Book Blog With A Focus On African Literature

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20 Random Facts About Me

20 Random Facts About Me

A brief introduction into the mind of the girl behind the screen.

Book Review – There was a Country By Chinua Achebe

There Was A Country: A personal history of Biafra by Chinua Achebe Published by: Allen Lane – The Penguin Group Year of Publication: 2012 Genre: Non-Fiction; Memoir Pages: 319 Source: Bought Publisher’s Summary The defining experience of Chinua Achebe’s life was the Nigerian civil war, also known as […]

Book Review – The JJC Handbook by Valerie Kerri

Book Review – The JJC Handbook by Valerie Kerri

 The JJC Handbook: Adapting to the United Kingdom With Ease by Valerie Kerri Published by: Author Year of Publication: 2016 Genre: Non-Fiction; Guidebook Pages: 66 Source: Bought Publisher’s Summary The ‘JJC handbook’ is a collection of helpful advice gathered over time by Valerie Kerri, after she moved […]

Book Review – Memoirs of an Arabian Princess from Zanzibar

Book Review – Memoirs of an Arabian Princess from Zanzibar

Read my not altogether pleasant review of Emily Ruete’s, also known as Princess Salme of Zanzibar and Oman

Book Review – Lessons the Richest Man in Babylon Taught Me…

Book Review – Lessons the Richest Man in Babylon Taught Me…

Read a Review of the Basic wealth creating principles i learnt from the book: ‘The Richest man in Babylon’