The talented five, 10-year old Oluwademilade Fagbayi, 10-year- old Onyinye Udechukwu, 8- year-old Oluwadarasimi Fagbayi, 6-year-old Bolaoluwa Nerat Asaolu and 5-year-old Folafemi Olu-Adesina have all joined the global rank of authors.
When asked what inspired their writing interest, Oluwadarasimi Fagbayi, author of Max the Footballer said a??It was Jeff Kinney and the entire a??Diary of a Wimpy Kida?? series.a?? He says he wants to be a??a football player who would one day play in one of the Premier Leagues and also a business guru and make lots of money.a??
Bolaoluwa Nerat Asaolu, author of The Lion Comes to Town, who loves animals a lot and loves watching NatGeo Wild, enthuses a??I love animal rescue. I dona??t think animals should be killed.a?? She hopes to be a firefighter when she grows up and write more books.
a??I have always wanted to make the world a better place by living with the right values. This inspired me to write The Stolen Treasure.a?? says Onyinye Udechukwu about her book. a??The Stolen Treasure is a book all young children should read to learn how to be well-behaved at all times.a?? Onyinye wants to be a doctor when she is older and write many more books while Oluwademilade Fagbayi, author of The Mischievous Old Woman says a??I would like to be a lawyer like my mum when I grow up and write a lot.a?? Folafemi Olu-Adesina, who is quite excited about writing also loves taekwondo and loves to play football and chess when he is not reading. He enjoys playing his keyboard and drawing, as well.
When asked if they have started to make money, the young beaming authors explained how from the book launch they made lots of money from the sale of their books.