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Review: The Girl With The Louding Voice by Abi Daré

“I wish I am a man, but I am not, so I do the next thing I can do. I marry a man.” Genre: Fiction Published: 4th February, 2020 Pages: 312 Rate: 4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Get a copy: Textbookcentre Goodreads Synopsis… Continue Reading →

Review: The Havoc of Choice by Wanjiru Koinange

“You mustn’t appear nervous; fear and doubt are read the exact same way.” Genre: Fiction Published: 2019 Publisher: Book Bunk Pages: 364 Rate: 4.5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis 2007, Kenya Long held captive by her father’s shadow of corruption, Kavata has… Continue Reading →

Review: The Thing Around Your Neck by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

“In her life, her childhood, you snatched the food up, whatever it was, and ate it.” Genre:  Fiction, short story Pages: 218 Published: 1st September, 2009 Rate: 3.5  Goodreads Synopsis The stories in this collection from Orange-Prize winner Chimamanda Ngozi… Continue Reading →

Review: What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah

“He does not yet wonder where she gets this, this streak of fire. He only knows that it keeps the wolves of the world at bay and he must never let it die out.” Genre: Fiction, African Literature Pages: 240 Rate: 3 stars… Continue Reading →

Review: The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives by Lola Shoneyin

“Nothing in this world is free, let alone a woman.” Genre: Fiction Published: 29th June, 2010. Pages: 245 Rate: 4.5 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Goodreads Synopsis To the dismay of her ambitious mother, Bolanle marries into a polygamous family, where she is the… Continue Reading →

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