Month: July 2018

Book Review: This is How You Lose Her by Junot Diaz

Published: September 2012 by Riverhead Books Pages: 217 Genre: Fiction (Short Stories) Purchase on http://www.amazon.com Publisher’s Blurb: On a beach in the Dominican Republic, a doomed relationship flounders. In the heat of a hospital laundry room in New Jersey, a woman does her  lover’s washing…

Book Review: The Carnivorous City by Toni Kan

Published: October 2016 by Cassava Republic Press Pages: 378 Genre: Fiction Purchase from http://www.amazon.com; http://www.jumia.com; Prince Ebaeno Supermarket, Lekki phase 1, Lagos. Publisher’s Blurb: Sabato Rabato aka Soni Dike is a Lagos Big Boy; a criminal turned grandee, with a beautiful wife, a sea-side…

Book Review: Children of Blood & Bones by Tomi Adeyemi

Published March 6th, 2018 by Henry Holt Books for Young Readers Pages: 525 Genre: Fiction (Young Adult, fantasy) Purchase on http://www.amazon.com Publisher’s Blurb: Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zélie’s Reaper mother…

KaweAfrica BookClub Lagos: A Book Reading For ‘Tomorrow Died Yesterday’ A Novel By Chimeka Garricks.

We had a blast at the Kawe Africa Book Club Session on Sunday, July 01, 2018 when they invited the author of ‘Tomorrow Died Yesterday’, Chimeka Garricks (my husband). It was exciting to meet other lovers of fiction like Segun, Chimdinma, Michael, Shikemi and…

Book Review: Becoming The Woman God Wants Me To Be: A 90-Day Guide To Living The Proverbs 31 Life by Donna Partow

Published: May, 2017 by Fleming H. Revell Company Pages: 352 Genre: Christian (Non-Fiction) Purchase on http://www.amazon.com Publisher’s Blurb: Proverbs 31 woman? No problem! In Becoming the Woman God Wants Me To Be, Partow gives women inspiration and practical direction to move them toward the…