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Learning to Love Yourself First in Lizzie Damilola Blackburn's Yinka, Where is Your Huzband?

Writer Lizzie Damilola Blackburn
Aiden Harmitt-Williams
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Writer Lizzie Damilola Blackburn and her debut novel

Lizzie Damilola Blackburn is a British-Nigerian writer and Yinka, Where is your Huzband? is her debut novel. Yinka, the title character, is constantly hounded by her mother and aunties to get married, even though Yinka isn’t even dating anyone at the moment. But still, she makes a personal goal to meet someone in time to make them her date at her cousin’s upcoming wedding. Chaos and disappointment ensue–-will Yinka learn that she has to love herself before any potential suitors has a chance?