Book Reviews

‘Elsewhere, Home’ by Leila Aboulela

Review of Leila Aboulela’s short story collection, exploring notions of migration, belonging and ‘home’.

‘Born on a Tuesday’ by Elnathan John

Elnathan John’s novel ‘Born on a Tuesday’, a Nigerian Bildungsroman, recently won the 2019 ‘LES…

‘Of Women and Frogs’ by Bisi Adjapon

Review of an exciting yet socially critical coming-of-age-story, a feminist manifesto in the guise of a brilliantly written novel.

‘An Orchestra of Minorities’ by Chigozie Obioma

An epic story of love, betrayal, forgiveness, migration, and what it means to strive for more in life.

‘Longthroat Memoirs’ by Yemisi Aribisala

An homage to Nigerian cuisine, culture, traditions, and people.

‘The Hundred Wells of Salaga’ by Ayesha Harruna Attah

A review of Ayesha Harruna Attah’s novel ‘The Hundred Wells of Salage’.

‘Sunny and the Mysteries of Osisi’ by Nnedi Okorafor

Review of Nnedi Okorafor’s ‘Sunny and […]’

‘She Called Me Woman’ eds. A. Mohammed, C. Nagarajan, R. Aliyu

Book Review of the groundbreaking essay collection: ‘She Called Me Woman’, which gives […]