Farad by Emmanuel Iduma

Title: Farad Author: Emmanuel Iduma Genre: Fiction ( Short Story Collection) Publisher: Parresia publishers Pages:207 Generally, I believe that Farad speaks very controversial issues as told by the author. It’s like he’s discussing certain aspects that he is not really happy with or has had a personal encounter with and writes them as stories. He…

Children of Blood and Bone

Overview Zelie is a young girl from a fishing settlement in Ilorin where she lives with her Baba and her brother Tzain. She secretly learns to fight under the tutorship of Mama Agba, the village seamstress. When her father cannot pay their taxes, she ventures out to Lagos, the biggest city in the whole of…

Dear Ijeawele: A Feminifesto

Book Title: dear Ijeawele, or A feminist Manifesto in fifteen suggestions Author: Chimmamanda Ngozi Adichie Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Publishing date :2017 Pages: 34 Chapters : 15   Being a feminist in today’s world has become something of a rockstar status. It initially began with women who believe in the equality for women and has…

Stay with me by Ayobami Adebayo

When a yellow lady with red lipstick sits comfortably in the sitting room of Yejide and Akins’ house, Yejide knows that this is the beginning of betrayal. How long has Akin been keeping things from her and can she brace herself for the ultimate form of betrayal? Being a sucker for love, the title grabbed…