CITY OF GOLD AND RUST

Book Title: CITY OF GOLD AND RUST Author (s) Name: dave chukwuji Publisher: Words Rhymes & Rhythm Year of Publication: 2017 Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: 121 ISBN: 978-978-54741-8-3 Awards: nil Reviews: IN DAVE CHUKWUJI’S CITY OF GOLD AND RUST, LOVE IS A MEASURE OF LIFE’S CONTRADICTIONS – a review...

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A CONSPIRACY OF RAVENS

Book Title: A CONSPIRACY OF RAVENS Author (s) Name: OTHUKE OMINIABOHS Publisher: TND Press Year of Publication: 2016 Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: 401 ISBN: 978-978-955-884-1 Awards: nil Reviews: Book Review: A CONSPIRACY OF RAVENS SYNOPSIS: In the Niger Delta creeks Southern Nigeria, nine expatriates are being held hostage by...

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SODALITY: A TALE OF FRIENDSHIP

Book Title: SODALITY: A TALE OF FRIENDSHIP Author (s) Name: CHIOMA A. DIRU Publisher: Self-Published Year of Publication: 2016 Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: ISBN: 978-978-951-849-4 Awards: nil Reviews: BLURB: Chioma Diru’s Sodality: A Tale of Friendship is a children story. Like all pieces of children literature, it is engaging,...

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ODUFA – A LOVER’S TALE

Book Title: ODUFA – A LOVER’S TALE Author (s) Name: OTHUKE OMINIABOHS Publisher: TND Press Year of Publication: 2015 Genre: Fiction Number of Pages: 394 ISBN: 978-978-8851-16-8 Awards: nil Reviews: ODUFA by Othuke Ominiabohs SYNOPSIS: When Anthony Mukoro, a struggling writer and a budding poet, discovers he cannot father a child...

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BORN ON A TUESDAY

Title: BORN ON A TUESDAY Author: ELNATHAN JOHN Genre: Prose (Adult Fiction) Pages: 263 Publisher: Black Cat & Cassava Republic Press Year of Publication: 2016 ISBN: 978-0-8021-2482-1 & 9781911115021 Awards: Shortlist, NLNG’s The Nigeria Prize For Literature Interviews: Elnathan John: ‘I want to show that things are never simple’ Elnathan...

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LOST IN THE WIND

Title: LOST IN THE WIND Author: THEOPHILUS ABBAH Genre: Prose Pages: 291 Publisher: Y Book Year of Publication: 2013 ISBN: 978-978-5016-7-3-4 Awards: Longlist, ANA Prose Fiction Prize 2013 Interviews: Why I wrote Lost in The Wind Awards: nil Reviews: A writer’s tale of those ‘Lost in the Wind’ BLURB: A...

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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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DAZZLING MIRAGE

Title: DAZZLING MIRAGE Author: OLAYINKA ABIMBOLA EGBOKHARE Genre: Prose Pages: – Publisher: Loud Book Publishers Year of Publication: 2007 ISBN: 978-37619-9-4 Awards: nil BLURB: I have had the opportunity of reading this novel, a first by Yinka Egbokhare, and would like to reflect on both its significance and the quality...

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SEASON OF CRIMSON BLOSSOMS

Title: SEASON OF CRIMSON BLOSSOMS Author: ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM Genre: Prose (Fiction) Pages: 347 (Thirty-two Chapters in two parts) Publisher: Parresia Publishers Limited Year of Publication: 2015 ISBN: 978-978-949-990-8 Awards: nil Blurb: In conservative Northern Nigeria, the salacious affair between 55-year-old widow Binta Zubairu and a 26 year-old weed dealer...

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THE WHISPERING TREES

Title: THE WHISPERING TREES Author: ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM Genre: Prose (Fiction) Pages: 161 Publisher: Parresia Publishers Limited Year of Publication: 2012 ISBN: 9789237251 (10), 978-9789237258 (13) Awards: Long-list Etisalat Prize for Literature (2014) Shortlist Caine Prize for African Writing Blurb: The Whispering Trees, award winning writer Abubakar Adam Ibrahim’s debut...

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