book recommendations · BOOK REVIEWS

3 Modern Romantic Fiction Novels Worth Reading

This genre of popular fiction is deservedly a lot of people’s least favourite. However, It must be said that the genre has elevated it’s quality in recent years. It has come far from the helpless seemingly plain but secretly sexy heroine with her large bosom heaving like a vibrating Nokia and the billionaire hero with… Continue reading 3 Modern Romantic Fiction Novels Worth Reading

BOOK REVIEWS

BOOK REVIEW| “Americanah” by Chimananda Ngozi Adichie

Rating 9/10 Worth reading? – YES! Americanah is a story about Ifemelu and Obinze who have a deep mature love for high school sweethearts. They fall in love in Nigeria and must part when Ifemelu halfway through university due to strikes, goes to study in America, both of them full of plans to reunite.  Adichie… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW| “Americanah” by Chimananda Ngozi Adichie

BOOK REVIEWS · FICTION

BOOK REVIEW| Sefi Atta ‘Everything good will come’

Rating- 8/10 Worth Reading? – Yes I didn’t know what to expect from the Wole Soyinka prize winner because no summary was incuded at the back of the book as is usually the case however, I was pleasantly surprised. Its a story that charts the life of a woman called Enita Taiwo in Nigeria (lagos… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW| Sefi Atta ‘Everything good will come’

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5 videos all aspiring writers/authors/novelists must watch

The videos below provide a fresh perspective on the craft as well as useful tips and encouragement for aspiring writers. They have personally been very useful to me. 1. Elizabeth Gilbert ‘Your elusive creative genius’ – The author of ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ discusses the fears that come with being a creative person and concept of… Continue reading 5 videos all aspiring writers/authors/novelists must watch