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Tomi Adeyemi


Tomi Adeyemi

AUTHOR OF CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE

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Bio: Tomi Adeyemi is a Nigerian-American writer and creative writing coach based in San Diego, California. After graduating Harvard University with an honors degree in English literature, she received a fellowship that allowed her to study West African mythology and culture in Salvador, Brazil. When she’s not working on her novels or watching Scandal, she can be found blogging and teaching creative writing to her 4,500 subscribers at tomiadeyemi.com. Her website has been named one of the 101 best websites for writers by Writer’s Digest.

Her debut West African YA Fantasy novel is CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE. The CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE movie is in development.

Website: tomiadeyemi.com
Tomi's Twitter: @tomi_adeyemi

Earlier Event: November 7
Elizabeth Acevedo
Later Event: November 13
Samira Ahmed