January 19, 2016


Book Cover Reveal Party
May 31 all-day
Book Cover Reveal Party for Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother

To coincide with the release of my book Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother as a hardback, my author friend Ellie Firestone is hosting a book cover reveal party on her blog for me. Read more about it here https://www.segilolasalami.co.uk/book-cover-reveal-party/


Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother Book cover reveal party

Brockley Max Festival 2016 – ART IN THE PARK @ Storytelling Tent, Hilly Fields Park
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Brockley Max Festival 2016

Brockley Max is a nine-day community arts festival celebrating local talent. It takes place in lots of different venues across Brockley, Ladywell, Crofton Park and Honor Oak and is a non-profit festival that everyone can attend and be part of.

Brockley Max 2016 will be held from Friday 27 May to Saturday 4 June.

Art In The Park

Saturday 4 June is our Art In The Park family day, based in Hilly Fields, in the middle of Brockley. From midday until 6pm the area close to the Hilly Fields stone circle is given over to children’s creative workshops and a live stage with dance and musical performances. You’ll also find a craft market, food stalls and a bar.

Segilola Salami will be taking part in this year’s Art In The Park. Come to the storytelling tent at 2:00pm where she’ll be reading some passages from her latest book Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother. Afterwards you can purchase copies and get them signed or simply have a chat with Segilola about her books.

brockley max 2016ART IN THE PARK family day out

PTA Summer Fete at Monks Orchard Primary School @ Monks Orchard Primary School
Jul 2 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

PTA Summer Fete

Segilola Salami, author of bilingual Yoruba English children’s books, will be doing a reading from her book Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother at the PTA Summer Fete of Monks Orchard Primary School this year.

Book reading PTA Summer Fete Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother ISBN9780993444616

Africa Writes 2016 @ British Library
Jul 3 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
About Africa Writes

Africa Writes is the Royal African Society’s annual literature festival. Every year we showcase established and emerging talent from the African continent and its diaspora in what is now the UK’s biggest celebration of contemporary African writing taking place over an exciting summer weekend. The festival features book launches, readings, author appearances, panel discussions, youth and children’s workshops, and other activities.

Africa Writes 2016

Segilola Salami will be at the Book Signing hot stand from 12 – 2pm, so stop by if you would like a signed copy of her latest book Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother or would simply like to chat.

She’s also going to visit the African Books to Inspire event at Africa Writes 2016. It is a conversation about books and inspiration from festival guest writers sharing their favourite African literature titles. This is followed by a book swapping session. Check out the full program here

Segilola Salami will have copies of her book Yetunde: An Ode to My Mother available to swap, so make sure you are there 😀

If you plan to attend, please let Segilola know to ensure there are sufficient copies for the day

Venue is
British Library, 96 Euston Rd, Kings Cross, London NW1 2DB, UK

Time: 11.30am for 12.00pm start

Africa Writes 2016

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