Books What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi Hardcover, 325 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $27 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleWhat Is Not Yours Is Not YoursAuthorHelen Oyeyemi Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A collection of stories features entries about literal and metaphorical keys that open or shut the fates of lovers, the heart of a puppeteering student, and the doors of a house of locks that holds unobservable developments. Genres: Fiction Also by Helen Oyeyemi Mr. Fox White Is for Witching The Icarus Girl Gingerbread Boy, Snow, Bird Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2016's Great Reads December 6, 2016 The Book Concierge is back and bigger than ever! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews Mysterious Keys Unlock Surreal Landscapes In 'What Is Yours Is Not Yours' Fresh Air March 23, 2016 Book critic Maureen Corrigan says each of the "nouveau Gothic" stories in Helen Oyeyemi's new collection leaves a deep impression — like a scar that stubbornly refuses to fade. Mysterious Keys Unlock Surreal Landscapes In 'What Is Yours Is Not Yours' Listen · 6:43 6:43 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/471362915/471597700" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Author Helen Oyeyemi's new book reflects her fascination with keys. Manchul Kim hide caption toggle caption Manchul Kim Author Interviews Keys Are The Key To 'What Is Not Yours' March 21, 2016 Writer Helen Oyeyemi's new collection features nine stories all linked through the idea of keys that open rooms, doors, even hearts. She says she felt haunted by keys while working on the book. Keys Are The Key To 'What Is Not Yours' Listen · 6:46 6:46 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/470878476/471233429" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Review Book Reviews 'What Is Not Yours' Is Flawless March 9, 2016 Helen Oyeyemi's new story collection has all the sly humor, gorgeous writing and magical characterization as her novels. Critic Michael Schaub calls it a dreamy, spellbinding masterpiece.