Month: December 2018

Book Review: The Not So Perfect Mother by Kerry Fisher

Kerry Fisher is the new author I have been looking for……. After reading ‘The Silent Wife” a few months ago, I have plunged into buying her books with reckless abandon and with no regrets. Maia’s story is the story of a modern day Cinderella…

Misunderstood…… a Poem by Biyai Garricks

Love for Worship. Confidence for Pride, Truth for Lies, Meekness for Weakness, Silence for Fear, Self Control for Cowardice, Sharing for Boasting, Openness for Naivety, Fashionable for Attention Seeking, Hard Work for Eye Service Success for Luck, Contentment for Laziness, Generosity for Foolishness, Courage…

My dream… a Poem by Biyai Garricks

In my life, I’ve always yearned for, Someone so strong, To love and to care for me, And in my heart, I’ve prepared, A place so warm, To welcome this dream, Then you came into my life, Loving me like no one could, Making…

Words……..a Poem by Biyai Garricks

Words heal, Words Kill, Words Live, Words Cleave, To the ears that receive, To the heart that gives, Like a two edged sword, Like a soothing balm, Like a broken record, Like the air we breath, They remain, In the hearts they warm, In…

Time….. a Poem by Biyai Garricks

I hear the clock ticking, I am playing in the sand, I hear the school bell ring, I dance for my mum and dad, I am afraid, I am a liar, I have my first kiss, I break his heart, I party till I…

Book Review: My Sister The Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite

My Sister The serial Killer was a quick, fun, read packed with dark humor. A story about two sisters raised by the same parents who suffered abuse from their father but turned out to have personalities as different as the way they looked. Ayoola,…

Book Review: Mannequin by Wakeni Mac’Odo-McCarthy

Published: 2018 by University Press Plc Pages: 74 Genre: fiction Purchase @ http://www.fb.me/Mannequin.novel Publisher’s Blurb: Mannequin is situated in the modern day oil-rich city of Port Harcourt, Nigeria, where a small percentage of the population live in affluence. The story tells of the subtle…

Book Review: The Book Of Memory by Petina Gappah

Published: February 2016 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux Pages: 288 Genre: Fiction Purchase on http://www.amazon.com Publisher’s Blurb: Memory is an albino woman languishing in Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison in Harare, Zimbabwe, where she has been convicted of murder. As part of her appeal, her…

Amazon’s Bestsellers of 2018: Top 10 Most Sold Books (Non- Fiction)

As a follow up on my last post, we have not left out our non-fiction lovers. Here is a list of Amazon’s non-fiction bestsellers for 2018. You can look up these titles and save them for your holiday reading. Happy Holidays lovelies! Fire and…

Amazon Bestsellers of 2018: Top 10 Most Sold Books (Fiction)

Here’s a list of Amazon’s top 10 most sold books (fiction) for 2018, if you are still unsure of what you may want to spend the upcoming holidays reading. This can serve as a guide and help you choose. I haven’t read some of…