I recently started a bookstagram account where I write short and honest reviews about the books I’ve read. The goal is to share my thoughts and also recommend books.
The cover of the book is a statement. The color yellow signifies healing, abundance, self confidence, empowerment, happiness and positivity. Alternatively, the color could signify deceit or cowardice. The women on the cover symbolize the diverse characters in the book.
We must continue to encourage people to buy books and read African authors. Own your copy, give copies out as gifts. That is the only way publishers and their authors can continue to do what they do.
The Spider King’s Daughter is a beautiful and intriguing story written by author Chibundu Onuzo about the love of billionaire Olumade Johnson’s only daughter and a Lagos street hawker “Runner G”
The Shimmigrant tells the intriguing story of a young girl named Obaa Yaa. The story starts from the birth of Obaa Yaa in her village in Kumasi, to the big city Accra and then to her final destination America.
: I regard being an author from Africa as a position of power. Africa is huge and powerful, although a lot of Africans do not realize this.
Two Nigerian authors Oyinkan Braithwaite and Chigozie Obioma have made the 2019 Booker Prize Longlist.
First awarded in 1969, the Booker Prize is open to writers of any nationality writing in English and published in the UK or Ireland.
Check out the list of the richest authors of 2018 below, including how much each earned and some of their best-known books.
The child-friendly book “Against the odds” is an interesting book and could pass for a 7 over 10.