein)

-Author Interview: Joy Keys Blog Talk Radio

-Second edition of Daughters is published as part of Penguin Canada’s Reading Group Guide series.

-Daughters is featured on Elle Afrique

-Daughters is featured on She Reads

-Daughters is published in Thailand by Sanskrit Books.

-Author Interview: Under the Neem Tree

-Author Interview: Only One Key Stroke Away Online Book Club

-Author Interview: Author Unoma Nwankwor

-First Audio Book Review

-Daughters is longlisted for the inaugural Etisalat Prize for Literature


-Daughters is published in Canada by Penguin Canada on April 10, 2012.

-Daughters spends nine consecutive weeks on The Globe and Mail’s Canadian fiction Bestseller list.

-Daughters is Costco Canada’s Buyer’s Pick for the month of May, 2012

-Author Interview: Chatham Daily News

-Author Interview: 1st BOOKS

-Author Interview: Chatham This Week

-Daughters marks her ninth straight week on the Globe and Mail Canadian Fiction Bestseller List.

-Author Interview: Globe and Mail

-Author Interview: Open Book Ontario

-Author Interview: Africa Book Club

-Daughters nominated as a top-ten pick for the Giller Prize’s Readers Choice Award.

-Author Interview: Think Africa Press

-Donna Bailey Nurse reviews Daughters on The Next Chapter with Shelagh Rogers.

-Author Interview: The Bridge with Bob Steele

-Author Interview: The Windsor Star

-Daughters makes the Globe and Mail Reader’s picks for best books of 2012

-Daughters is featured on Africa Book Club 2012 Books of the Year

-Daughters is featured on GalleyCat’s list of Most Overlooked Books of 2012