Welcome to Connecting Stories - my little space to discuss my writing journey, any new content that I’ve fallen in love with, my current reads and reader questions.

About me

Hello! I’m Reni K Amayo, a British Nigerian author living in London with my husband. I write fantasy books centred on strong female characters and set in worlds steeped with African cultures, mythology and lore. For more details on my work, please head to www.renikamayo.com.


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I'm an author based in London. I tend to write books with strong female leads set in worlds steeped with lore. Find out more about my work at renikamayo.com