Under the Udala trees

Title :Under the Udala trees Author : Chinelo Oparanta Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Date: September, 2015. Number of pages: 336 Genre: Fiction When Ijeoma’s Papa dies during the war, she realises things can never be the same. Can she truly be herself in a world where she’s expected to be something else? Will…

Baba Shegi’s Potpourri

Book title: The secret lives of Baba Shegi’s wives Author: Lola Shoneyin Date of publication: 2010 Publisher: Harper collins Pages: 217 Chapters: 28 Genre: Fiction “WHEN BABA SEGI AWOKE with a bellyache for the sixth day in a row, he knew it was time to do something drastic about his fourth wife’s childlessness”, Meet Baba…

Why would you love Homegoing?

Title: Homegoing Author: Yaa Gyasi Publishing date:2016 Chapters: 14 Pages: 320 Publisher: Alfred. A. Knopf, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York, and in Canada by Random House of Canada, a division of Penguin Random House Limited. Genre: Literary Fiction “We believe the one who has the power. He is the one who…

What it meant for me to see a man fall from the sky…

Book Title: What it means when a man falls from the sky Author: Leslie Nneka Arimah Publisher: RIVERHEAD BOOKS An imprint of Penguin Random House. Publishing date: 2017 Pages: 176 Chapters: 12 Genre: Fiction (short stories) Overview The Future Looks Good She tells different stories in one scene. Ezima’s family history flashes in front of…