Book Review

Book Review : On Black Sister’s Street by Chika Unigwe

“Four very different women have made their way from Africa to the red light district of Brussels. They have come to claim for themselves the riches they believe Europe promises but when one of them is murdered… Their already fragile world is shattered” Nigerian writers have literally carved out a hole in my heart and… Continue reading Book Review : On Black Sister’s Street by Chika Unigwe

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BOOK REVIEW: The kindness of enemies by Leila Aboulela

Two narrative strands. One contemporary and one historical. Christianity and Islam. Friend and Foe. Family and Enemies. I have taken a while to read this book because 2017 decided to come with drama, lots of work and sleepless nights. Suffice to say, I enjoyed this book because it taught me some hard truths about my… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The kindness of enemies by Leila Aboulela

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BOOK REVIEW: Angela’s Ashes by Frank Mc’Court

A good life makes a good story but a difficult, pitfall-filled, difficult life makes for s great read. This book was a fingerlicking meal. And for a sad book(if I can call it that) to be so well written…you have to admire the talent of the writer and even more so the dire circumstances that… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Angela’s Ashes by Frank Mc’Court

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BOOK REVIEW: HOMEGOING by Yaa Gyasi

So I’m kind of late reading this book. But life would be boring if we were always on time, on schedule, on point. The missed moments are the ones that make it so amazing. As long as you still do it. You cant fake it till you make it forever, something has to give. Okay,… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: HOMEGOING by Yaa Gyasi

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Book Review: The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

I need to candidly express my gratitude to TextBookCentre who never fail to make my heart and other book lovers’ heart leap with joy. So I’m going to buy myself a copy of book of the month. (Let me digress for a minute. TBC have this amazing book club where people meet to discuss the… Continue reading Book Review: The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult