Long Reads For The Weekend.

Here’s a list of works I recommend that you read during your leisure time this weekend. Feel free to share the works that you enjoyed on your social media and with your people. Happy reading! x FICTION And The Dead Were Lonely by Kabelo S. Motsoeneng (published on Lolwe). Manifest by Pemi Aguda (published on…

NEW RELEASES + BOOKS WE ANTICIPATE (2021/22).

New releases. More yet to come. Here are some books I’m excited about. Here are some you just might be excited about too. DEAR SENTHURAN by AKWAEKE EMEZI. Akwaeke Emezi is set to make their non-fiction debut on the 29th of June, 2021. Dear Senthuran: A Black Spirit Memoir is a collection of letters to…

AN EVENING WITH ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM.

I spent last Sunday at Café de Vie’s Inaugural Bazaar where renowned Nigerian author and award winning journalist, Abubakar Adam Ibrahim held a book signing event for his latest collection of short stories, Dreams and Assorted Nightmares. I’ve been meaning to write about this but I never got around to it. It was an event…

THE BEST NIGERIAN TRADITIONAL PUBLISHING HOUSES.

Traditional Publishing is still very much an advantageous route to go if you’re looking to turn your manuscript into a published novel. It’s arguably the best as everything from editing to marketing and distribution is left to the publishing house of your choice. While it is a good means of getting your work out there,…

LIFE UPDATES: Freelancing, Christmas plans & More.

Hello!So, I know I haven’t made a personal post here in quite some time now (and I apologise for that).Ever since I wrapped up my reading for this year, I’ve had a lot of time on my hands to engage in other activities/passions. For that reason, blogging had to take a back seat.The important thing…

Who Am I Outside of This Blog?

This post was inspired by a post on Amielle De Torres’ blog Love, Amielle which was equally inspired by a post on Trisha V’s blog. It might seem hard to imagine that I have a life outside of reading books and writing my thoughts on them, but I promise you, I do. Outside of this…