Abidemi Sanusi, author

Abidemi Sanusi, author, Eyo, nominated for the Commonwealth Writers' Prize

Eyo, by Abidemi Sanusi

Eyo, an illiterate 10-year-old girl is trafficked to the UK with promises of a better life.

Eventually, she is rescued only to realise that in even in freedom, society demands an exacting price from those it should protect.

'... outstanding...' Judging panel, Commonwealth Writers' Prize  


outstanding commentary on the conditions that make life in home countries unbearable, the casual cruelties meted out on strangers as they travel, and the indifference that sustains it all – Judging panel on Eyo, Commonwealth Writers’ Prize 2010

up there among the continent’s finest works of realistic fiction – Daily Monitor

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