Month: August 2019

Book Review: How Successful People Think by John Maxwell

“Whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report, if there be any virtue, if there be any praise, think on these things.” – The Apostle Paul….

Book Genres: A Reader’s Guide

Most people, especially new readers purchase books based on the hype from the media about a book or a catchy book cover without taking an important aspect into cognizance – The Book Genre. A book genre is a specific type of book distinguished from…

TOPE OMOTOSHO INTERVIEW- WHY I WRITE!

Upon reading and reviewing ‘Once Upon A First Love‘ and ‘I’ll Keep Loving You‘ (follow links to read my reviews on these books – https://rovingbookwormng.com/2018/11/28/once-upon-a-first-love-by-tope-omotosho/ and  https://rovingbookwormng.com/2019/07/26/book-review-ill-keep-loving-you-by-tope-omotosho/) by Tope Omotosho, I felt compelled to interview the author as I was fascinated by the themes and…

Book Review: An Elegy For Easterly by Petina Gappah

“Like the worthless dogs that are his countrymen, my husband believed that his penis was wasted if he was faithful to just one woman” – At The Sound Of The Last post In my quest to find new authors to add to my list…

Book Review: What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah

“Do you know why I had to listen to Uncle Dickson? Because we are destitute. Because your father was a fool and, yes, money is everything. Because the consequences of disrespecting a man like Dickson are always disproportionate to the sin. A grenade in…

Stay With Me by Ayobami Adebayo Wins 9Mobile Prize For Literature

The winner of the 9Mobile Prize for Literature was announced yesterday as Ayobami Adebayo for her book, ‘Stay With Me published by Ouida Books. The Author: Ayobami Adebayo’s stories have appeared in a number of magazines and anthologies, and one was highly commended in…

Book Review:The Bride Test by Helen Hoang

Reading (or I should say listening as It was an audio book) ‘The Bride Test’ was a learning curve. I enjoyed the experience and always looked for any spare time I could grab to listen to the story. This is a love story about…

Welcome to August: Top 10 Must-Read Upcoming New Releases

Happy New Month Bookworms! This new month is promising to birth some awesome reads that will keep you asking for more. With a mixture of different genres, there is definitely a book for everyone. Looking for new books to add to your TBR this…