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The Chameleon Girl

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The Chameleon Girl, by Jane Labous, is published by Farafina Books, the literary imprint of Nigerian publishing house Kachifo, and available on Amazon.

Farafina offers the best in contemporary African writing, and has published over 30 titles from Africa’s most celebrated literary authors, including Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Chris Abani, Ben Okri and Ngugi wa Thiong’o. 

The Chameleon Girl is the story of a British-Senegalese university lecturer, Soumaya Dramé, who returns to her father's homeland - only to discover a shattering family secret.


The book's cover art has been designed by Nigerian artist, Viktor Ehikhamenor.

Jane has also written a thriller, She Shines Like A Diamond. Her latest book, Past Participleis an upmarket book-club novel of 84,000 words. 

Kachifo – may the day break/may you see a glorious dawn/may you see tomorrow.

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