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…

Ralia the sugar girl

I was drawn to Ralia the sugar girl on a rainy day. There was nothing to do in school and I didn’t feel obliged to go through my notes when I remembered that we were to discuss this book at our book club meeting at the end of the month. Busayo, my sweet and amazing…

An Albino witch

Book Title: Akata witch Author: Nnedi Okorafor Publisher: Penguin group Pages: 349 Chapters: 22 Publishing date: 2011 Genre: Juju Fantasy My name is Sunny Nwazue and I confuse people_ say hello to Sunny. Overview Sunny Nwaeze is a 12 year old girl who is introduced to the world of Leopard people. Leopard people are a…

The Hairdresser of Harare

Overview The Hairdresser of Harare is set in Harare, the capital of Zimbabwe. Vimbai is the best hairdresser, or so she thinks, she is the “queen b” at Mrs Khumalo’s hair salon and makes certain that anyone knows it. It seems like all is going well for her with her cosy house, house help and…