Book Review: I, Eric Ngalle by Eric Ngalle Charles

I received a copy of this book from Bookville Bookstore Port Harcourt, Nigeria as one of the books we will be discussing at the book conversation session for the Bookville August Fair scheduled to hold on Monday, August 8, 2022. I will be moderating the session featuring this book and another book as well. Thank … Continue reading Book Review: I, Eric Ngalle by Eric Ngalle Charles

Book Review: Dark Tides (The Fairmile Bk2) by Philippa Gregory

I have had this book on my TBR since it was released in 2020. After I read the first book in this series, although I was curious to know what would become of the characters, I wasn't also too eager about it because I felt that it may be something really dark and I haven't … Continue reading Book Review: Dark Tides (The Fairmile Bk2) by Philippa Gregory

Book Review: Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

This is one of my "Bookstagram Made Me Do It" books due to so many great reviews and recommendations. What really drew me into reading this book was it's promise to make me 'laugh out loud'. The author is new to me and understandably so because this is her debut novel. This story carries several … Continue reading Book Review: Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

Book Review: Meridon by Philippa Gregory

This is the third and last book in the 'Wideacre' series and I am so glad I have followed this series to the end. These books continue to remind me why I love historical fiction so much. This story follows Meridon, the daughter of Julia Lacey whom she gave away to Gypsies at the end … Continue reading Book Review: Meridon by Philippa Gregory

Book Review: Of Love & Bruises by Blessing Douglas

I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. Thank you Blessing Douglas. 'Of Love and Bruises' is the coming of age story of a young girl Belema, who is initially raised by her grand-parents but eventually moves on to live with her father in the city at … Continue reading Book Review: Of Love & Bruises by Blessing Douglas

Book Review: God, Michael and Me by Rosemary Okafor

I have read a couple of books by this author and I loved reading them both. Therefore, I was super excited to get into reading this one especially when I discovered it was a Christian romance story. 'God, Michael and Me' is a love story that features Martha, a 39 year old single lady who … Continue reading Book Review: God, Michael and Me by Rosemary Okafor

Book Review: Believers and Hustlers by Sylva Nze Ifedigbo

This book was recommended to me at a bookstore I visited a couple of months ago and I placed a priority on reading it because I was intrigued by the blurb. This is my first by the author although I was gifted a copy of his other novel last year which I haven’t still gotten … Continue reading Book Review: Believers and Hustlers by Sylva Nze Ifedigbo

Book Review: The Bachelor’s Ride by Kolapo Akinola

I met the author of this book on a flight from Lagos to London and as we chatted, I got to know that he was a writer who was almost done with writing his debut novel (this book). Imagine my excitement when I got a message from him telling me his book had been published … Continue reading Book Review: The Bachelor’s Ride by Kolapo Akinola

Book Review: The Beautiful Side of the Moon by Leye Adenle

I fell in love with this author's work when I read his crime series, 'Easy Motion Tourist' and 'When Trouble Sleeps' therefore I was excited to read this book. 'The Beautiful Side of the Moon' follows Osaretin, an IT worker living in Lagos, Nigeria after he finds a strange note on his office table. Osaretin … Continue reading Book Review: The Beautiful Side of the Moon by Leye Adenle

Book Review: The Bad Muslim Discount by Syed M. Masood

I received this book as a gift however, one of my bookish friends really loved it so I was eager to jump into it. The story follows two families from Pakistan and Iraq while focusing on two main characters, Anvar and Safwar. Exhausted with living in war torn countries, both families move to the United … Continue reading Book Review: The Bad Muslim Discount by Syed M. Masood