DAZZLING MIRAGE

Book Title: DAZZLING MIRAGE Author’s Name: OLAYINKA ABIMBOLA EGBOKHARE Genre: Fiction (Advocacy) Number of Pages: 159 ISBN: 978-978-961-653-4 Publisher: Words Rhymes & Rhythm Year of Publication: 2017 Reviews: EGBOKARE’S ‘DAZZLING MIRAGE’ SUCCESSFULLY USED LITERATURE AS A VEHICLE TO DISCUSS GENOTYPE COMPATIBILITY AND SICKLE CELL ANEMIA BLURBS “The author succeeds in producing a very realistic...

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BLOOD AT NOON

Title: BLOOD AT NOON Author: NNAEMEKA NWANKWO OKERE Genre: Prose (Non-fiction) Pages: 54 Publisher: BRIGHTOO GLOBAL CONCEPT Year of Publication: 2016 ISBN: 978-978-953-659-7 Awards: nil Reviews: Bloodshed Doesn’t End Wars – Okere BLURBS: BLOOD AT NOON chronicles the bombing of Afor-Umuohiagu market during the Nigeria civil war. According to the author,...

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“SEASON OF CRIMSON BLOSSOMS”: THE EFFECT OF SOCIETY ON THE HUMAN PERSONALITY IN ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM’S DEBUT NOVEL

TITLE: SEASON OF CRIMSON BLOSSOMS AUTHOR: ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM GENRE: PROSE NUMBER OF PAGES: 347 (Thirty-two Chapters in two parts) PUBLISHER: Parresia Publishers Limited YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2015 ISBN: 978-978-949-990-8 REVIEWER: Salamatu Sule Abubakar Adam Ibrahim is a classic Northern Nigerian English novelist and author of the endorsed and much-admired...

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AUTHORPEDIA CHAT: "My gender equality idea has bounds" — Ebidenyefa Tarila Nikade

Ebidenyefa Tarila Nikade is a wife, mother, Educationist, teen mentor, counselor, broadcast Journalist and public speaker who believes in creating platforms for young people to express themselves. She is passionate about women and children, especially the sexually abused; hence her writings are centred on such themes. She is the CEO of Creative Xpressions...

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SECTOR IV

Title: SECTOR IV Author: ABIGAIL ANABA Genre: FICTION Publisher: ELJARA CONNECTIONS LTD Year of Publication: 2015 ISBN: 978-978-93699-5-9 Awards: nil Blurb: Sector IV is a story of love and loss, of choice and consequences. It is a story of a woman’s search for happiness and the near illusiveness of ‘happily-ever-afters’....

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ABIGAIL ANABA

Name of Author: ABIGAIL ANABA Books: SECTOR IV , ELJARA CONNECTIONS LTD, 2015 Genre(s): Fiction Awards: nil ABOUT ABIGAIL ANABA: Abigail Anaba describes herself as a writer, thinker and teacher. Though she is primarily a teacher, she always puts writing first because writing has always been her first love. She...

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CHIGOZIE OBIOMA'S 'THE FISHERMEN' IS ABOUT FISH-SIZED DREAMS – a review by Emmanuel O. Dairo

TITLE: THE FISHERMEN AUTHOR: CHIGOZIE OBIOMA GENRE: PROSE FICTION PUBLISHER: Little, Brown and Company YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2015 PAGES: 304 ISBN: 0316338370 (10), 978-0316338370 (13) REVIEWER: Emmanuel O. Dairo “Follow us, and we will make you fishermen!’—and we followed.” And in following, the narrator, Ben, and his three brothers plunged...

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IDADA DELVES INTO THE DARKER RECESSES OF HUMAN EXISTENCE IN 'BY MY OWN HANDS' – a review by Sandra Whiteley

TITLE: BY MY OWN HANDS AUTHOR: JUDE IDADA GENRE: PROSE FICTION, THRILLER PUBLISHER: CREOTERNITY BOOKS YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2015 PAGES: 410 ISBN: 978-1501080562 (13), 1501080563 (10) REVIEWER: Sandra Whiteley “By My Own Hands” Jude Idada’s first novel is a dramatic journey into what drives us as human beings. Whether it...

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THE FISHERMEN

Title: THE FISHERMEN Author: CHIGOZIE OBIOMA Genre: Prose Fiction Publisher: Little, Brown and Company Year of Publication: 2015 ISBN: 0316338370 (10), 978-0316338370 (13) Awards: Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize For Fiction Longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award Shortlisted for the FT/Oppenheimer Awards Shortlisted for center for Fiction First...

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CHIGOZIE OBIOMA

Name of Author: CHIGOZIE OBIOMA Books: THE FISHERMEN, Little, Brown and Company, 2015 Genre(s): Fiction Awards: Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize For Fiction Longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award Shortlisted for the FT/Oppenheimer Awards Shortlisted for center for Fiction First Novel Prize Shortlisted for Edinburgh Festival First Book...

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