If you’re reading this piece, then you are most likely a staunch internet user. Who for some reason, wasn’t around for BookHub The Event. I would exempt people who couldn’t make it due to proximity issue but I doubt your love for books if you were in Lagos on the 5th of March, and you weren’t at this event. I can only weep at how much bookish fun you just forfeited.
Cloth Girl is a tale of the struggles of women in a time when women’s choices were dictated more by their “duties” to family than by any life aspirations.It takes us on a journey of what it feels to have your power wrested from you by people who should know better. The author does an amazing job transporting you to the colonial era. She paints a picture in every scene and manages to show us different perspectives through the eyes of her characters. I enjoyed the attention paid to the traditional ceremonies in this book, the weddings, naming ceremonies, burials […]
The On Becoming book tour is coming to Ibadan. Ibadan fans of Toke Makinwa’s debut memoir will have a chance to meet the Author and sign their books. Event Details The Book Sellers Limited will host the book reading on Friday, 27th January 2017 by 2pm. On Becoming Book Blurb… Toke never envisaged that she would be a successful media personality. She began her journey as a bubbly child but grew into a lonely teenager after the devastating loss of both her parents. For so long after, it seemed as though she would never find herself. On Becoming book is the real Toke […]
My favorite blogger, NaijaSingleGirl, will be joining the lovely people over at Okada books for an interview on Twitter tomorrow.
The “On Becoming” book tour is coming to Lagos Mainland. Fans of Toke Makinwa’s debut memoir living on Lagos Mainland have a chance to meet the Author and sign their books.